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Birmingham News shows credit unions not raising fees

The Birmingham News quotes a bank expert saying more fees are coming. Credit unions and the League differ. ... More

2011 NCUA assessments will be 25 basis points

On Monday Aug. 29, the NCUA board announced its assessments for 2011 with a due date of Sept. 27. ... More

ACTION ALERT: Radio ad urges Congress to raise MBL cap

Late this week, the League and CUNA launched a statewide radio advertising campaign to urge Congress to raise the limit on credit union member business lending (MBL).... More

NCUA Letter: CUSO owned fixed assets do not count against fixed asset limit

Fixed assets owned by a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) do not count against the fixed asset limit at federally chartered credit unions, according to a National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) legal opinion letter.... More

Tom Dorety receives Wegner ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award

In recognition of his outstanding leadership and selfless commitment to the credit union industry, the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) recently announced Tom Dorety, president/CEO of Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union in Tampa, Fla., as one of two recipients of the 2012 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement.... More

LSCU Image Campaign raises more than $1.3 million, debuts Sept. 7

The LSCU Image Campaign, which debuts Sept. 7, will be the largest voluntary image campaign for a group of credit unions in the country. ... More

Send in your National Credit Union Youth Week 2012 theme ideas by Aug. 19

National Credit Union Youth Week is Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) official designation of an annual, national celebration for credit unions that support youth financial literacy all year long.... More

Mastercard lays out two-tiered plan in conference call


Mastercard informed credit unions it will implement a two-tiered system for institutions under $10 billion. ... More

Hike the Hill coming up Sept. 19-21

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The LSCU's annual Hike the Hill to Washington, D.C. is coming up Sept. 19-21, and the hotel room block cut-off date has been extended to Aug. 23.... More

NEW: SECUF Podcast with Amber Tynan


New in the Communications Audio Podcast section is a podcast interview with Southeastern Credit Union Foundation (SECUF) Executive Director, Amber R. Tynan.... More