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Job Market Exposes Toughest Part of Members’ Recovery: Realignment

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Patelco CU Vice President of Consumer And Commercial Loans Mike Poirier

Patelco CU: Helping Small Businesses Tap Into PPP Funds

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How to Keep Members Going with Prepaid Cards

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NCUA Actions, President’s Order, FHFA, FinCEN, and HMDA

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AB 2501, CA Consumer Law, PPP, and Congressional Update

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PremierOne CU staff kept safe while serving members during COVID-19 crisis.

PremierOne CU Provides Member, Community Support Amid COVID-19 Crisis

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Pure Chat Pro & CU Solutions Group Webinar

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Interagency Lending Principles for Offering Responsible Small-Dollar Loans

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Is This Subpoena Valid?

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Advisory on Medical Scams Related to COVID-19 and Companion Notice Filing Instructions

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California DBO Proposal, Nevada Guidance, and More

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Financial Crime Management for CUs Webinar

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Important Agency Updates, News, Resources, and Tools

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Santa Cruz Community CU staff

Santa Cruz Community CU Helps Small Businesses Get Through COVID-19 Crisis

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Don’t Pause DEI

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CFPB Issues Amendments to the Remittance Transfer Rule

The Leagues are advocating for credit unions around the clock with members of Congress, such as Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA), and many others during the current COVID-19 crisis.
The Leagues are advocating for credit unions around the clock with members of Congress, such as Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA), and many others during the current COVID-19 crisis.

State and Federal Update: TDR, Workers’ Comp, and Garnishments

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Bureau Issues PPP FAQs; FHFA Extends Processing Flexibility

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CFPB: Clarifications to Support Small Businesses Applying for PPP Loans

In response to the CARES Act, GCL has increased staffing and launched technological enhancements to simplify and streamline the PPP application process. The company has also expanded its relationships with third-party partners to ensure PPP loans are funded in a timely manner. GCL has been working to help all applicants regardless of whether the company has an existing relationship with those businesses.
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PPP Success Story: Greater Nevada CU Processes $566.4 Million in Loans

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Rep. Linda Sanchez, D-CA

Congresswoman Petitions for FCU Access of Payroll Tax Credit

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Update: NCUA, Senate Banking Comm., CFPB, FHFA, and Treasury

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Requesting CA Guidance: Garnishment, Liens, and Right of Setoff

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CFPB: Mortgage Loan Transfer Process To Prevent Consumer Harm

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CU RateReset Offers 50% Off Subscription Fees During COVID-19

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KASASA: No Licensing Fees Until 2021 for League Members

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PPP Lenders: Be Ready to Apply Monday; Funds Will Go Fast

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Credit Union Advocacy in Action During Pandemic Crisis

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From States to Congress: Looking Out for CUs and Members

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Latest PolicyWorks Newsletter Now Available

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TurboTax Extends Discounts Through Oct. 15, 2020

Free Text Messaging Service for CUs from Eltropy

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Travis CU CEO Barry Nelson held Zoom meetings to let organizations, such as• United Service Organizations (USO) Northern California-Travis AFB, know they were selected as recipients of a donation from the credit union.

Travis CU Donates $1 Million in Support of Community Partners Amid COVID-19

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FFIEC Announces Federal Disclosure Computational Tools

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RMJ Foundation Unveils Bite of Reality Remote

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CUs Step Up for Members as Communities Respond to Pandemic

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State Update: Committees Make CU Request; CCPA Enforcement

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COVID Operations: NCUA, California DBO, and Nevada FID

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CFPB Issues 2020 HMDA Final Rule

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CU Economist on Unemployment, Liquidity, Members, and the Fed

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Need COVID-19 Emergency Supplies?

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Regulators Release Updates to BSA/AML Examination Manual

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Can Litigation Result from COVID-19 Deferred Mortgage Payments?

