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April 28, 2015

RBC2 comments are in: When might CUs see a draft final?

Washington
CUNA anticipates the National Credit Union Administration will issue a finalized version of its revised risk-based capital proposal in late 2015 at the earliest. ReadMore

aSmarterChoice, NerdWallet co-host fin. lit. month Twitter chat

Washington
Financial Literacy Month activities will continue April 29 with a Twitter chat hosted by aSmarterChoice and NerdWallet on the future of saving. ReadMore

CUs plant seeds for Apple Watch support

CU System
Time will tell if last week's launch of the Apple Watch marks a new era in consumer electronics. But there are credit unions among the businesses who want to serve consumers through Apple's latest attempt to raise the digital bar. ReadMore

Credit-builder loans from CUs boost members' credit files

CU System
A recent article on CreditCards.com highlighted how credit unions offer credit-builder loans to help consumers establish or boost their credit profile. ReadMore

HUD requires additional foreclosure prevention from servicers

Washington
Loan servicers will be required to delay mortgage foreclosures and evaluate borrowers for their eligibility for loss-mitigation programs, based on changes to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Distressed Asset Stabilization Program. ReadMore

Consumers' fin. anxiety reflects last year's levels in Gallup survey

CU System
Consumers' financial concerns aren't limited to one topic, and half of Americans have the same level of financial anxiety as last year, according to Gallup's annual Financial Worry survey. ReadMore

NCUA grant initiatives webinar is today

Washington
A National Credit Union Administration webinar titled "NCUA 2015 Grant and Loan Opportunities" will begin at 2 p.m. (ET) today and is scheduled to last 90 minutes. ReadMore

CFPB reports trends in servicemember fin. services complaints

Washington
Debt collection, credit reporting and student lending practices top the list of servicemembers' complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to a report released Monday. ReadMore
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