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CIA Contractor Tells Personal Story of Benghazi at OCUPAC Dinner
September 28, 2016

Former Army Ranger and CIA security contractor Kris Paranto was the keynote speaker at a dinner in Tulsa hosted by the Oklahoma Credit Union Political Action Committee. Paranto was part of six-man security team credited with saving more than 40 American lives during the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks on a U.S. State Department facility and clandestine CIA outpost in the Libyan city of Benghazi.

Sept 2016 DE  Graduating Class
Cornerstone Welcomes 10 New Development Educators
September 28, 2016

Forty-five credit union professionals became Credit Union Development Educators after being guided by dedicated program facilitators and mentors through the intensive Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training from the National Credit Union Foundation. Ten of those graduates are from the Cornerstone region.

Oklahoma AG Files Federal Complaint Challenging New Overtime Rule
September 28, 2016

On Tuesday, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt announced that Oklahoma, along with 20 other states, filed a complaint in federal court challenging the U.S. Department of Labor's new overtime rule.

CUNA Campaign to Focus on October Town Hall Debates
September 28, 2016

Credit Union National Association is launching the next phase of its innovative Strong Credit Unions, Strong Middle Class campaign as the 2016 election season enters the Presidential and Vice Presidential debate season.

CFPB Fines Titlemax Parent Company $9M for Luring Consumers into More Costly Loans
September 28, 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Monday took action against TitleMax parent company TMX Finance, LLC, for luring consumers into costly loan renewals by presenting them with misleading information about the deals’ terms and costs. The lender also used unfair debt collection tactics that illegally exposed information about debts to borrowers’ employers, friends, and family. The Bureau ordered TMX Finance to stop its unlawful practices and pay a $9 million penalty.

Purple Heart Homes
Operation Purple Heart: How You Can Sponsor a Vet in Need
September 28, 2016

As Credit Unions Care moves forward, Cornerstone is honored to work with Purple Heart Homes: Operation Veteran Home Renovation to help disabled veterans who served our country and safeguarded the freedoms we enjoy. This new addition to the campaign ensures that veterans are recognized in a small way for their sacrifice.

New Ideas Institute: Credit Union Differentiation
September 28, 2016

The shape of tomorrow's credit unions will depend on the innovative ideas and differentiation techniques developed today. Realistically, credit unions that resist these strategies will struggle. With the average age of credit union members and the rate of credit union consolidations both on the rise, it's vital that credit unions differentiate themselves and build a culture of innovation that transforms ideas into action

Cornerstone CU League
Cornerstone Holds Open House for New Location and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
September 27, 2016

Credit unions are invited to an open house this Friday, Sept. 30, to see Cornerstone’s new offices in Plano, Texas. The event will be held from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Credit Unions Care
Getting Ready to Roll? Credit Unions Care's CU Rides for 2016
September 27, 2016

The Credit Unions Care campaign is revving up for the 2016 Credit Unions Ride motorcycle tour. Join us as we tour the Cornerstone region to deliver a treasure trove of stuffed dogs to pre-designated Children's Miracle Network hospitals—your hospitals in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas

Texas Trust CU Named a Premier Partner of Downtown Arlington Management Corp
September 27, 2016

The Downtown Arlington Management Corporation (DAMC) has named Texas Trust Credit Union a premier partner. It is the first partnership agreement of its kind for the DAMC.

Houston FCU donates for SugarLand PD police vests.
Houston FCU Funds Vests to Protect Police Officers from Snipers, Assault Rifles
September 27, 2016

The Sugar Land Police Department will purchase an additional 27 active-shooter ballistic vests, adding to a planned acquisition intended to protect officers from criminals using high-powered rifles. The purchase of the extra vests is being funded with an $11,475 donation from the Houston Federal Credit Union.

Date Event Location
9/28/2016 HR Roundtable Amarillo, TX
9/29/2016 Night for the House Oklahoma City, OK
10/1/2016 Houston Chapter Softball Tournament Houston, TX
10/3/2016 Compliance Alert Seminar Houston, TX
10/4/2016 Compliance Alert Seminar Dallas, TX
10/4/2016 League Overview/Compliance Training Little Rock, AR
10/6/2016 CU Ride Oklahoma
10/11/2016 - 10/12/2016 ALM Workshop Little Rock, AR
10/11/2016 League Overview/Compliance Training Tulsa, OK
10/11/2016 Pineywoods Chapter Bake Sale Nacogdoches, TX
10/12/2016 Small Credit Union Workshop Lamesa, TX
10/12/2016 CEO Roundtable Oklahoma City, OK