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How CUs Can Stay Ahead With Contactless Payment During COVID-19

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Autoland Keeps Auto Lending Pipelines Open

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Around the Clock Crisis: CUs and Leagues Work Together

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Update: Stimulus Checks, SBA Loans, and CU Concerns

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DBO Code Clarification; Remote Notary; NCUA Meeting and Letters

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SBA Update and NCUA Letters

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Leagues Members Get Free Access to ViClarity BCP Self-Assessment Pandemic Execution

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COVID Update: Stimulus Checks, SBA Info, Other News

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SBA Loan Info, State and Fed Updates, More Resources

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FinCEN Provides Additional Information in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

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Financial Relief Template for Your Website

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Q&As Regarding 2020 RMD Waiver

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NCUA Mandates Strict Offsite Examination Policy

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Grants, Loans Available to Low-Income CUs for COVID-19 Response

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SBA Guidance: Paycheck Protection Program

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Three Ways to Stay Connected and Support One Another During Uncertainty

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Economic Stimulus Should Stimulate These CU Thoughts

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Boosting Acquisition and Retention with Digital Onboarding During COVID-19

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom

COVID-19: Credit Unions, Congress, and States Take Action

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Lawmakers Communicating with Residents: Virtual Town Halls

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Regulators to Review Congressional Relief Legislation

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CFPB Provides Flexibility During COVID-19 Pandemic

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COVID: CUs Respond in CA; Updates for NV

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Streamlined CDFI Application Round Opens March 29 – May 31

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FAQ/Families First Coronavirus Response Act Posters Available

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CA Governor Gavin Newsom Thanks CUs During Relief Announcement

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Stop the Spread of Germs: How to Properly Clean Your ATMs

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COVID-19 Scams and ID Fraud

Credit Unions in California Offering Assistance to Those Impacted by Economic Fallout from Pandemic

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Protecting Your Members During Crisis: Best Practices for Online Shopping

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Leagues Urge Legislators on Behalf of CUs and Members

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Regulatory Requests Made to CFPB, FRB, and FASB

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Latest Updates to The Leagues’ COVID-19 Resources Page

Upcoming March 30th webinar presenter Dr. Robert Eyler, economist at Sonoma State University, board member for Redwood CU, and president of Economic Forensics & Analytics.
Upcoming March 30th webinar presenter Dr. Robert Eyler, economist at Sonoma State University, board member for Redwood CU, and president of Economic Forensics & Analytics.

Webinar: What to Expect for Economy, CUs, and Members

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Inclusiv Advocates for CDFI CUs During Pandemic Crisis

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Your CU Store Continues to Serve CU’s Regulatory Forms Needs

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Leagues' Latest Coronavirus Pandemic Efforts and Resources

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Nevada Governor Waives Work Search Requirement, Wait Period for Unemployment Insurance Benefits

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Member Access to Branch Services via Video During COVID-19 Restrictions

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NACHA Issues Reminder on ACH Responsibilities Amidst Coronavirus

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FinCEN Urges Communication of Concerns Related to Crisis

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COVID-19 Update: Synopsis of Coronavirus Relief Bill, H.R. 6201

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Managing Balance Sheets Through Uncertain Times

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Important Issues for Employers Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

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CFPB Responds to HMDA FAQ

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CA GRR, League Seminars Cancelled Due to Concerns Over Coronavirus Pandemic

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AdvantEdge Analytics Launches Enhanced Platform; GNCU Is Flagship Client

The Leagues would like to thank our 2020 CULAC Sweepstakes donors!
The Leagues would like to thank our 2020 CULAC Sweepstakes donors!

Leagues' PAC Dominates at GAC

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CUNA Strategic Services: Eltropy the ‘Best Text Messaging Solution’ for CUs

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CA and NV’s Role in New Federal Charter Bills

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CUs See Slight Uptick after Retrenching in Auto Loans

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Latest Forecasts: North Bay, Greater LA-OC, and Central Valley

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CA and NV Lenders: Growth Leading into Uncertainty

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NCUA Spotlights Pandemic Preparedness Guidance for CUs

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Nevada’s Unemployment Rate Hits All-Time Record Low

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Leagues Monitor Coronavirus Issue, Offering Resources for CUs

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InfoSight Updated with Business Continuity Planning

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Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis talks on stage with First Entertainment Chief Marketing Officer Amondo Redmond about being the official brand ambassador for the credit union.

First Entertainment CU and L.A. Lakers Announce Sponsorship

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Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV)

Nevada Senator Introduces CU Charter Bill

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League Submits Comment Letter: Modified Proposed CCPA Regs

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Communications and Development Manager Jason Stidham (fifth from left) and the rest of the Bay FCU delegation with Rep. Jimmy Panetta at the Capitol.

Crashers Share Their Experiences as First-Time Attendees at GAC

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RMJ Foundation Unveils “All-In” Bite of Reality Toolkit, New App Tests

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SCE Credit Union team members put together personal care packages for young adults in the Olive Crest Operation Independence/Los Angeles program. Nearly 200 team members from the Irwindale, CA-based credit union helped the non-profit organization dedicated to ending the cycle of child abuse.

