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University FCU Celebrates 80th Anniversary
May 27, 2016

The largest credit union based in Austin, University Federal Credit Union (UFCU), celebrates the 80th anniversary of its formation after growing to more than $2 billion in total assets and 204,000 member-owners of the cooperative.

Firstmark Awards Annual Scholarships to 15 Area HS Seniors
May 27, 2016

For more than 20 years, San Antonio-based Firstmark Credit Union has been awarding deserving local high school seniors critical scholarships  to help them realize their higher education dreams.

NCUA Wants to Hear from CUs on Exams and Supervision
May 27, 2016

Credit unions have an opportunity to assist the National Credit Union Administration in efforts to modernize the agency’s examination and supervision program. NCUA Board Chairman Rick Metsger has said he wants to make changes to the examination process “sooner rather than later.”

New Home Sales Jump to Highest Level in 8 Years
May 27, 2016

Americans ramped up their purchases of new homes in April to the highest level since January 2008, evidence of a strong start to the spring buying season. The Commerce Department said Tuesday that new home sales jumped 16.6 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted rate of 619,000, up from a revised total of 531,000 in March.

NCUA Board Revises 2016 Meeting Schedule
May 27, 2016

The National Credit Union Administration Board has revised its monthly meeting schedule for the remainder of 2016.

CU Loan Growth Approaching Fastest Pace in Two Decades
May 27, 2016

Credit union loan growth is approaching its fastest pace in almost two decades, says Steve Rick, chief economist at the CUNA Mutual Group and author of the monthly Credit Union Trends Report.

2016 Leadership Conference & Expo Features Keynoter Neen James
May 27, 2016

Everyone, it seems, is distracted these days. How about you? Are you trying to skim this, or actually reading it? To be successful—and profit—we need to move from the ADD economy to the attention economy, because the fact is that successful people pay attention—yet, few know how to truly do it.

Plan Your Trip to Galveston Now for HR Conference
May 27, 2016

It's the spark of people with passion that ignites the fuel for great performance. And that's what we're going to present at this year's HR Conference, which takes place at the beautiful Hotel Galvez and Spa in Galveston, Texas, Aug. 8-10.

Fort Worth Chapter Bake Auction Benefits Cornerstone Foundation
May 26, 2016

On May 24, the Fort Worth Chapter of Credit Unions held a bake auction for the benefit of the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation, raising more than $3,400. The chapter has held this auction annually since 2009, and it's proven to be a fun, collaborative, and sometimes competitive way of raising funds for an organization that gives back so much to the credit unions it serves.

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Wichita Falls Teachers FCU Gives 10 Scholarships to HS Seniors
May 26, 2016

Wichita Falls Teachers Federal Credit Union gave away 10 $1,500 scholarships to area seniors this year, continuing a tradition of providing scholarships to local high school seniors since 1995. The financial assistance is given for the college or university of the recipient's choice.

Dallas Credit Union Holds Reality Fair for Students
May 26, 2016

Dallas Credit Union announced they held a Reality Fair in partnership with the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) Downtown Dallas' El Centro campus and their Financial Aid Department on May 4. 

Date Event Location
6/7/2016 Collections Seminar Austin, TX
6/7/2016 Webinar: How to Leverage Marketing Automation for Your Credit Union Online
6/8/2016 Bankruptcy Seminar Beaumont, TX
6/8/2016 Audio Conference: Avoiding Compliance Violations in Advertising -
6/9/2016 Coastal Bend Chapter Meeting Corpus Christi, TX
6/11/2016 Central Arkansas Chapter Golf Tournament Maumelle, AR
6/14/2016 - 6/16/2016 Hike the Hill Washington D.C.
6/14/2016 - 6/15/2016 Mortgage Lending Seminars Dallas, TX
6/14/2016 CEO Roundtable Corpus Christi, TX
6/16/2016 Webinar: What You Need to Know about the New FLSA Overtime Exemption Rules Online
6/16/2016 Greater Oklahoma Chapter Meeting Oklahoma City, OK
6/18/2016 Amarillo Area Chapter Picnic Amarillo, TX