Hike the Hill kicks off with visit to NCUA

The League’s two-day fall Hike the Hill kicked off Wednesday with a private meeting between NCUA Board Member Mark McWatters and Alabama and Florida credit unions. McWatters thanked the credit unions for traveling to Washington to meet with him at the NCUA’s offices. The meeting began with a conversation about the NCUA’s member business lending […]

LSCU partners with the Federation for CDFI certification webinar

LSCU and the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) are partnering to put on a webinar focusing on the advantages of becoming certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and the application process. The webinar is scheduled for Oct. 15 at 3 p.m. ET/2 p.m. CT. The Federation’s Credit Union Breakthrough […]

Image Campaign off and running

The 2015 Cooperative Image Campaign for Alabama and Florida credit unions is now live across 14 media markets between the two states. Consumers will see TV ads, hear radio ads, as well as see digital ads, social media ads, and billboards, depending on the money raised in each media market. The three new “shareable content” […]

Android Pay to begin Oct. 5

The new Android Pay was officially announced last week. It’s being touted as a simple and secure way to make purchases with an Android phone. The release stated that Android Pay is welcome at more than one million locations across the country. Navy Federal Credit Union is among the first financial institutions to offer it. […]

Cooperative Image Campaign debuts today

The 2015 Cooperative Image Campaign for Alabama and Florida credit unions is now live across 14 media markets between the two states. Consumers will see TV ads, hear radio ads, as well as see digital, social media, and billboards, depending on the money raised in each media market. The three new “shareable content” ads will […]

Senators introduce MBL Bill

Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), and Jack Reed (D-R.I.) introduced legislation Thursday that would raise the member business lending cap. The bill, which is similar to legislation introduced by former Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.), would increase the MBL cap to 27.5 percent of assets from the current cap of 12.25 percent. Representatives Ed […]