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Weather causing delays and closures along Gulf coast

A number of credit unions and branches along the Gulf coast in Alabama and Florida are either closed or on delays due to heavy rain.... More

Risk-based capital presentation now available on video

The League has been holding several risk-based capital meetings across both states. If you have not been able to make it to one of those meetings, you can watch the presentation from your office.... More

CFPB plans to launch e-closing pilot program later this year

CFPB plans to launch an e-closing pilot program later this year in response to current frustrations with the mortgage closing process. The new program hopes to give more control over the process with technology.... More

McWatters NCUA nomination approved by Senate Banking Committe

The nomination of J. Mark McWatters to become a member of the National Credit Union Administration board was cleared to go to the full U.S. Senate for final confirmation.... More

NCUA passes stress test rules

During its monthly board meeting, the NCUA passed a modified version of its stress test rule for credit union over $10 billion in assets.... More

Clawson wins Florida District 19 GOP Special Election

With the Special Election win under his belt, Curt Clawson will now move on to the general election in June.... More

NCUA to hold Financial Literacy chat at 11 am

The NCUA will hold a financial literacy chat on Twitter on Wednesday at 11 am. ... More

Lawmakers seek colleagues' backing on RBC plan changes

Two members of the House Financial Services Committee, are circulating a letter among House colleagues urging the NCUA to consider changes to its proposed risk-based capital (RBC) regulations.... More

LSCU & Affiliates warns members: Beware of hotel "room block pirates"

With the 2014 Southeast Credit Union Conference right around the corner, the LSCU & Affiliates warns members against "room block pirates" which are sham housing companies that contact members and exhibitors after an event registration opens with fraudulent offerings of hotel room.... More

Alabama PAC Trustees endorse DeMarco in District 6 race

The Alabama PAC Trustees are endorsing Republican Paul DeMarco for the U.S. House seat currently held by Rep. Spencer Bachus.... More