Trump nominates Hood to NCUA Board

President Donald Trump nominated Rodney Hood to National Credit Union Administration board, replacing Democrat Rick Metsger. Metsger’s term technically expired last August. In response to the announcement, Credit Union National Association Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan said, “CUNA and the Leagues congratulate Rodney Hood on his nomination by President Trump to the NCUA Board,” said CUNA […]

GSTV: Gets locals to pump, look and listen

The trend to buy local is a movement that continues to gain steam. Your credit union is an important business in your community so get your credit union local exposure with Gas Station TV (GSTV). Advertising with GSTV is one surefire way to convert community members to credit union members. It’s a failsafe and cost-effective […]

InfoSight Spotlight: CUNA submits comments to FCC regarding reassigned numbers database

CUNA filed a comment letter to the FCC regarding its proposal to create a Reassigned Numbers Database for purposes of compliance with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Our comments state that the Commission should establish a comprehensive, easy-to-use and affordable reassigned numbers database and provide a safe harbor from TCPA liability for calling a reassigned […]

Florida growth in use of cryptocurrency prompts warning from Patronis

A notification from Jimmy Patronis, Florida’s chief financial officer, announced the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently appointed Valerie Szczepanik as its new “cryptocurrency chief,” a first-of-its kind position. Patronis has directed his staff to discuss with her how to protect consumers in the state with cryptocurrency growing in Florida. The Seminole County Tax Collector […]

AL and FL CU professionals attend SRCUS

Alabama and Florida attendees of the Southeast Regional Management School in Athens, GA celebrated the graduation of third-year students on June 15. The Southeast CUNA Management School’s mission is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to meet the leadership challenges that arise in the credit union industry. Giving back to the community is a […]