CUs increase giving with Charitable Donation Accounts

Credit unions can elevate their donations to good causes through Charitable Donation Accounts, which are rapidly growing in popularity. In December 2013, NCUA opened the door for federal credit unions to contribute to charitable donation accounts (CDA) that use investments previously not compliant with Part 703. Many states now allow state-chartered credit unions to have […]

CUNA Mutual launches data & analytics services business

CUNA Mutual Group recently launched CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics, LLC, the new data and analytics technology and services business created to help credit unions deliver a better member experience through actionable data insights. The industry’s most integrated end-to-end solution brings together data management, reporting and performance management, and advanced analytics into one complete offering. “Credit […]

George W. Bush to Speak at CUNA GAC

Attend the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference Feb. 25-March 1 for an exclusive conversation with George W. Bush where he will discuss the challenges facing our nation in the 21st century and the power of freedom. The conference is CUNA’s biggest event, gathering thousands of credit union leaders in Washington, D.C. to advocate for a stronger […]

Florida/Alabama Advocacy Conferences planned for early 2018

You won’t want to miss this LSCU & Affiliates signature event! Not just for CEO’s, the Florida Advocacy Conference provides you with excellent opportunities to meet with your lawmakers about important issues facing the credit union industry. This year’s Florida conference will be held in Tallahassee, FL, at the Governor’s Club Jan. 30-Jan. 31. Alabama’s […]

Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill Released

The Senate Committee on Appropriations released the FY2018 chairmen’s recommendation and explanatory statement for the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill on Monday. The recommendation totals $20.8 billion, $637 million below the FY2017 enacted level. The measure maintains funding to encourage small business growth, improve Internal Revenue Service accountability, and strengthen counterterrorism, cybersecurity and agency […]