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Budet elected by acclamation to CUNA Board

Tony C. Budet, president of University FCU, Austin, Texas, has been elected by acclamation to the open CUNA Board seat in District 5, Class 5, CUNA announced Monday.... More

New NCUA economic YouTube video now available

The NCUA Chief Economist John Worth talks about how an improving economy impacts credit unions. ... More

March mergers continue trend

The National Credit Union Administration announced 21 mergers in March, citing six primary reasons for the consolidations.... More

New NCUA video preps CUs for improving economy

The improving economy's impact on credit unions, and how credit unions can access the latest economic data online, are both addressed in the latest YouTube briefing by National Credit Union Administration Chief Economist John Worth.... More

ACI op-ed: MBL cap inhibits competition, hurts small business

American Consumer Institute (ACI) Center for Citizen Research President Steve Pociask, in an editorial published in The Hill last week, said the only "unlevel playing field" in the fight between credit unions and banks regarding increased member business lending (MBL) is that credit unions are subject to an MBL cap that prevents them from lending to small businesses.... More

Two elected to South Carolina CU League board

South Carolina credit unions elected one new director and re-elected another to the South Carolina Credit Union League (SCCUL) Board of Directors, and both will serve full three-year terms.... More

40 CU professionals become CU Dev. Educators

Forty credit union professionals were guided by eight program facilitators and mentors through the week-long Credit Union Development Education Training. The April 18-25 training was held on the University of Wisconsin campus in Madison, Wis., said the National Credit Union Foundation.... More

Federation highlights CU difference at NYC Green Festival

The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions and several of its member credit unions highlighted their advantages for individuals looking for affordable financial services and access to credit, during New York City's Green Festival held at the New York City's Javits Convention Center earlier this month.... More

Illinois league seats new board, officials elected

Many elections by the Illinois Credit Union League (ICUL) and affiliated organizations have taken place at ICUL's 82nd Annual Convention, including the seating of ICUL's new 12-member board of directors.... More

The Hill blog refutes banks claims on MBLs

The president of the American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research writes that bankers claims are baseless. ... More