CUNA News Now HeadlinesCredit Union National Association News Now Headlines9/16/2014 9:20:35 PM2014-09-16T21:20:35-05:00CUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/CUNA: SBC testimony 'important step' toward reg. relief bills' passageCUNA: SBC testimony 'important step' toward reg relief bills' passageCUNA will testify before the Senate Banking Committee today in a hearing titled "Examining the State of Small Depository Institutions."2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Balance needed between 'safety/soundness,' credit availability, CUNA tells FHFABalance needed between 'safety/soundness,' credit availability, CUNA tells FHFASafety and soundness should not be used as a justification to create additional regulatory burden, CUNA told the Federal Housing Finance Agency in a letter sent Monday.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/House lawmakers seeking breach answers from Home Depot execHouse lawmakers seeking breach answers from Home Depot execA bi-partisan coalition of House lawmakers is seeking some answers from Home Depot about its data security practices.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/PCUA, Pittsburgh FHLB pursue cooperative benefits, Part 2PCUA, Pittsburgh FHLB pursue cooperative benefits, Part 2The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh, through recent collaborative efforts, have initiated a partnership onto which each organization hopes to build.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/NCUA offers 'road map to success' for FCU organizersNCUA offers 'road map to success' for FCU organizersGroups looking to apply for a federal credit union charter have a new resource from the National Credit Union Administration.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Fin. lit. ideas percolate during NerdWallet TweetChatFin lit ideas percolate during NerdWallet TweetChatIn a rapid-fire discussion Monday on Twitter, credit union leaders from across the country imparted loads of advice on how to ramp up financial literacy for high school and college students.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/New NCUA videos fight financial exploitation of seniorsNew NCUA videos fight financial exploitation of seniorsAiming to combat the trend of millions of American seniors who become victims of financial abuse, the National Credit Union Administration has released two videos to help consumers recognize this kind of fraud.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Filene survey: Economy still challenging consumersFilene survey: Economy still challenging consumersMacro-economic data indicates the economy is on the mend, but a recent survey by the Filene Research Institute found that 36% of the "every day people" respondents still think the economy is in a recession or depression.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Member growth continues despite mill closureMember growth continues despite mill closureFor the last 75 years, even in the most difficult of times, Mill Town CU has been there for the community it serves.2014-09-16T00:00:00-05:002014-09-17T02:20:35Z