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2015 Community Credit Union of the Year Award Winners Announced08/26/2015Credit Union National Association has announced the recipients of the 2015 Community Credit Union of the Year Award.

CUNA files comment letter on NCUA’s member business lending proposal08/25/2015The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) today filed the attached comment letter on the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) proposed changes to member business lending rules.

Nussle welcomes Olson's appointment as president/CEO of the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas08/24/2015Jim Nussle, president and CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) issued the following statement regarding the appointment of Jeff Olson as President/CEO of the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas.

CUNA Lending Council Celebrates 1,300 Members08/14/2015The CUNA Lending Council has reached the milestone of 1,300 members, a result of several years of impressive growth and a collective commitment to striving for excellence in the credit union industry.

CUNA files amicus brief in Texas interchange case08/05/2015The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit arguing that allowing merchants to add additional surcharges to credit card transactions would allow merchants to shift the cost of these payments, known as interchange fees, to consumers.

CUNA designates 15 new Credit Union Business Lending Professionals08/05/2015CUNA has announced that this year’s CUNA Business Lending Certification Institute—held July 20-24, 2015 in Madison, Wis.—awarded 15 Credit Union Business Lending Professional (CUBLP) designations.

Eighty-one graduates named Certified Credit Union Executives in July07/29/2015CUNA is proud to announce the 2015 graduating class of CUNA Management School. This year’s 81 graduates were awarded the Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designation.

CUNA to introduce new versions of compensation products07/29/2015CUNA is pleased to announce the release of the 2015-2016 editions of CUNA Compensation Analytics and CUNA Staff Salary Report.

Nussle: Nation’s credit unions are member-owned07/23/2015Jim Nussle, president and CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), released a statement following National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Chair Debbie Matz’s testimony before the House Financial Services subcommittee on financial institutions and consumer credit.

NCUA board listens to CUNA, eliminates fixed assets cap07/23/2015Jim Nussle, president and CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), issued a statement following the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) monthly board meeting.

CUNA thanks CFPB for Oct. 3 TRID implementation date, continues call for safe harbor07/21/2015CUNA was successful in getting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to delay the effective date of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID) rule to October 3, 2015, but continues to call for a safe harbor for legal liability and enforcement through the end of the year.

Military lending rule doesn’t completely exempt credit unions; CUNA evaluating rule07/21/2015The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) released the following statement after the Department Of Defense finalized the Military Lending Act rule.

Credit Union Certified Financial Counselor (CCUFC) designations awarded07/15/201516 credit union financial professionals earned the Credit Union Certified Financial Counselor (CCUFC) designation at CUNA Certified Financial Counselor School: Part 2, held June 22-25, 2015 in Madison.

CUNA to Congress: CFPB hurting consumers, structural changes necessary07/14/2015Consumers lose when the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) keeps credit unions from serving them said the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) in a letter today to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee in advance of its Wednesday hearing with CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Bureau’s semiannual report.

CUNA to offer eBook for financial counseling certification07/13/2015CUNA has announced that it will release Financial Counseling Education Program in an eBook format.

CUNA announces dates for first part of financial counseling eschool07/10/2015CUNA has announced that it will begin CUNA Certified Financial Counselor Part 1 eSchool on August 4, 2015.

NASCUS, CUNA to co-host symposium on cybersecurity07/08/2015NASCUS and CUNA will team up again for the 2015 Cybersecurity Symposium in Denver, CO from August 24 – 25.

Amy Nigrelli named Chief Marketing and Technology Officer for CUNA07/07/2015Amy Nigrelli has been promoted to chief marketing and technology officer for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). Nigrelli will lead CUNA’s marketing and information technology organizations.

Douglas Kiker named Chief Strategic Communications Officer for Credit Union National Association06/29/2015

fl Overview Douglas Kiker named Chief Strategic Communications Officer for Credit Union National Association FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Vicki Christner – CUNA Communications; (202) 508 6754;  vchristner@cuna.org Washington, D.C. (June 29, 2015) – The Credit Union National Association (CUNA)

Turmoil in Payments: New Research Gives Insight into Consumer Behavior and Credit Union Solutions06/25/2015The National Credit Union Roundtable Advisory Council, a leadership council appointed by the Credit Union National Association board chair, announces the release of Turmoil in Payments: Credit Union Keys to Success.