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Firstmark Credit Union has been named the official sponsor of the San Antonio United Soccer Club. While the objectives of SA United Soccer is to develop successful soccer players, the program also instills values and life-long skills in their participants, which have a long-term impact when they become adults and contribute to the community.
The Cornerstone Credit Union League director elections have concluded. The following candidates were elected for 2017-2020 terms.
Diamond Lakes Federal Credit Union, located in Malvern, Ark., has selected Credit Union Resources to conduct a search for the position of assistant vice president of lending.
The National Credit Union Administration met yesterday for its February board meeting with an agenda that included a vote on the continuation of the Federal Credit Union Loan Interest Rate Ceiling and a quarterly update on the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund. This meeting marks the first with Acting Chairman J. Mark McWatters presiding.
With the launch of Credit Union National Association’s Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation earlier this year, CUNA hosted a webinar highlighting how CUNA’s Member Activation Program (MAP) fits in with the campaign. MAP is a program designed to inform and educate credit union members about credit union issues and to activate them to call on lawmakers to support the industry’s priorities.
Regulation CC addresses the collection and return of checks through the banking system and is the rule that implements the Expedited Funds Availability Act (EFAA). The Uniform Commercial Code Article 4A governs the rights, duties, responsibilities and liabilities of the parties involved in the electronic funds transfers and Regulation J governs those electronic funds transfers through Fedwire.
Spring fever has set in; I am ready for winter to be done and for some consistency in our Texas weather. Recently, I was looking to purchase a fishing kayak to help with the fever. Several friends bought their fishing kayaks last year, and, apparently, the fish just jump in the boat.
In an October 2016 Consent Order, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau alleged that Navy Federal Credit Union’s account and service restrictions were unfair due to the lack of disclosure to members. As a result, credit unions throughout the country have been reviewing their current account and service restrictions, as well as the adequacy of notice provided to members.
The principles and philosophies that guide credit unions are not only good foundations for business, together they're what make credit unions different from other financial institutions. That's why it's essential for all credit union employees to understand our tried-and-true principles and philosophies.
In order to obtain feedback from as many of our members as possible, the deadline for completing the annual Cornerstone Image Survey has been extended to March 1.
Giving to the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation is not just about making a contribution. It's about making a difference one donation, one credit union, one member, one community at a time.
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