SCE FCU Spends Holiday Giving Back

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Consumer Lending Dynamics Change as Rates, Economy Fluctuate

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Tax Season Is In Full Swing!

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CA Housing Trends: Affordability, Sales, Prices, and More

Congresswoman Katie Porter (D-CA) with credit union leaders from Orange County.
Congresswoman Katie Porter (D-CA) with credit union leaders from Orange County.

CUs Meet with Members of Congress on Key Issues

National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Mark McWatters addresses California and Nevada credit union leaders.
National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Mark McWatters addresses California and Nevada credit union leaders.

Regulators Engage with CA and NV Credit Union Leaders

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CFPB Releases TRID FAQs on Lender Credits

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NCUA Hosts Financial Inclusion Webinar

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Xceed Financial CU CEO Teresa Freeborn was one of this year's Herb Wegner Memorial Award Outstanding Individual Achievement Award recipients.

Freeborn Honored at 2020 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards Dinner

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March 2020’s Local Economic Forecasts Across CA and NV

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Data Privacy and Credit Unions: What to Expect in 2020

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Grow Revenue and Portfolios with Accelerated Growth Programs

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Big 4Q Impact Experienced in CA’s ‘Open Your Eyes’ Campaign

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DBO Reviews CA's CFPB Language with State Chartered CUs

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NCUA's Sale of Taxi Medallion Loans; other Board Meeting Discussions

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Issuance of Reporting, Procedures and Penalties Regulations-Related FAQs

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The Looming Generation Crisis

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Why There’s No Such Thing as a “Harmless” Data Breach

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The 2020 Candidate Slate is Now Live

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OC Chapter’s Interest Rate-Econ Event for C-Level Execs and Others

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Inland Empire Leverages Housing and Jobs in Late-Cycle Economy

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Leagues and PolicyWorks Acquire New GRC Software Platform

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AB 51 Preliminary Injunction Update

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NCUA Agenda: SIF, Corporates, Credit Losses, and Mortgage Rates

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4Q CU Trends Released: the ‘Why’ Behind the Numbers

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FFIEC Issues 2020 Edition of the Guide to HMDA Reporting: Getting It Right!

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CUs Can Do More to Prevent Email Fraud

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CFPB Conducting Surveys to Assess TRID Rule

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New Administrative Currency Transaction Report Ruling

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Workforce and Residential Issues in Northern NV Spotlight

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Important Issues in Focus as CA Government Relations Rally Approaches

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Is Your CU’s 2020 Compliance Calendar in Order?

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CU Awareness Campaign in California Reaches New Heights

Patelco CU senior management and employees with regional officials and legislators at the credit union’s ribbon-cutting celebration for its new headquarters in Dublin, CA — where 400 members, volunteers, local dignitaries, business and nonprofit leaders, and others attended.
Patelco CU senior management and employees with regional officials and legislators at the credit union’s ribbon-cutting celebration for its new headquarters in Dublin, CA — where 400 members, volunteers, local dignitaries, business and nonprofit leaders, and others attended.

Patelco’s Grand Opening HQ Celebration Hosts Local Officials and Members

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Attendees of the Tri County Chapter "Paint Your Future Bright" event show off their masterpieces.

Tri-County Chapter Paints the Future Bright

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Pre-Briefing Webinar: Prepare for Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC)

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HMDA 2019 Data Submissions and Requirements for 2020

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Slower L.A. County Growth Over Next 2 Years as Risks Abound

Panelists engage each other in discussion during the "Technology and Consumer Thinking: Credit Unions in an Age of Insecurity" event.
Panelists engage each other in discussion during the "Technology and Consumer Thinking: Credit Unions in an Age of Insecurity" event.

Consumers, Data and Money: CUs Gain Insight at Filene Event

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Amplify Your CU's Voice on the Latest Regulatory Issues

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AACUC and Humanidei Partner to Add Diversity to CU Leadership

California Sen. Brian Dahle, R-Bieber (third from right), with Sacramento-area credit union leaders during a meet-and-greet hosted at SAFE CU.
California Sen. Brian Dahle, R-Bieber (third from right), with Sacramento-area credit union leaders during a meet-and-greet hosted at SAFE CU.

