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Alabama and Florida credit unions show strong growth in 2013

Alabama and Florida credit unions have shown strong growth over 2013. Collectively Alabama and Florida credit unions have added 161,000 new members, $2.2 billion in assets, and $178 million in new member business loans - all in 2013.... More

Today is "Thank You Thursday"

Today, in response to a joint letter issued to the House Ways and Means Committee from ABA-ICBA, CUNA is holding a "Thank You Thursday" campaign similar to "Don't Tax Tuesday". Be sure to tweet members of the House Ways & Means Committee and thank them for their exclusion of CUs from new taxes.... More

Bill Cheney to leave CUNA in mid-June

CUNA CEO Bill Cheney announces that he will leave CUNA in mid-June to join SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union in Santa Ana, CA.... More

Jolly wins Florida District 13 Special Election

Republicans hold on to the District 13 seat that covers Pinellas county. David Jolly now heads to Washington, D.C. after defeating Democrat Alex Sink.... More

Johnson and Crapo announce agreement on housing finance reform

Politico reports that Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson (D-SD) and Ranking Member Mike Crapo (R-ID) announced they have reached an agreement on a housing finance reform proposal.... More

More Risk Based Capital information in March 19 webinar

For even more information about the risk-based capital proposal, and what it means for your credit union (now or in the future), tune in to CUNA's webinar on March 19.... More

Special election today

In Florida, LSCU endorsed candidate Alex Sink faces David Jolly in tomorrow's Congressional District 13 special election.... More

NCUA offers cybersecurity resources

The NCUA unveiled a new cybersecurity page to help credit unions and provide resources.... More

Credit union commentary posted in Palm Beach Post, Miami Herald

LSCU & Affiliates President/CEO Patrick La Pine wrote a commentary on the Florida legislative session that has been posted in two South Florida papers. ... More

Alabama and Florida families featured in CU Times

The Credit Union Times recently ran an article on seven families in the credit union business. Three families from Alabama and Florida were featured.... More