Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

CU System
CU System briefs (01/07/2013)
  • PORTLAND, Maine (1/7/13)--2013 will mark a year-long 75th anniversary celebration for the Maine Credit Union League. The league unveiled a new logo and will acknowledge the milestone with articles highlighting significant achievements and occasions; special events and activities; and some surprises, the league said (Weekly Update Jan. 4). Its 75th Annual Meeting and Convention will pay special tribute to the anniversary. League President John Murphy said the league "will honor and recognize the efforts and commitment of the individuals that helped to form the league back in 1938, as well as those who have contributed to its strength and success over the years" …
  • WASHINGTON (1/7/13)--Jim Regan, president/CEO of Digital FCU (DCU), Marlborough, Mass., has been appointed as trustee for Trust for Credit Unions (TCU), a mutual fund created for and by credit unions. Regan has been active for more than 10 years in CUFSLP, a credit union service organization of 36 credit unions that acts as TCU administrator. He has been a part of the credit union community since 1992, when he joined DCU as internal auditor. He later served as chief financial officer. Regan joins seven other trustees: Jim Barr, managing member, JCB Enterprises LLC; Rudy Hanley, CEO, SchoolsFirst FCU; Stan Hollen, president/CEO, CO-OP Financial Services; Gene O'Rourke, managing director, O'Rourke & Associates; Bucky Sebastian, executive director, National Credit Union Foundation; Bob Coen, professor emeritus of economics, Northwestern University; and Gary Oakland, retired president/CEO, BECU …
  • SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (1/7/13)--The Association of Vermont Credit Unions (AVCU) launched its redesigned website during the weekend. The site should better integrate with other social media sites from AVCU, the Credit Union National Association, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and other industry leaders, said AVCU's Newslines Express Friday. The site has a stronger consumer focus. It also features one-click access navigation to a list of its member credit unions, Falcon and CO-OP Network ATMs, NCUA deposit insurance, AVCU's Facebook page and Management Minute blog. Each credit union name links to corresponding information on CUNA's consumer-facing ASmarterChoice.org. The revamped site also features rotating Flash images with captions that will be updated frequently, a Products and Services page and more …


RSS print
News Now LiveWire
FHFA today announced it's extending comment deadline for guarantee fees Fannie, Freddie charge lenders to Sept. 8.
12 hours ago
The 2014 @CUwomen Forum was held in Gold Coast, Australia yesterday during @WOCCU 's World CU Conference.
15 hours ago
.@CFPB obtains $92M in debt relief from Colfax Capital Corp. http://t.co/QPZAeCAcy2 See also: http://t.co/Kjf4HHkINW
17 hours ago
Julian Castro was sworn in as 16th secretary of @HUDgov Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Mon.
17 hours ago
.@CUNA's Chief Economist @SchenkMike talks consumer confidence--at highest levels since 2007 w/ @TheStreet @JoeDeaux http://t.co/JyoYQmhAxc
17 hours ago