Articles Tagged with 'board'

New Threats Require a New Approach to Risk Management

March 29, 2012
Risk management challenges come in all shapes and sizes, from new forms of fraud to the increased regulatory burden. READ MORE

 Sharpen Your Board’s Financial Skills

March 01, 2012
When NCUA’S new financial literacy rules went into effect last July, credit unions took a closer look at their directors’ basic financial skills. READ MORE

Ten Steps for Strong Policies

December 09, 2011
Strong policies and procedures are like life preservers for CUs: Stick by them and you’ll stay afloat. READ MORE

‘Look at the Big Picture’

October 01, 2011
Tom Dorety, president/CEO at Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union, Tampa, Fla., stands by his principles. READ MORE

 Tell Members Their Money Is Safe

September 27, 2011
On a Sunday in March 2008, Joe Robertson was worried about his CU’s members as he watched the television news about the failures of several major Wall Street firms and big banks. READ MORE

 Reactions to NCUA’ s  Final Rule on Corporates

September 01, 2011
Although NCUA’s final rule on corporate credit unions eliminates some onerous provisions from previous versions, it limits retail credit unions’ choices and increases the need for financial scrutiny. And with fewer corporates left, some credit unions are looking outside the credit union movement for services. READ MORE

Corporate Stabilization: Voluntary Prepayment Program Won’t Proceed

August 02, 2011
NCUA will not go forward with the Voluntary Prepayment of Corporate Stabilization Fund Assessment because the agency didn’t receive sufficient pledges from credit unions. READ MORE

Create a Board Succession Plan: Seven Steps

June 22, 2011
Explain that a succession plan is designed to find future directors, not weed out current directors. READ MORE

ALM for Directors: Presenting Complicated Information

April 01, 2011
Present ALM information concisely, and focus on the reporting of interest-rate risk. READ MORE

CUNA Offers Board Financial Literacy Certificate

March 14, 2011
CUNA helps CUs prepare for NCUA requirements on board financial literacy. READ MORE
CU Mag cover July 2014

Credit Union Magazine

July 2014

What's Popular

Popular Stories

Recent Discussion

Your Say: Should CUs Impose Age Limits for Directors?

View Results Poll Archive