Detecting and preventing ransomware starts with four key steps

The NCUA provides valuable information about an internet threat. Ransomware is a type of trojan—malware designed to provide unauthorized, remote access to a user’s computer—that was first seen in 1989 and dubbed the AIDS Trojan. The original infection was found on floppy disks that were handed out at a conference. Once the user’s machine was […]

Bowling Tournament kicks off FL Advocacy Conference

The LSCU Florida Advocacy Conference will be held early this year, Jan. 30-31, 2018, and is preceded by a lively tradition, the Tallahassee Chapter of CU’s annual bowling tournament at Seminole Bowl in Tallahassee. The tourney begins with registration, pizza and beverages on Monday, Jan. 29, followed by a fun-filled and competitive tournament from 6:30 […]

CUNA announces keynote speakers for 2018 GAC

Credit Union National Association has announced three keynote speakers at the 2018 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference. During CUNA GAC, attendees will learn from the following speakers along with additional influential minds in business, politics and media to deal with new and upcoming problems and situations that will be important to the future of the credit […]

CU Happenings – Dec. 15, 2017

IBMSECU’s Southeast Credit Union Foundation host first Jingle Bells benefit This month, IBM Southeast Employees’ Credit Union’s Southeast Credit Union Foundation is hosting its inaugural Jingle Bells at the Branches events. The SECU Foundation believes that children are our future and that investing in their success now is important. Members of the community were invited […]

DOD publishes guidelines on MLA

The Department of Defense (DOD) published CUNA-requested guidance on changes to the Military Lending Act (MLA) recently. CUNA is currently reviewing the guidance to determine its impact.CUNA has been strongly pushing for this guidance to resolve confusions credit unions have over the changes to the MLA finalized in July 2015 that expand the types of […]