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November 26, 2014

NPR report highlights merchant failures on data breaches

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Merchant data security breaches--their effects on consumers and the reactions of retailers--were highlighted on a recent segment of NPR's "All Things Considered." ReadMore

Media outlets widely share CUNA-CFA holiday spending outlook

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The holiday shopping survey conducted by CUNA, in collaboration with the Consumer Federation of America, was picked up broadly in the national media Tuesday after a Monday press conference where the results were announced. ReadMore

Skimming remains biggest threat, says ATMIA global survey

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Increased attacks from a wider range of skimming devices, including increasingly smaller devices, continue to plague the ATM industry, according to the ATM Industry Association Global Fraud Survey. ReadMore

National Herring awards distributed for model member service efforts

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There is a name for credit unions that materially improve members' lives, and that name is a Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award winner, conferred by CUNA. ReadMore

Lending Council paper explores member business growth

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A new white paper from the CUNA Lending Council explores how credit unions can differentiate themselves in the business lending space. ReadMore

World Council to U.N.: CUs part of sustainable development

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At separate events this month in New York and Washington, D.C., sponsored by the United Nations, the World Council of Credit Unions promoted financial inclusion as a sustainable development goal. ReadMore

CUNA offices closed Thanksgiving, Friday; no News Now

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The Washington, D.C., and Madison, Wis., offices of CUNA will be closed Thursday and Friday, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. There will be no regular issues of News Now those days. The staff of News Now wishes its readers a happy Thanksgiving and will be back on Monday morning. ReadMore

CU System brief (11/26/14)

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KILLEEN, Texas (11/26/14)-- It was a red carpet evening in Killeen, Texas, for young account holders of Texas Partners FCU's Be Smart checking program. The $139 million-asset credit union rented a theater Nov. 20 for an exclusive pre-release showing of "Mockingjay - Part 1," the third film in "The Hunger Games


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.@bankofamerica's $16.65 billion 'toxic mortgage' settlement finalized
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RT @CUNA: #NussleReport: ICYMI: Revised RBC proposal in January w/a 90-day comment period #Fix RBC
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.@TheNCUA release on Nov. prohibition orders out already. Here:
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