Envision Credit Union recently announced that it will offer free Financial Education workshops, online or in the classroom, to assist educators in meeting the requirements of HB 7071, Florida’s new Workforce Education Bill. The bill, signed into law in June 2019, promotes career readiness and workforce opportunities for students in Florida and requires that all […]
The prevalence of data breaches today has led CUNA to launch its latest Member Activation Program (MAP) campaign, calling on credit unions to make Congress aware that there cannot be data privacy without data security. CUNA will host a free webinar on the campaign Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. ET. MAP is a program designed […]
A record-high number of students are opting for higher education, and that path to college and universities is leading them into significant debt. Based on a Pew Research Center analysis of recently released data from the Federal Reserve Board’s 2018 Survey of Household Economics and Decision making, five key facts have emerged. About one-third of […]
LSCU credit unions and advocacy teams meet with local representatives during recess LSCU Advocacy teams and credit union leaders in Alabama and Florida have been active in visiting their representatives while they are in recess and back home from Washington, D.C. This week, Alabama credit union leaders (pictured at right) met with Rep. Gary Palmer, […]
League InfoSight, a consortium of state credit union associations, has agreed to sell its compliance management system, ComplySight, to AffirmXCU, LLC. The sale includes a combination of cash and stock, and a seat on AffirmCU’s board for League InfoSight. Together the two compliance management systems serve more than 370 credit unions spanning nearly every state. […]
You can now register for the LSCU Bank Secrecy Act Workshop in Mobile, AL, on Oct. 9. Credit union staff, board members, and volunteers needing to fulfill the requirements for BSA training. There are three options for attending: BSA Essentials/$85, BSA Advanced/$85, or both sessions/$155. Click here to sign up today.