Compliance

NCUA's Derivatives Ruling and CU Eligibility

May 01, 2014
It granted this authority after gathering responses to its proposed ruling. READ MORE

Risk-Based Capital Proposal Raises Red Flags

April 30, 2014
CUNA urges CUs to voice their concerns before the comment period closes May 28. READ MORE

Compliance Q&A: Regulation B

April 21, 2014
Does Regulation B permit creditors to charge members a fee for photocopies of appraisals? READ MORE

Review Foreign Sanctions Evaders List

April 07, 2014
OFAC publishes a list of foreign individuals and entities determined to have violated U.S. sanctions on Syria or Iran. READ MORE

Consider the Risks Before Serving Marijuana Businesses

April 01, 2014
But it’s up to each institution to decide whether it’s worth the risk. READ MORE

Can CUs Serve the Budding Marijuana Industry?

April 01, 2014
Until marijuana-related businesses are legal at the federal level, CUs may be taking a great risk by serving them. READ MORE

Stay Current With Leg/Reg Updates

March 25, 2014
CUNA's weekly Legislative Update and Regulatory Advocacy Report keep you informed. READ MORE

Agency Offers Guidance on Social Media Compliance

March 24, 2014
FFIEC highlights potential legal, reputational, and operational risks. READ MORE

Boards Take the Lead with ERM

March 21, 2014
What's the board's role in risk management? READ MORE

A Road Map for Social Media Compliance

March 14, 2014
Your should implement risk management programs that allow you to identify, measure, monitor, and control the following risks related to social media 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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