Nussle highlights CU difference at CUNA GAC

The traditional opening of the CUNA GAC includes a drum and fife corp, a color guard, and a credit union  representative from each state walking in with the state flag. CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle also challenged credit unions to tell the #CUDifference with 15-second videos through social media. It’s not just for CUNA GAC attendees, […]

Treasury, NCUA partner to increase opportunities for low-income credit unions

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, Monday, signed an agreement that will streamline the application process for low-income credit unions to become certified as Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI). Credit unions that obtain CDFI certification can access training and competitive award programs provided by the […]

CUNA GAC kicks off with LSCU Welcome Reception

With near record attendance for Alabama and Florida credit unions, as well as for the entire CUNA GAC, festivities kicked off Sunday with some sessions, author Daniel Pink, and the LSCU Welcome Reception. Located the Grand Hyatt, the LSCU host hotel, the LSCU Welcome Reception was standing room only as credit unions got reacquainted, made […]

Capitol visits dominated day one of the Florida State GAC

At the heart of the Florida Credit Union Association State Governmental Affairs Conference is visiting with lawmakers and building relationships. Credit unions spent four hours at the Capitol on Tuesday making nearly 30 visits. In the evening, attendees spent another two hours mingling with lawmakers, mainly Senators as the House was still in session. These […]