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Highlights from the Hill - lawmaker visits

The two-day fall Hike the Hill wrapped up Wednesday with visits to Alabama and Florida lawmakers. Attendees saw lots of support for credit union issues including a new bill for veterans.... More

Highlights from the Hill

Hike the Hill kicked off Tuesday with a meeting at the NCUA. The meeting included the first League meeting for new board member Mark McWatters.... More

New report examines immigrants, financial institutions, and financial inclusion in America

A new report from the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) examines unique financial circumstances of immigrants and identifies seven key strategies that financial institutions can adopt to build long-term relationships with this underserved demographic group.... More

Jim Nussle, former House Budget Committee chair and director of OMB, named CUNA president/CEO

Jim Nussle, a former nine-term congressman and director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, is announced as CUNA's new president and CEO.... More

League creates 100 Million Member video

The LSCU & Affiliates was challenged to produce a video about credit unions having 100 million members. The video now asks you to do something.... More

Sen. Hukill to file personal financial literacy education act for students

Sen. Dorothy L. Hukill (R-Port Orange) will file legislation for 2015 requiring high school students to take a half-credit, full-semester course in personal financial literacy education as a graduation requirement. This is a bill that will be a priority for the League in 2015.... More

Home Depot’s suspected breach adds security pressure

Home Depot Inc. (HD)’s investigation of a suspected hacker attack is renewing pressure on retailers and credit-card providers to strengthen payment-system security.... More

NASCUS announces Lucy Ito as the association’s new chief executive officer

The NASCUS Board of Directors and Advisory Council are pleased to announce the selection of Lucy Ito as the organization’s next president/chief executive officer.... More

Wal-Mart to issue EMV MasterCards within next few weeks

Wal-Mart announced holders of its branded MasterCard will be receiving new cards with EMV (Europay-Visa-MasterCard) chips embedded within the next few weeks.... More

LSCU offices closed Monday, Sept. 1

In observance of Labor Day, the LSCU & Affiliates offices will be closed this Monday, Sept. 1.... More