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 […]

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 […]

Final Risk-Based Capital Rule on NCUA’s Oct. 18 meeting agenda

The NCUA board will vote on finalizing changes to its risk-based capital at its Oct. 18 meeting, according to the agenda released by the agency Thursday. CUNA supports the proposal, but has expressed numerous concerns about the agency’s RBC approach in general. “NCUA should be commended for its work on this proposal, particularly Chairman McWatters, who opposed […]

Join the LSCU in efforts to meet needs resulting from Hurricane Michael

The LSCU’s Tallahassee office was running with only about half of its staff on Friday due to Hurricane Michael, but members of the Southeast Disaster Coordinating Council (SDCC) were able to make contact with Bay Credit Union, Innovations Federal Credit Union, Panhandle Educators Federal Credit Union, and Tyndall Federal Credit Union, four Panama City-based credit unions. The League has also been […]

SECUF takes action to assist CU staff

Several LSCU staff members, including Juli Lewis, director of the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, have made trips to the areas hit the hardest to take supplies, assist in getting the credit unions repaired and able to assist members as quickly as possible. “I can’t even describe the devastation, even after watching the news and seeing […]

Vining Sparks 4Q Economic Outlook webinar

On Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. CT, Vining Sparks will hold a 4th Quarter Economic Outlook Webinar to summarize the economic environment, as well as provide an updated growth and interest rate projections.The U.S. economy continues to grow at a solid rate, the labor market continues to tighten, but inflation has remained modest.  This combination has enabled […]

Washington Wire – Oct. 16, 2018

CUNA hosted a webinar on October 10th with Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection staff on changes to Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) reporting requirements. A recording of the webinar is available for free to CUNA members, and will be available shortly. Partial exemptions from HMDA reporting are part of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection […]