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NCUA's Matz to host free webinar with CFPB Director Cordray

National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Debbie Matz will host a free webinar with Richard Cordray, the first President-appointed director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 3 p.m. EST.... More

"Yes, You can dump your bank" writes Yahoo

Yahoo Finance posted an article recently spelling out how to dump your bank including finding a credit union. ... More

LSCU/LEVERAGE offices closed Monday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr Day

The League and LEVERAGE will observe the holiday on Monday and return to work on Tuesday Jan. 17. ... More

CFPB to convene field hearing on payday lending in Birmingham


On January 19, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will convene the agency’s first field hearing in Birmingham, Ala. to discuss payday lending products.... More

ACIPCO FCU members receive rebate for 19th year

The amount ACIPCO FCU, based in Birmingham, will rebate to members is $1.4 million. ... More

HB 669 loses close vote

In a narrow 7-8 vote, a bill to allow credit unions to accept municipal deposits did not get out of committee. ... More

Public Deposits bill to be heard Wednesday; Action Alert initiated

HB 669 will be the second item heard Wednesday by the House Insurance and Banking subcommittee. ... More

2012 CUNA schools, conferences lineup set

The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) has set its lineup of schools and conferences for 2012.... More

2012 Florida Legislative Session kicks off Jan. 10 in Tallahassee

The 2012 Florida Legislative Session kicks off Jan. 10 in Tallahassee, Florida and the League is gearing up to move credit union legislation forward.... More

BSA, SAR filings tick up in 2011

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The total number of Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) filings and the number of Suspicious Activity Reports (SARS) filed both increased in fiscal 2011, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) said in its Annual Report.... More