Senate passes S. 2155

Last night,  the Senate passed S. 2155, a CUNA-supported relief bill that will improve the current operating environment for credit unions and community banks nationwide. The Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act is a victory for consumers served by credit unions and aligns with the core efforts behind CUNA’s Campaign for Common Sense Regulation. “We thank the Senators who put party politics […]

President’s Point – February 19, 2018

We all recall what a disastrous year many Americans experienced in the Southeast and the Caribbean with the hurricanes of 2017. A few days after Hurricane Harvey devastated Texas, leaving 70 dead, Floridians felt the impact of Hurricane Irma, a 650-mile-wide storm that wrought havoc across our state and region with sustained winds of 185 […]

Paycheck increases create ‘Golden Opportunity’ for savings

Last month, the Internal Revenue Service released updated withholding tables for employers, reflecting changes to individual tax brackets passed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act last December. Many employees will begin to see increases in their paychecks in February, the IRS said in a press release. Now, February has arrived, and that means employers have a short window to […]