JMFA: How about some post-election peace of mind?

By Ron Jennings, John M. Floyd & Associates, Executive Vice President Now that the mid-term election is behind us, consumers await the outcome of promises made by both sides of the political spectrum regarding the economy, healthcare and other big picture issues that impact their quality of life and financial stability. According to a 2018 Bankrate […]

IRA Workshop scheduled for February

Registration is now open for the LSCU IRA Essentials & Advanced Training Workshop, Feb. 26-27 in Birmingham, AL. IRA Essentials Training is being offered for those who need to learn the basics of Traditional and Roth IRAs or want an updated, general refresher on IRA rules. IRA Advanced Training builds on the attendees’ knowledge of […]

Send in your PAC contributions for 2018

Now is the time to send in PAC contributions! Credit unions and chapters are encouraged to send all FedPAC and state PAC donations as soon as possible to meet or exceed their fundraising goals for 2018. These funds help elect credit union friendly candidates to office while also cultivating relationships with lawmakers and increasing access […]

Washington Wire – Dec. 4, 2018

According to the Washington Wire this week, due to President George H.W. Bush’s passing Friday night, the Congressional schedule is very likely to change, and both the House and Senate are in session this week. With government funding expiring on Friday at midnight, the Congress is expected to focus most of its energy on reaching […]

Regulators issue statement to give FIs flexibility on BSA compliance

The NCUA, along with the U.S. Department of Treasury and banking regulators, issued a statement on Dec. 3 designed to give financial institutions flexibility to be more innovative in how they comply with BSA requirements. The regulators told institutions to “consider, evaluate, and, where appropriate, responsibly implement innovative approaches to meet their Bank Secrecy Act […]

Update settings to receive education webinar notifications

The LSCU partners with Credit Union Webinar Network (CUWN) to bring you more than 150 webinars each year covering compliance, lending, regulations, security, operations, new accounts, collections, fraud, security, and other topics. CUWN has recently made improvements to serve you better. Unfortunately, some changes may have caused you to miss important webinar announcements. If you haven’t seen news […]