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 […]

Current laws, regs ensure CU member data is protected

Current laws and examination practices ensure that credit unions members private information is properly protected, CUNA wrote Tuesday to the Senate Commerce Committee. CUNA’s letter was sent to committee leadership for the record its hearing on safeguards protecting consumer data privacy. “Privacy and the use consumers’ personal information is likely to a major issue for technology, fintech […]

Room blocks open for 2019 AL, FL Advocacy Conferences

The LSCU’s Florida Advocacy Conference and Alabama Advocacy Conference are planned for early spring 2019. Mark your calendar for the Alabama conference, March 19-20 in Montgomery, AL, and for the Florida conference, March 26-27 in Tallahassee, FL. Hotel information is now available. These conferences present an opportunity for credit union leaders to gather and learn […]

Pen Air FCU makes list of outstanding CUs

A new analysis has identified what it says are the 10 “most outstanding” credit unions in the United States that nearly anyone can join. Pen Air Federal Credit Union made the elite list. To arrive at its list of 10 outstanding credit unions, Kiplinger said it weighed factors that included fees, minimum-balance requirements and interest […]

Join Cash Hash for October session

Join the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation for Cash Hash on Oct. 24 for a session on “College Bound.” It’s a free financial education resource for credit union members. Cash Hash is an online webinar-style forum that is quick, fun, and full of practical money tips for teens, young adults, and families. These forums are held […]

LSCU CEO to speak at annual Federation conference in October

The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions is holding its annual conference Oct. 23-24  at the Wyndham Grand Hotel in Clearwater, FL, with LSCU President/CEO Patrick La Pine making the welcoming remarks at the opening reception for the event. This is the largest gathering of credit unions with a mission of financial inclusion in […]