News & Insight

NAFCU praises McWatters' call for reg relief, FOM changes in hearing

Friday, June 23, 2017

NCUA Acting Chairman J. Mark McWatters, in remarks given before the Senate Banking Committee Thursday, pressed the need for all credit unions to be able to add underserved areas to their fields of membership as a way Congress can act to provide regulatory relief to the industry.

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NAFCU sends out housing principles; hearing slated June 29 on topic

Friday, June 23, 2017

NAFCU yesterday sent its recently released housing finance reform principles to all members of Congress and top members of the administration. Concurrently, the Senate Banking Committee announced a hearing next week on the topic.

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Editorial: Risk isn’t one-size-fits-all – but everyone can prepare

Friday, June 23, 2017

Risks for credit unions can take many forms, and it’s hard to know which risks to prioritize in one’s training schedule. Here's how you can make sure you develop a risk management program that will work for your credit union.

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Blog Post: How Far Can You Go?

Friday, June 23, 2017

Last week, I had the fortune to meet John Maclean. He spoke to the attendees at NAFCU's annual conference. His story was inspirational. John was a professional athlete. During training, he was hit by an 8-ton truck. More than 20 bones were broken, and his spinal cord was damaged.

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Issues & Regulations

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Share Insurance Fund Premium, Refunds from the Corporate Stabilization Fund and NCUA budget transparency

NCUA Money Watch

Your members' money exclusively funds the operations of NCUA, and because every single dollar counts, NAFCU holds the NCUA to the highest standards when it comes to managing the Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), refunds from the Temporary Corporate Credit Union Stabilization Fund (TCCUSF) and the agency's operating budget. Stay updated on these issues and our advocacy efforts on your behalf.

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Final Regulation on Member Business Lending

Member Business Lending

On February 19, 2016, the NCUA Board unanimously approved a final member business lending rule that amends Part 723 of NCUA's Rules and Regulations regarding the ability of federally-insured credit unions to make Member Business Loans (MBLs). Download NAFCU's Final Regulation summary and full rule text.

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