Funding CDRLF at $2M is of critical importance for CUs

NCUA’s Community Development Revolving Loan Fund (CDRLF) is a critically important program and should be fully funded at $2 million in fiscal year 2020, CUNA wrote to House and Senate appropriators this week. The House-passed Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2020 provides $2 million for the CDRLF, but the FSGG bill […]

Learn ‘Fast track to leadership’ at SLDC

Jill Nowacki, president & CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut, will deliver a presentation on Fast Track to Leadership at the Southeast Leadership and Development Conference, Nov. 6-8 in Point Clear, Ala. Key points to be discussed include integrating personal values in career planning, when to stay and when to go, taking charge […]

LSCU plans YPG Think Tank Conference

Plans for the LSCU’s YP Think Tank are underway. This is a premiere conference for emerging leaders in the credit union industry on Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET at Community 1st Credit Union of Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. This free event is open to members of LSCU’s Young Professionals Group. In […]

Following cybersecurity protocol is key to protection

Credit unions are uber conscious of cybersecurity and can share information with their staff and members to help them protect their personal information. We’re already two weeks into the 16th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which kicked off on Oct. 1 with a new message to Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT., reminding everyone of […]

SECUF wins Biz Kid$ Business Plan Competition Grant

The National Credit Union Foundation’s Board of Directors has approved new Biz Kid$ Business Plan Competition Grants for 2019-2020, totaling $25,000. The LSCU’s Southeastern Credit Union Foundation was one of three recipients. The SECUF will work with the Greater Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair, partnering with credit unions and a local Young Credit Union Professional […]

NCUA Board finalizes rule changes affecting CUs

Credit unions should be aware of recent compliance changes involving several finalized rules by the NCUA Board. These include the PAL II, Federal credit union bylaws and Supervisory Committee rules. Payday Alternative Loans II The Board has created the PAL II to complement the PAL product by allowing a member to borrow up to $2,000 […]