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Alabama State GAC has successful first day

Attendees heard from legislators, CUNA's Ryan Donovan and LSCU staff. ... More

Sens Nelson and Sessions sign on to Interchange legislation; as do Reps. Hastings and Rivera

Credit unions in Alabama and Florida received a lift after four members of Congress signed on to House and Senate legislation. ... More

LSCU State GACs offer free pre-conference financial literacy training

Federal credit union directors can become compliant with the NCUA before either State GAC gets underway. ... More

Ads running in Alabama and Florida against the Durbin Amendment

Beginning this week, the Electronic Payments Coalition (EPC), with support from the LSCU, CUNA, America's Credit Unions and state Banker's Associations, began running ads across the country informing consumers that debit card fees may be raised because of the actions of Congress.... More

CUNA encouraged by Bernanke interchange pledge

The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) on Thursday said it is encouraged by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's pledge to ensure that a planned interchange rule carveout for small issuers is effective, but CUNA also emphasized the continued need to press for legislation to delay implementation of the overall rule.... More

The NCUA targets banks over credit union bond losses

Federal regulators are blaming Wall Street's biggest firms for the collapse of five institutions at the heart of the nation's credit-union industry and are seeking to recoup tens of billions of dollars in losses on securities that doomed the five.... More

Submit nominations for LSCU and CUNA awards

Credit unions have until Apr. 15 to submit nominations for LSCU Awards, as well as the Dora Maxwell, Louise Herring and Desjardins awards. ... More

Fed could cut card availability too deeply: CUNA

The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) continues to analyze the Federal Reserve's proposed changes to rules governing open-end credit plans. ... More

Sen. Udall states opinion on MBL in The Hill Blog

Sen. Mark Udall uses legislation to fight for credit unions and small businesses.... More

Action Alert issued for interchange legislation in the House and Senate

Credit unions should ask their lawmaker to co-sponsor their respective bills for a delay in implementing the Federal Reserve's proposed rule. ... More

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