Comprehensive tax reform is expected to play a major part in the 114th Congress, and CUNA plans to be an active player in ensuring credit unions' tax status is maintained.
Matt Biliouris, the National Credit Union Administration's deputy director of its Office of Consumer Protection, shared information about the agency's planned working group on field of membership with CUNA Deputy General Counsel Mary Dunn last week.
The concept of "free" checking accounts comes with plenty of requirements from federal regulators, a concept CUNA's
examined in a recent entry.
Rhode Island credit unions last week participated in a cybersecurity exercise hosted by the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency along with the Banking Division of the Department of Business Regulation.
Since immigrating to the United States from Nigeria in the 1980s, Amy Ahanotu has not only established himself as a U.S. citizen, he has distinguished himself as his city's figurative No. 1 citizen. Ahanotu, a branch manager at $2.3 billion-asset Redwood CU, Santa Rosa, Calif., recently took over as mayor of Rohnert Park, Calif.
The National Credit Union Foundation picked up three new additions to its board last week, as elections were held at its meeting Dec. 15.