CU Happenings – Jan. 12, 2018

Navigator shares holiday joy with children in community Employees of Navigator Credit Union in Mississippi, an affiliate of LSCU, gave up a Friday night in December to spread a little Christmas cheer to Gulf Coast children at the Lynn Meadows Discovery Center’s “Kids Street Christmas” event. The credit union mascot, Navvi-Gator (the financially savvy gator), […]

English’s motion for injunction denied, Mulvaney continues to lead CFPB

A federal court in D.C. turned down CFPB Deputy Director Leandra English’s motion for an injunction that would block the appointment of Mick Mulvaney as Acting Director. Judge Timothy Kelly denied the request by English to become the Acting Director.  This was the second time he ruled against English, saying the Federal Vacancies Reform Act […]

Buchanan named chair of Tax Policy Subcommittee

Florida Republican Vern Buchanan was named as chairman of the House Ways and Means Tax Policy Subcommittee and his new responsibilities include examining the tax reform bill President Donald Trump signed into law. Buchanan has been on the Ways and Means Committee since early 2011 and he has chaired the Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee […]

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 […]

GSTV: Let your community know you are there

You may have seen ads at your local gas station for credit unions. That’s because Gas Station TV (GSTV) is a proven way to let your community know about the services credit unions provide. GSTV grants the flexibility needed to drive the most value possible through customizable, localizable ad campaigns. It delivers the hard-to-reach, on-the-go […]

Mortgage delinquencies low but possibly increasing

CoreLogic released its monthly Loan Performance Insights Report, revealing that as of October 2017, the foreclosure inventory rate, which measures the share of mortgages in some stage of the foreclosure process, was 0.6 percent, down 0.2 percentage points from 0.8 percent in October 2016. The foreclosure inventory rate has held steady at 0.6 percent since […]