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January 23, 2015

NEW: Registration closing soon for CUNA's Jan. 26 RBC2 webinar

Washington
WASHINGTON (1/23/15 UPDATED 12:15 p.m. ET)—Registration closes soon for the Credit Union National Association's Jan. 26 webinar on the National Credit Union Administration's revised risk-based capital proposal (RBC2). ReadMore

31 CUs fined total of $12,820 for 3Q late-filing

Washington
Thirty-one federally insured credit unions will be subject to civil money penalties for filing late third-quarter 2014 call reports, the National Credit Union Administration announced Thursday. ReadMore

House subcommittee to examine 'sound data breach legislation'

Washington
The House subcommittee on commerce, manufacturing and trade will examine what potential data breach legislation should look like in a hearing scheduled for Tuesday. ReadMore

CU support helps drive Va. prize-linked savings bill

CU System
With the support of state credit unions, a prize-linked savings bill passed the Virginia House of Delegates Wednesday by 97-0 vote. ReadMore

3Q membership growth outpaces Pa. population rate

CU System
Pennsylvania credit unions reported stronger membership and loan growth in the third quarter as well as solid earnings, high asset quality and increased capital ratios, according to the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association. ReadMore

1 suit vs. Home Depot becomes 2: Judge separates consumers, FIs

CU System
Similar to how the data breach case against Target is being handled in Minnesota, a federal judge in Atlanta peeled financial institutions and consumers apart in their class action lawsuits against Home Depot for its role in the massive data breach to hit its stores last year. ReadMore

JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo to pay $35.7M for mortgage kickbacks

Washington
Consent orders proposing $35.7 million in payments from Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase were filed Thursday in federal court by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. ReadMore

Savings more attractive to consumers in 2015, says America Saves

CU System
Consumers are more committed--and capable--of putting money into savings this year, according to America Saves' Personal Savings Index. ReadMore

Consumers fear inaccurate info lingers on credit reports, says FTC study

Washington
Most consumers reporting unresolved errors in their credit scores believe that inaccurate information is still on their credit report, according to a study from the Federal Trade Commission. ReadMore
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