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McWatters takes oath, joins NCUA board

The Honorable J. Mark McWatters takes oath of office and joins the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) as its 21st board member.... More

UPS latest giant to fall prey to data breach

Add shipping giant United Parcel Service (UPS) to the list of merchants that have suffered a data breach that compromised its customers' credit and debit card information.... More

Treasury provides $325 million in bond guarantees for investment in underserved communities

The U.S. Treasury Department announced that it has guaranteed $325 million in new bonds to help support economic development opportunities in low-income and underserved communities across the country.... More

Tampa TV highlights credit union success

Fox 13 TV station in Tampa recently ran a story on how Millennials are searching for credit unions and how credit unions are marketing to them.... More

League hits the campaign trail

Leading up to the November elections, the League will hit the campaign trail in certain races. Recently the League walked for Brad Drake for the House District 5 race.... More

EMV task force update: 575M chip cards issued by 2015

A group of electronic payment industry organizations have predicted more than 575 million chip-enabled credit and debit cards will be issued by the end of 2015.... More

Number of low-income credit unions passes 2,100 mark

Two years after the National Credit Union Administration announced its low-income credit union initiative, 2,107 federally insured credit unions now have the low-income designation, the agency said Friday.... More

26 percent of Senate, 76 percent of House now have voiced RBC plan concerns

Two more U.S. senators have sent a letter of concern to the NCUA regarding its risk-based capital proposal, bringing the total number of Senate lawmakers to weigh in to 26.... More

Share your exam experience with the League

CUNA and the LSCU & Affiliates urge credit unions to fill out a post-exam survey to be shared with the regulators.... More

Credit unions pass 100 million member milestone; Alabama and Florida credit union membership at record high

Credit unions have surpassed 100 million members nationwide – equating to one in every three Americans. The 100 million mark was eclipsed in June. Alabama credit unions have 1.8 million members, while Florida credit unions have 4.8 million members. Both are record highs for membership.... More