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NCUA approves Corporate One, Southeast Corporate merger

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On Feb. 16, Ohio-based Corporate One Federal Credit Union and Florida-based Southeast Corporate Federal Credit Union announced that the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) approved their merger plan at a closed-door NCUA Board meeting today.... More

Update: Action Alert updated upon committee re-assignment

On Feb. 15, the League sent out an Action Alert urging credit unions to contact their representatives regarding HB 315 and SB 299 filed in the House and Senate seeking to make credit unions qualified public depositories. Though the House bill is still in the Financial Services Committee, the Senate bill has moved committees. ... More

Bachus joins 2012 GAC list of speakers

House Financial Services Chairman Spencer Bachus will speak during the Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), which takes place March 18-22. ... More

LEVERAGE touts Group Purchasing power on CU Insight

CU Insight website publishes LEVERAGE article showing how credit unions can save big by collaboration. ... More

Supplemental Capital bill filed, will help credit unions

In a bill CUNA says will enhance the safety and soundness of the credit union system, Reps. Peter King (R-NY) and Brad Sherman (D-CA) have proposed to permit the NCUA to allow credit unions to accept additional forms of capital, provided it does not alter the cooperative ownership structure of credit unions.... More

Credit unions join small businesses in Washington, D.C.

CUNA, Small business owners and credit unions spent some time with lawmakers talking about MBLs. ... More

Credit unions’ push puts bankers in tailspin

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Credit unions have a new tactic in their push for a greater slice of the business-loan market: tying the lending-limit increase they want from Congress to other measures that are supported by their rivals in the banking industry.... More

Florida CFO Atwater to launch Bank On in Tampa and Orlando

The Bank On events aim to help the underserved begin to access services from credit unions or other financial institutions. ... More

Key lawmakers added to 2012 GAC speaking lineup

The lineup for the Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) continues to grow.... More

Legacy for Good Foundation joins more than 900 nonprofits for Alabama Gives Day

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On Feb. 2, more than 900 nonprofit organizations, including Legacy Credit Union's Legacy For Good Foundation, joined together for one big day to harness the power of individual contributions statewide, connecting new and existing donors with thousands of Alabama nonprofits.... More