Items Tagged with 'National Association of Federal Credit Unions'


NAFCU urges legislative action on cyber security

Pushing for higher standards for retailers
Hacking and cyber breaches are on the rise and continue to plague various institutions. To help combat this, the National Association of Federal Credit Unions is working with six other financial trade groups to fight for stronger cyber security regulations.
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Here's how to stop credit unions from dying

More than 1,280 institutions gone in five years
As the government plans for the year ahead, the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ President and CEO Dan Berger wrote a letter to House and Senate leaders on NAFCU's top legislative priorities of 2016. The letter details the pain points for credit unions that will be a top priority, along with the harsh reality of how regulation is negatively impacting credit unions.
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Could the post office get into the mortgage business?

It’s not as crazy as you might think

For consumers, having a little more choice in banking wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world. We’ve certainly seen what banks can do when left to their own devices. But on the other hand, it’s not like the post office is a bastion of economic excellence either.

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MBA, NAFCU embrace new FHFA direction

Stevens: Shift in focus, new clarity will boost industry
The director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency outlined a broad new shift in housing policy in his first major policy speech at the Brookings Institution in Washington on Tuesday, and initial reaction from leaders in the finance industry is positive.
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NAFCU’s Dirty Dozen

Credit Union association outlines 12 goals for 2014
The National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) published a list of what it calls the “Dirty Dozen” — a series of goals that the organization has for 2014. One of them might surprise you.
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