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Reta Kahley
Kahley Tells CU Journal Why Arkansas Has No State-Chartered CUs
August 04, 2015

Three states don't offer a state-chartering option and two states where the option exists have no state charters currently in business there. As the NCUA seeks to enhance its field of membership rules to make the federal charter more competitive in a number of states, Credit Union Journal recently asked the question why the state charters in a handful of states never took off.

Texas Electronic Lien and Title Program Announces Changes to Schedule
August 04, 2015

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has announced changes to the Electronic Lien and Title Program (ELT), the paperless method that allows the TxDMV and a credit union to exchange vehicle title information electronically. The lienholder changes have moved from a weekly basis to monthly basis, due to a modernization initiative.

YP (GSD) Conference
Two CU Employees Receive $500 Scholarships to GSD Conference
August 04, 2015

The Houston Chapter of Credit Unions has continued their efforts to engage and empower young credit union professionals by once again offering two $500 scholarships to the League’s GSD Conference.  The GSD Conference, which is the League’s signature conference for young credit union professionals, will be held August 20–21 in Galveston.

Smart Financial Pet Adoption Day
Smart Financial CU Hosts Houston SPCA Adoption Day
August 04, 2015

Smart Financial Credit Union and the Houston SPCA teamed up to host an onsite adoption event on Saturday, July 11, at the Smart Financial Missouri City branch. Adoptable dogs and cats were available for view, and Houston SPCA representatives were onsite to answer questions for more than 40 potential pet parents in attendance.

CUNA Asking for Feedback on MBL Proposal Questions
August 04, 2015

The National Credit Union Administration's Member Business Lending Proposal is open for comment through the end of August, and many bankers are busy sending a flood of letters in response. Credit Union National Association reports that the proposed rule would completely overhaul NCUA's MBL regulation, and credit unions will be affected.

CUNA to NCUA: Modernize Bylaws
August 04, 2015

While the National Credit Union Administration is working on revisions to its bylaws, Credit Union National Association thinks the agency should review its requirement that all federal credit unions use a single set of bylaws, regardless of size and complexity.

Pending Regulatory Comment Calls
August 04, 2015

Credit Union National Association and Cornerstone Credit Union League intend to comment on the following pending regulatory proposals and encourage credit unions to consider submitting comment letters as well. 

Canyon Springs Golf Club
Have Fun, Network, and Scramble at the Foundation Golf Tournament
August 04, 2015

One of the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation's premier events, the 18th annual Foundation Golf Tournament, will be held at Canyon Springs Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas, on Wednesday, Sept. 9. There are still slots available for players of all levels. Come out and join us for a fun day on some of the greenest greens in Texas.

YP (GSD) Conference
Get Stuff Done: Cybersecurity at This Month's YP Conference
August 04, 2015

Have you registered for the Young Professionals "Get Stuff Done" Conference in Galveston, Texas? Well, what are you waiting for? Walk this way, because all your mover-and-shaker peers will be there. The "Get Stuff Done" Conference for YPs takes place Aug. 20-21—at the beach!

Essential IRA Training in OKC and Little Rock
August 04, 2015

The Cornerstone Credit Union League's IRA Seminars will prepare you to open, move, and close IRAs and get all the paperwork right in the process. If you've been afraid of IRAs or just don’t have enough basic knowledge, this one day review will get you excited and motivated to become the IRA expert at your credit union.

People Helping Harry—The Epitome of the CU Difference
August 03, 2015

From Andy Reed, president and CEO of Texas People Federal Credit Union in Fort Worth comes a story that warms all of our hearts and reminds us why credit unions are so needed and valued in our communities. First, never forget, it's about the people. Reed, in a stirring Facebook post, brings us a story about a special person named Harry, one of Texas People FCU's members.

Date Event Location
8/4/2015 South Plains Chapter Meeting Lubbock, TX
8/11/2015 Small CU Workshop Little Rock, AR
8/11/2015 - 8/12/2015 ALM Workshops Oklahoma City, OK
8/11/2015 Central Texas Chapter PAC FUNd Raiser Waco, TX
8/12/2015 Small CU Workshop Longview, TX
8/12/2015 - 8/13/2015 ALM Workshops Dallas, TX
8/13/2015 Coastal Bend Chapter Training Corpus Christi, TX
8/18/2015 - 8/19/2015 Bankruptcy & Collections Seminars Oklahoma City, OK
8/18/2015 Houston Chapter Partner Expo Houston, TX
8/18/2015 Dallas Chapter Annual Meeting Dallas, TX
8/18/2015 Texas Crossroads Chapter TCCUL PAC Auction El Campo, TX
8/19/2015 Amarillo Area Chapter Golf Tournament Amarillo, TX