FFIEC provides update of exam modernization project

The members of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) announced an update on its examination modernization project that was undertaken following the review of regulations under the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act (EGRPRA). The project’s scope is to identify and assess ways to improve the effectiveness, efficiency, and quality of community financial […]

SECUF announces availability of scholarships

The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation announces it has scholarships available. Each chapter will be awarded one $500 scholarship annually to present to the person of their choice, (within LSCU guidelines). We are encouraging chapters to create a “Chapter Champion award” to be given to someone the chapter feels has been exceptionally active within the chapter […]

CFPB seeks applicants for its Credit Union Advisory Council

The CFPB has published its request for applications for membership on the CFPB Credit Union Advisory Council on its site.  Specifically, the CFPB is looking for credit union personnel who are involved in consumer protection, financial services, community development, fair lending and civil rights, and consumer financial products. Additionally, the CFPB is interested in representatives […]

CU priorities addressed in omnibus spending bill

Last night, the Senate approved their fiscal year 2018 omnibus spending legislation, which was also passed by the House earlier in the day. The bill contains many wins for credit unions and now heads to President Trump’s desk. CUNA and the Leagues again won a battle in the bill to keep the NCUA out of […]

CU Happenings – March 23, 2018

IBMSECU’s Southeast Credit Union Foundation hosts virtual 5K IBM Southeast Employees’ Credit Union’s Southeast Credit Union Foundation, will host the first Kilometers for our Community Virtual 5k on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22. The mission of the Southeast Credit Union Foundation is to improve the lives of children and families in the communities the […]