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DFI INVITES CUs TO BIZ LENDING FAIR
updated 05/06/13 01:44 PM
Credit Programs to be Highlighted
California Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) Commissioner Teveia Barnes is inviting credit unions to attend the first-ever California Small Business Lending Fair in Los Angeles on June 13—an event that will bring together lenders with representatives of the state's small business loan guarantee programs to learn about programs that expand access to credit for small businesses.

Event Info

  • Check-in begins at 9 a.m., and the program begins at 9:30 a.m.
  • 100 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA
  • CalTrans District 7 Headquarters Building

Featured Speakers

  • Clifton Kellogg, Director, State Small Business Credit Initiative, Department of the Treasury
  • Mark Robertson, Sr., President and CEO, Pacific Coast Regional Small Business Development Corp.
  • Nancee Trombley, Program Manager, California Capital Access Program, State Treasurer’s Office
  • Mary Salinas Durón, Senior Community Affairs Specialist, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
  • Ben Raju, Assistant District Director, Lender Relations, Small Business Administration, Los Angeles District Office

Click here to register for this event.

Questions or problems with the form? Contact Patrick Carroll at 415-263-8559, or by email at patrick.carroll@dfi.ca.gov

 
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EXPERTS GIVE ADVICE TO CREDIT UNIONS updated 09/18/14 11:26 AM
Your Problem: Solved
Risk-based pricing (compliance), creating an operational plan (strategic planning), and making a solid value proposition (marketing) are all highlighted within the latest “Problem? Solved!” column in Credit Union Digest.

GOV. BROWN SIGNS AB 2293 INTO LAW updated 09/18/14 05:06 PM
Relieves CUs of Collateral Burden
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation today mandating baseline insurance requirements for Transportation Network Companies (TNCs)—a move that will help credit unions burdened by a significant reduction in collateral value when accidents occur to these companies’ drivers.

SEPTEMBER: NAT'L PREPAREDNESS MONTH updated 09/17/14 09:13 AM
CO-OP Reminds CUs to Be Ready
The magnitude 6.1 earthquake that struck Napa, CA on Aug. 24 serves as a reminder for vigilant disaster preparedness, as members depend on their credit unions more than ever in times of emergency.

ARTICLES CALL ON LAWMAKERS TO ACT updated 09/15/14 02:07 PM
Data Breaches in Focus
Various opinion articles defending the credit union movement’s stance on data breaches were published in five regional and community newspapers across California and Nevada within the past week as the latest data theft incident at national retailer Home Depot continues to be critiqued in the media spotlight.