CA Sen. Brian Dahle Meets Sacramento-Area CU Leaders

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CFPB Introduces New Category of Compliance Guide

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February 2020’s Local Economic Forecasts Across CA and NV

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N. California and Sacramento-Area Forecasts Reveal Local Issues

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CUs Use CDAs to Boost “Cause Marketing” Partnership with CU4Kids

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CFPB Publishes Updated HMDA Small Entity Compliance Guide

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Robust CA and NV Labor Markets Continue Moderating

ATM Physical Attacks on the Rise

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The latest National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) board meeting.

Proposed Rules Issued: Subordinated Debt; CU-Bank Purchases

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Prepare Before Attending the 2020 Governmental Affairs Conference

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Redwood CU began 70 years ago and now employs 700 people across eight counties.

Redwood CU Celebrates 70 Years of Service

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Compliance Resources for 2019/2020 CA State and Federal Laws

7 Things CUs Must Include in Their Brand Marketing Strategy

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NCUA Board to Discuss Proposed Rules, IR Ceiling, and More

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Expanded Protections in 2020 for New Parents and Families

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As CU Lending Plateaus, CA and NV Localities Play a Role

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CFPB Accepting Applications for CU Advisory Council

California's Department of Business Oversight (DBO) will be renamed the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation.
California's Department of Business Oversight (DBO) will be renamed the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation.

League Engages CA’s New Dep. of Financial Protection and Innovation 

Bonuses vs. Rewards: the Best Way to Make Consumers Switch

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Informing CUs as DMV Educates Residents on ‘REAL ID’

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InfoSight: Did You Know?

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Consumer Compliance Outlook Latest Issue is Now Available

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‘The Power of Advocacy’ in California and Nevada

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January 2020 is Full of Local Economic Forecasts in CA and NV

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Latest on SBA Lending Programs on Jan. 14 Conference Call

Exclusive TurboTax Savings For Your Members

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CA Awareness Campaign Hits 105,000 Web ‘Sessions’ and More

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Supervisory Committee Audit Guide Now Available

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Amplify Your Voice on Important Regulatory Issues

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NCUA 2020 Operating Fee Schedule

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2020 Supervisory Priorities: BSA, Consumer Protection, and Cybersecurity

Wescom CU Rose Parade Float
Wescom CU's first-ever Rose Parade float depicted a community of Southern Californians coming together to help a family move into and fix up their new home in a tree on "85 Wescom Way". Among those riding the float were Children's Hospital LA patient and Junior Ambassador Julia Isaacs and her mom Leah Isaacs.

Wescom CU’s Rose Parade Float Celebrates Anniversary; Gives Back

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IRS Releases Standard Mileage Rates for 2020

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‘Personal’ Vs ‘Home Equity’ on Fringes in 2020 Lending Forecast

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State Charter Review Committee Looks Forward to 2020

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CA and NV Job Growth Continues, But at Slower Paces

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CU Quarterly Performance Reports: Analysis and Trends

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Local Forecasts Reveal Unique Issues: So. NV, Bay Area, So. Cal

How a Smart Lockbox Can Mitigate Risk for Remote Entry Management

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Two New Laws That Will Impact Deposit Accounts

Financial Partners CU CEO Nader Moghaddam with California State Assemblywoman Christina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens).
Financial Partners CU CEO Nader Moghaddam with California State Assemblywoman Christina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens).

CU Advocates Share Grassroots Success Stories

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‘CU Weekly’ Transitions to Dynamic Recap as League App Gains Traction

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East County Schools FCU Staff, including CEO Steven Devan, with the delegation from CoopeAnde #1 in Costa Rica.

San Diego CUs Showcase Innovations to Costa Rican Group

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Nominations Open for BSA Advisory Group Membership

Embracing a Multicultural Path to Innovation

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SAFE Act NMLS Renewal Ends Dec. 31, 2019

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InfoSight Expands State Content Across all 50 States

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NCUA Approves Budget, Delays RBC, Keeps NOL at 1.38 Percent

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CU Experts Sound Off on Industry and Insights Before 2020

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No Recession in Sight as CA Economy Continues Cooling Off

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CUs Measured Local 2019 News Efforts, Revealing Huge Impact

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California’s ‘Open Your Eyes’ Campaign Exceeding Benchmarks

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Regulators Issue Statement on the Use of Alternative Data in Credit Underwriting

Outshine Competitors—No Matter What the Fed Does