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LSCU State GAC concludes with lawmaker visits; regulators

The final day of the LSCU State Government Affairs Conference in Tallahassee featured lawmaker visits for most of the day. ... More

LSCU State GAC in Tallahassee immersed credit unions in the issues

The LSCU State Governmental Affairs Conference looked at federal and state issues, while give credit unions a chance to visit with their lawmakers. ... More

House Dem lashes committee's GOP chair for protecting banks

The chairman of a key House committee refused to investigate abusive practices by big banks but went out of his way to make sure the banks were not the “highly improbable” victims of extortion by Occupy Wall Street protestors, a member of that committee said.... More

Secure First CU in Alabama damaged in early morning tornado

Secure First CU, in the background, received extensive damage from Jan. 23 tornado. Photo courtesy-WBRC.

Central Alabama was hit with tornadoes early Monday morning. One credit union suffered extensive damage. ... More

Listerhill CU testifies in CFPB field hearing; Cordray meets with credit unions

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau held a field hearing in Birmingham and later met with credit unions. ... More

Southeast Corporate and Corporate One sign merger agreement

Southeast Corporate is still looking for credit unions to return their non-binding letters of commitment. ... More

NCUA's Matz to host free webinar with CFPB Director Cordray

National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Debbie Matz will host a free webinar with Richard Cordray, the first President-appointed director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 3 p.m. EST.... More

"Yes, You can dump your bank" writes Yahoo

Yahoo Finance posted an article recently spelling out how to dump your bank including finding a credit union. ... More

LSCU/LEVERAGE offices closed Monday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr Day

The League and LEVERAGE will observe the holiday on Monday and return to work on Tuesday Jan. 17. ... More

CFPB to convene field hearing on payday lending in Birmingham


On January 19, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will convene the agency’s first field hearing in Birmingham, Ala. to discuss payday lending products.... More