NCUA to vote on operating budget, bonds proposal Nov. 15

The NCUA board will vote on the agency’s 2019-2020 budget at its Nov. 15 meeting, according to the agenda released last week. CUNA presented last month at NCUA’s budget briefing, and submitted written comments on the proposed budget this week. The NCUA’s proposed 2019 operating budget is $304.4 million, a $1.7 million (0.6 percent) increase from the 2018 board-approved budget. CUNA […]

Upcoming webinars ‘Open Eyes’ to credit unions

The launch of CUNA’s “Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union” early next year is fast approaching. This program gives the unique opportunity to amplify the voices of credit unions across the country by speaking with a united voice. CUNA needs the continued and growing support of leagues, credit unions, and business partners. Three webinars […]

LSCU resources for storm response

A state of emergency has been declared for Alabama and Florida as Hurricane Michael continues to gather strength in the Caribbean. Credit unions are preparing for the arrival of the storm by midday on Wednesday. The LSCU is ready to provide resources and support to any credit unions who may be impacted. The League will […]

LSCU holds All-Staff retreat in Tallahassee

The LSCU hosted an All-Staff Retreat at its Tallahassee headquarters this week as part of our ongoing efforts at building a strong organization culture. Staff from Alabama and Florida, along with employees from other states converged in Florida to become better acquainted, recharge, and discuss best practices in serving our credit unions. After a welcome […]

Key differences drive multicultural consumer behavior

Over the past five years, multicultural consumers* have accounted for 100 percent of the U.S. population growth and 61 percent of credit union membership growth. As the population becomes increasingly diverse, understanding cultural differences might cause credit unions to reconsider their communication messages and product delivery channels. Our What Matters Now™: Insights from Multicultural Consumers […]

CU Happenings – Back to school and Best Place to Work Honors

Pen Air Federal CU promotes “Tag a Teacher” for school grant possibilities  Pen Air Federal CU recently unveiled its newest program for local student success. The program NEXT  is a financial and business resource for teens and young adults coming soon to local high schools. The credit union has challenged its members to tag a *high […]