Young Credit Union Professionals will Crash the GAC 2018

Since 2010, members of Filene Research Institute’s Cooperative Trust have descended upon the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) to participate in conversations on the future and sustainability of the credit union industry. On February 25, 78 Crashers will join thousands of industry leaders in Washington, D.C. to Crash the GAC including Thomas Langer, Financial Advisor […]

CUNA-backed reg relief bill passes House

On January 19 the House passed the Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act (H.R. 2954), legislation introduced by Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) and backed by the Credit Union National Association. The bill would raise the reporting threshold for certain HMDA requirements. “This bill provides much-needed regulatory relief for credit unions, particularly smaller ones, and we’re pleased […]

ADA litigation and threats webinar planned for Jan. 18

Credit unions across the country are being threatened with litigation from a handful of plaintiffs’ law firms seeking to profit from the ambiguities in requirements for website accessibility under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Many of these threats come from the Pacific Trial Attorneys, based in Newport Beach, CA. In recent weeks, credit unions […]

Be a part of preserving and protecting the CU difference

The LSCU PAC Pin program is one of the top funding sources for LSCU & Affiliates’ political efforts, which aid credit union-friendly candidates and create a positive change for credit unions in Alabama and Florida. The League encourages credit union participation in this important program. The purchase of a pin is critical to ensure that […]

CUNA launches ADA website accessibility advocacy page

As CUNA continues to push for solutions to credit unions facing legal threats on website accessibility under the Americans With Disabilities Act, it has launched an advocacy page outlining the current situation and steps CUNA is taking. Credit unions are facing increased legal threats due to confusion over website compliance with the ADA.  CUNA has been working […]