Compliance

SAFE Act Audit Deadline Approaching

September 18, 2012
The SAFE Act requires that credit unions subject to the Act’s requirements conduct an annual independent test. READ MORE

Problems With BSA E-Filing?

September 01, 2012
FinCEN mandated the electronic filing of Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) reports beginning July 1, 2012. READ MORE

Compliance Q&A: An Adverse Action Notice

September 01, 2012
Learn more about adverse action notices. READ MORE

FFIEC: Consider Risks of Outsourced Cloud Computing

September 01, 2012
Outsourcing to a cloud service provider offers potential benefits such as cost reduction, flexibility, and speed. READ MORE

Q&A Compliance: Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

August 13, 2012
This protection applies during active duty, which begins on the date service begins and ends when an individual is “separated” from military service. READ MORE

Align Marketing and Compliance

August 02, 2012
Well-intentioned marketers sometimes make mistakes that can have drastic consequences. READ MORE

Take a Proactive Approach to ID Theft

August 01, 2012
‘Our objective is to protect families from this potentially devastating crime.’ READ MORE

Think Twice Before Rejecting Criminals

August 01, 2012
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission provides only a general outline for how employers should move forward. READ MORE

Avoid These Mortgage Servicing Practices

August 01, 2012
Five federal financial institution regulators issued guidance to mortgage servicers on military homeowners . READ MORE
CU Mag cover July 2014

Credit Union Magazine

July 2014

The Works Blog The Works Blog is produced by PolicyWorks LLC, Des Moines, Iowa.

New Compliance Resource from the NCUA

The NCUA has recently published a “Consumer Compliance Regulatory Resources” page, on their website. The page does not contain any new guidance from the NCUA at this point, but is more of a resource for finding links to additional resources from the FFIEC, CFPB, and of course the NCUA.   Areas which are currently listed on […]

NCUA’s Proposed Appraisal Rule: The Sequel

Last week, we discussed the NCUA’s proposed rulemaking related to appraisals. In today’s post, I’ll discuss parts two and three of that proposal. Part two of the proposed rule seeks to establish consistency between credit unions and other banking agencies as to when an appraisal is required in connection with a real estate related transaction. […]

NCUA’s Proposed Appraisal Rule: Part One

On June 26th, the National Credit Union Administration (“NCUA”) published a proposed rule in the Federal Register related to appraisals. In today’s post, I’ll discuss part one of the proposed rule. Next Tuesday, I’ll discuss parts two and three. Currently, under Section 701.31(c)(5) of the NCUA’s rules and regulations, Federal credit unions (“FCUs”) are required […]
More Stories

What's Popular

Popular Stories

Recent Discussion

Your Say: Should CUs Impose Age Limits for Directors?

View Results Poll Archive