Articles by Andrea Stritzke

When ‘Free’ Means Free

Regs spell out when you can—and can’t—advertise accounts as free.
September 26, 2011
Since the Federal Reserve issued its final rules on interchange fees, some financial institutions have eliminated free checking to recoup lost income.
Read More

The Cost of Compliance

An adequate compliance budget will give your CU peace of mind.
August 11, 2011
Credit unions can't ignore the cost of compliance and the need to budget for it.
Read More

Draft a Compliance QB

Every CU compliance program needs two elements: a quarterback and a game plan.
June 14, 2011
Create and implement a compliance game plan.
Read More

Ready for July 21?

Several Dodd-Frank provisions go into effect this month.
June 11, 2011
July 21, 2011, is a significant date for all credit union compliance staff. Why?
Read More

Educate Staff on SCRA Provisions

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act policies should address four key points.
June 2, 2011
Develop detailed procedures to assist staff in handling questions about the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.
Read More

It's Time for Spring Cleaning

Identify in your policies how long you’ll keep certain documents.
April 11, 2011
Identify in your policies how long you'll keep certain documents.
Read More

Compliance Trouble Spots Could be Behind You

Revisit old regs as you comply with new ones.
March 8, 2011
If you don’t conduct a compliance review, you could quickly be out of compliance.
Read More

No Reg Relief in Sight

Complying with new and existing regs continues to burden CUs.
January 1, 2011
CUs' compliance load just keeps getting heavier.
Read More

Fed Provides CARD Act Clarification

Does changing from a nonvariable rate to a variable rate trigger the duty to review the account?
November 24, 2010
The Fed recently provided another proposal related to the CARD Act. But this one is actually helpful.
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