|Clarissa Martin, Research and Information Consultant for the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues|
NCUA SIGNAGE: GETTING IT RIGHT
updated 07/09/13 07:04 AM
CU Digest Examines the Rules
When do credit unions need to use the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) official "advertising statement" or display the agency's official sign?
Knowing when, where, and how to use NCUA’s official statement and sign can be confusing.
“Advertisement,” as used in Part 740, means “a commercial message, in any medium, that is designed to attract public attention or patronage to a product or business.”
In 2011, NCUA amended certain provisions of its official advertising statement rule, housed in Part 740 of its Rules and Regulations. The mandatory compliance date for this rule change went into effect Jan. 1, 2012.
Click here to continue reading and discover the requirements, options, and exceptions to the rule within the latest Asked & Answered column on page 18 in the June/July edition of Credit Union Digest!
CUs ENGAGE LAWMAKERS ON CAPITOL HILL updated
03/03/14 12:29 PM
New Legislators Show Support
As Congress considers tax reform, data security, regulatory relief, and other vital credit union issues, this year’s 2014 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington D.C. was a pivotal event for credit union executives and board members who advocated face to face with legislators on behalf of their members and the movement.
LEAGUES PRESIDENT RECAPS GAC updated
02/28/14 01:41 PM
'Attendees Were Encouraged,' She Says
The highly-anticipated annual Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington, D.C. has come to an end. From Feb. 23-26, attendees had the chance to hear from influential legislators and credit union experts on the political landscape, attend breakout sessions on the hottest issues, and network with peers.
CO-OP COMMENTS ON VISA, FIRST DATA updated
02/27/14 03:08 PM
Thinks it’s an Industry Win-Win
CO-OP Financial Services’ business partners—Visa and First Data (STAR Network)—announced an agreement to share Visa’s common debit solution offering issuers, acquirers, and merchants an approach for debit EMV chip adoption.
ROYCE: NEXT STEP FOR MBL LEGISLATION updated
02/25/14 12:37 PM
'We Still Have Work to Do'
Representative Ed Royce, R-CA, announced today during the Credit Union National Association's 2014 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) that he will introduce legislation giving parity for credit unions with respect to standing law for banks.