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News Now

December 23, 2014

NEW: NCUA sues Wells Fargo as trustee of mortgage-backed securities

Washington
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (12/23/14, UPDATED 12:30 p.m. ET)--The National Credit Union Administration has filed a lawsuit suit in federal court against Wells Fargo Bank National Association, alleging the bank has failed to fulfill its duties as trustee for 27 residential mortgage-backed securities trusts. ReadMore

Keep holidays merry, avoid being hacked with tips from CUNA

CU System
To help consumers avoid fraud this holiday season, and every season, CUNA released a list of helpful tips to keep their personal information out of the hands of criminals. ReadMore

CUs should be exempt from MLA proposal, says CUNA

Washington
A revamped Military Lending Act could negatively affect the delivery of high-quality, reasonably priced financial products to servicemembers, reads a joint letter from numerous credit union stakeholders, including CUNA. ReadMore

IOLTAs now fully insured by NCUA, Matz announces

Washington
The federal credit union regulator has met President Barack Obama's signature of the Credit Union Share Insurance Fund Parity Act with encouragement, declaring that lawyers' trust accounts at federally insured credit unions are now insured to the limit by the Share Insurance Fund. ReadMore

Holiday spirit strong with CUs' commitment to communities

CU System
Credit unions are known for the "people-helping-people" philosophy that they live all year long. The holiday season is particularly imbued with a sense of giving as credit unions collect toys, distribute food and otherwise care for those in need. ReadMore

Senators urge HUD's Castro to lower FHA loan fees

Washington
Eighteen senators have written to U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro asking for lower fees on Federal Housing Administration loans. ReadMore

Okla. CU board approves 50% cut in 2015 assessments

CU System
The Oklahoma State Credit Union Board approved a 50% discount in assessments collected from Oklahoma state-chartered credit unions with assets of $100 million or less, and a 30% discount for those with more than $100 million in assets. ReadMore

PCI council releases PIN security requirements

Products
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council has released v2.0 of PIN Security Requirements. ReadMore

CUNA offices closed through Friday, News Now returns Monday

CU System
The Washington, D.C., and Madison, Wis., offices of CUNA will be closed Wednesday through Friday, reopening on Monday, Dec. 29. News Now will not be published while the offices are closed, but it will be published Monday. ReadMore
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CUNA: CUNA offices closed through Friday, News Now returns Monday http://t.co/a5xbLzQKDj
7 hours ago
Reminder: @CUNA's Madison, D.C. offices will be closed through Friday, open again on Monday. #NewsNow will publish Monday.
1 Day ago
MI dentist to match @CUDirect's $20K to @HurleyMedical as a result of #20for20 online voting http://t.co/hqmIc9LpK1 @CMNHospitals
1 Day ago
New #creditunion chartered in St. Louis - #LutheranFCU - by @TheNCUA http://t.co/faPfANGS0P. Only 3rd new FCU charter this year.
1 Day ago
Don't get hacked during the holidays-use these tips from @CUNA http://t.co/jEqxni6NhO #StoptheDataBreaches http://t.co/woIxPOIyys
1 Day ago