Compliance

Compliance Trouble Spots Could be Behind You

March 08, 2011
If you don’t conduct a compliance review, you could quickly be out of compliance. READ MORE

Warren wants CUs, CFPB to work together

March 02, 2011
What are the top initiatives of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? READ MORE

10 Ways the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Will Affect CUs

March 01, 2011
The CFPB has a sweeping mandate and raises many questions. READ MORE

Matz Calls for Exemptions in Fed Interchange Rulemaking

February 17, 2011

NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz called upon the Federal Reserve to craft a debit card interchange rule that reflects Dodd-Frank Act language addressing small institution pricing issues.

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Develop an Effective Social Media Policy

February 14, 2011
Thoroughly evaluate four areas of potential risk before engaging in social media. READ MORE

Cheney Urges Regulatory Relief

February 10, 2011
Containing CUs' regulatory burden is one of CUNA's top priorities. READ MORE

Interchange Proposal Tops Regulatory Priorities

February 03, 2011
CUNA continues to address Fed and FASB proposals, financial literacy requirements for directors, and guidance on corporate credit unions and internet banking authentication. READ MORE

Two Reg Revisions to Watch

February 01, 2011
Stay informed about rule changes for debit card interchange fees and corporate CUs. READ MORE

Here Comes GINA

January 31, 2011
Act prohibits the use of genetic information in employment decisions. READ MORE

Addressing Interchange Fees & NCUA Concerns

January 31, 2011
CUNA is pursuing dramatic improvements in the Fed's debit interchange fee proposal. READ MORE

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#FinCEN smuggling & trafficking guidance

Detecting and reporting suspicious transactions is essential in the financial industry. FinCEN issued an advisory last week to help financial institutions identify “red flags” to assist with the identification and reporting of suspicious financial activities connected with human smuggling and trafficking. Detecting and reporting: Important observations when interacting with members and throughout the credit unions […]

SCRA: An Acronym You Need to Know

In May, the United States Department of Justice announced a $60 million settlement with student loan servicer Sallie Mae for alleged violations of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). As a result, the once seemingly forgotten 4th fair lending law now resumes its rightful place center stage. If it’s been awhile since your credit union’s […]

Elder Justice Site Launched

Whether it has become more common due to our aging society, or it is simply more prevalent in the news, elder abuse is receiving more attention as of late.  The Department of Justice felt that this topic was deserving of additional resources, and thus created an Elder Justice website. The website contains resources for victims […]
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