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Alabama Credit Union Act Update passes Senate Committee unanimously

Updates to the Alabama Credit Union Act passed the Alabama Senate Committee on Banking and Insurance unanimously this week.... More

'Vishing' scam uses NCUA name to con targets

NCUA is warning consumers to beware of a new telephone fraud, known as a “vishing” scheme, that is using the agency’s name in an attempt to obtain personal financial information.... More

La Pine meets with Rep. Bachus, first credit union data breach numbers are out

CUNA has released the first credit union numbers related to the Target breach. Alabama and Florida credit unions have incurred $1.8 million in costs. LSCU & Affiliates President/CEO Patrick La Pine met with Rep. Spencer Bachus on Monday to discuss data breach.... More

FCUA hires new contract lobbying firm

The Florida Credit Union Association announces Floridian Partners, LLC as their new contract lobbying firm.... More

Catch the $ave Wave at this year's National Credit Union Youth Week

Catch the $ave Wave during this year's National Credit Union Youth Week, April 20-26, by encouraging kids to set up savings accounts and learn how to manage money.... More

League offices closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Both Birmingham and Tallahassee League offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 19 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.... More

Sens. Carper, Blunt reintroduce legislation to protect consumers from fraud

Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) introduce a bill that would establish clear rules of the road throughout US for public and private entities to help prevent and respond to a data breach.... More

Tax reform bubbles up with new message

The House appears to be continuing to push tax reform. It's just in a different way.... More

Jolly wins Florida primary for Congressional District 13

In the primary for Florida Congressional District 13, David Jolly won the Republican nomination by beating out two challengers. He now moves on to the special election.... More

Florida to name new Lieutenant Governor

Carlos Lopez-Cantera is expected to be appointed by Gov. Rick Scott as lieutenant governor for the next 10 months.... More