CUNA News Now HeadlinesCredit Union National Association News Now Headlines4/18/2015 8:13:00 PM2015-04-18T20:13:00-05:00CUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/NEW: CUNA files RBC2 comment, urges CU system to be heardNEW: CUNA files RBC2 comment, urges CU system to be heardWASHINGTON (4/17/15, UPDATED 11:07 a.m. ET)--CUNA submitted its comment letter this morning on the National Credit union Administration's revised risk-based capital plan. While holding firm to the view that the rule is unnecessary and should be tabled, the letter offers a number of constructive suggestions to improve the rule since the agency appears determined to move forward.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Deadline looms for CUs to join suit vs. Home Depot: CUNA remindsDeadline looms for CUs to join suit vs Home Depot: CUNA remindsCUNA is reminding credit unions of an impending deadline for deciding whether to become a party to a class action suit against Home Depot.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/CU relief priorities highlighted for Senate panel studyCU relief priorities highlighted for Senate panel studyIn response to a Senate panel's effort to review the effects of federal regulations, CUNA submitted a letter to leadership of the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Thursday.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/CUNA details mortgage reg. relief options for SBC hearingCUNA details mortgage reg relief options for SBC hearingCUNA sent a number recommended statutory changes to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee Thursday, changes that would remove regulatory barriers for consumers obtaining mortgage credit.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/A week of Money Smarts kicks off SaturdayA week of Money Smarts kicks off SaturdayCredit unions nationwide will start celebrating Money Smart Week, a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances, on Saturday.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/TROL Act takes positive step, but improvements needed: CUNATROL Act takes positive step, but improvements needed: CUNAA bill to clarify Federal Trade Commission authority to fight abusive patent assertion entities is a positive step forward but is in need of improvement, CUNA believes.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Senate Banking to vote reg. relief measures May 14Senate Banking to vote reg relief measures May 14The U.S. Senate Banking Committee will hold a full committee markup on regulatory relief matters May 14, according to the committee's schedule that was released Thursday.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Millennials cautious, conservative with real estate: CUNA's SchenkMillennials cautious, conservative with real estate: CUNA's SchenkWhile the housing market has made some strides in its recovery from the collapse in 2008, one fact remains: millennials continue to be absent from the market.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Youth Month attracts 100,000th member for Mich. CUYouth Month attracts 100,000th member for Mich CUAn afternoon visit to open a couple of youth accounts turned into a celebration for two Michigan kids, as they were honored for being Michigan Schools and Government CU's 100,000th (and 100,001st) members.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/World Council, Ukrainian group tackle CUs' challengesWorld Council, Ukrainian group tackle CUs' challengesOperating a credit union can be challenging. Now imagine doing so in a time of war.2015-04-17T00:00:00-05:002015-04-19T01:13:00Z