MADISON, Wis. (6/3/10)--The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) will offer a free webinar June 29 on the state of the economy and its impact on credit unions. CUNA also is offering several other economic-related events, including a conference, for credit unions. The webinar, “Economy & Its Impact on Credit Unions” will be offered from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. CT. Credit unions will receive an update on current events, issues, and statistics to help plan for the future. Participants also can comment in an open forum on local conditions and how they’re affecting the organization. Feedback from credit unions will help shape the CUNA Economics and Investments Conference in August, CUNA said. The Economics and Investments Conference will be Aug. 8-11 in Boston. Attendees will learn key factors shaping the U.S. economy, obtain practical tools for managing credit union finances, gain investment strategies to stay competitive, develop asset-liability management techniques and understand regulatory issues affecting credit unions. CUNA also is offering the Pressing Economic Series, featuring Bill Hampel, CUNA senior vice president of research and policy analysis and chief economist; Mike Schenk, CUNA vice president of economics and statistics; and Steve Rick, CUNA senior economist. The series has 12 sessions in a 30-minute update during the first week of each month. Credit unions can purchase one subscription to attend all sessions or purchase individual recordings of the sessions. To view the June session for free, use the link.