Nominate your CU Rock Star by June 15

Credit Union Magazine is still accepting nominations for its Sixth Annual Credit Union Rock Stars Program. The nomination deadline is June 15. Sponsored by Fiserv, Credit Union Rock Stars are professionals and volunteers in credit union organizations who distinguish themselves through their dedication, ingenuity, performance, excellence, and contributions to their organizations and the industry. Credit Union Rock […]

CFPB dismisses members of advisory board

CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan said a multimember commission leading the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection would provide more consistency for the entities affected by bureau activities Wednesday, in response to the bureau announcing it would restructure its outreach activities. The bureau has dismissed all members of the Consumer Advisory Board (CAB), though the bureau noted […]

SCUCE kicks off with a bang

The first day of SCUCE started off with a literal bang, with participants raising funds for the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation in a golf outing that included a potato gun shoot. Winners of the golf tournament include first place team: Lee Chandler, Will Coplin, Mark Johnson and Morgan Reynolds ($100 each); second place team: Alvin Cowans, […]

CUNA supports Cooperative Trust, new mentorship program

The Filene Research Institute announces that Credit Union National Association (CUNA) has renewed its primary sponsorship of the Cooperative Trust for another three years, making it possible for the group to embark on a new mentorship program and Crash events. The Cooperative Trust, Filene’s award-winning community for credit union young professionals, continues to grow and […]

JMFA advises how to best avoid a cyber attack

Charles Shanley, Executive Vice President of John M. Floyd & Associates, shares his knowledge about the status of cyber security today. If we’ve learned anything from the recent Facebook/Cambridge Analytica debacle that affected 87 million people, it’s this: our personal data is ripe for the picking. Mitigating cyber security risks should rank at the top of every CEO’s priority […]

SCUCE kicks off with golf, workshops, sessions

The Southeast Credit Union Conference and Expo began this morning with an early tee-time for supporters of the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation. Today’s sessions include a new attendee orientation, as well as sessions on how to respond to violence in the workplace and an update on cannabis banking. The silent auction is ongoing with online bidders vying […]