CUNA News Now HeadlinesCredit Union National Association News Now Headlines7/24/2014 12:02:09 PM2014-07-24T12:02:09-05:00CUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Matz alerts CUs: Some relief is coming down the pikeMatz alerts CUs: Some relief is coming down the pikeThe National Credit Union Administration is planning to unveil three regulatory relief proposals in upcoming open board meetings. They will include plans to eliminate the 5% cap on a credit union's fixed assets, to modernize the member business lending rule and to update appraisal provisions, NCUA Chair Debbie Matz said Wednesday.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Frank: CFPB examination threshold should be raised above $10BFrank: CFPB examination threshold should be raised above $10BFormer Democratic Rep. Barney Frank said he supports raising the threshold for examination by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to financial institutions above the current $10 billion-in-assets cutoff.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Suspected Goodwill breach, mobile threat keeps members on toesSuspected Goodwill breach, mobile threat keeps members on toesGoodwill Industries International apparently is the latest retailer to have fallen victim to a data breach, and with this news, it's likely no surprise that a third of global consumers don't trust retailers to protect their personal and financial data.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/USDA recognizes Royal CU's $5M rural mortgage lending effortUSDA recognizes Royal CU's $5M rural mortgage lending effortRoyal CU, Eau Claire, Wis., with $1.4 billion in assets, is the recipient of the 2013 Platinum Million Dollar Lender Award by U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development State Director Stan Gruszynski.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Sens. Shelby, Begich: RBC proposal is solution in search of problemSens Shelby, Begich: RBC proposal is solution in search of problemCalling the National Credit Union Administration's risk-based capital proposal a solution in search of a problem, Sens. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) and Mark Begich (D-Alaska) weighed in with letters to the agency.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Small businesses get networking night with US FCUSmall businesses get networking night with US FCUTo gain the trust of the business communities they seek to serve, credit unions must build true partnerships with potential members. US FCU, Burnsville, Minn., with $970 million in assets, will take a big step toward doing that when it hosts a business open house and social media seminar Aug. 12.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Newspaper's shreditorial lauds CU's no-greed, good deedNewspaper's shreditorial lauds CU's no-greed, good deedShred events--during which local businesses volunteer to run confidential documents through a shredder for the general public--don't capture many headlines. But the Plattsburgh, N.Y., Press-Republican dedicated resources and editorial space in its July 22 edition to emphasize the "good deed" Dannemora FCU offered its local community in sponsoring its seventh annual Shred Fest.2014-07-24T00:00:00-05:002014-07-24T17:02:09Z