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Three Nominations Received For League Board Elections, All Incumbents Re-elected by Acclamation

Three nominations were received by the Nebraska Credit Union League for the League Board of Directors elections, which had three board positions open.

The nomination deadline was March 11th.   {Read The Full Article}

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Nebraska Professional Inducted Into CU House Hall of Leaders

Nebraska Energy FCU President/CEO Stan Fraser was inducted into the Credit Union House’s Hall of Leaders in Washington D.C. He was inducted on February 21st during the Annual Meeting of the Credit Union House. {Read The Full Article}

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Matz to Step Down on April 30

National Credit Union Administration Board Chairman Debbie Matz announced today her decision to step down at the end of April. Matz has led the agency, which supervises over 6,000 credit unions with $1.2 trillion in assets, since August 2009. {Read The Full Article}

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League Joins Working Group on VTR Modernization

The Nebraska Credit Union League joined the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and several interested parties in a working group to look at ways to modernize the Vehicle Titling and Registration System (VTR). The DMV several stakeholders including credit unions, banks, new and used auto dealers, and third party vendors of electronic lien and title (ELT) that have an interest in seeing greater efficiencies in the ELT system. {Read The Full Article}

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Founding to Today…Credit Unions Have Always Advocated

Credit unions exist today because of credit union pioneers and visionaries like Alphonse Desjardins, Edward Filene, Roy Bergengren and Nebraska’s Claude Orchard. These important pioneers and many others who realized the need for cooperative financial institutions paved the way for today’s credit unions. {Read The Full Article}

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Hold a Casual Day on April 6th to Raise Funds for Financial Education

“Financial Fitness Day” Supports State & National Fin Ed Programs 

Madison, Wis. – The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) is inviting credit union organizations to hold a “Financial Fitness Day” fundraiser on April 6, 2016 to kick off National Financial Literacy Month and National Credit Union Youth Month™. This initiative will raise funds for the Foundation and the Credit Union Foundation of Nebraska (CUFN). {Read The Full Article}

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CUNA Mutual Group Named a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company

Ethisphere Institute Recognizes Company for Third Time in Four Years

MADISON, Wis. – CUNA Mutual Group has been recognized as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. {Read The Full Article}

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NE CU’s Make Most of ’16 GAC

Nearly thirty Nebraska credit union professionals and volunteers joined five thousand credit union advocates from across the country in Washington D.C. in late February for the Credit Union National Association’s “Government Affairs Conference” known as the GAC. The GAC is the premier credit union event held during the year that culminates with Congressional Hill Visits. {Read The Full Article}

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Crashing the GAC

What does it mean to be a “Crasher” at the Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington D.C.? Initially, for me, it meant anxiety and fear of the unknown. Am I really qualified to attend? Do I have what it takes to represent the young professionals of Nebraska? What it actually was, was so much more than that. I was chosen along with 51 other young professionals from around the country to represent my state. {Read The Full Article}

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Compliance Webinar – April 7th

Register Today for PolicyWorks 2016 Compliance Hot Topics Webinar

In partnership with the Nebraska Credit Union League (NCUL), PolicyWorks is offering a one-hour webinar focusing on 2016 Compliance Hot Topics for NCUL member credit unions.  The webinar will cover recently issued final rules, proposed rules & requests for comment, and areas of focus for 2016.  The webinar will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 10:00 am CT. {Read The Full Article}

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CFPB issues rule on ‘rural’ application process

A new rule adopted by the CFPB establishes an application process for designating an area as “rural” under federal consumer financial law. Under this process, certain mortgage lenders currently outside rural counties or census blocks can apply for the rural designation, and may be eligible for specific exemptions and provisions.

More: CFPB: Rules set for ‘rural’ area application process

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APRIL IS NATIONAL CREDIT UNION YOUTH MONTH™

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Strengthen youth engagement year-round

This April, show young members why credit unions are the number one place for financial fitness during National Credit Union Youth Month. {Read The Full Article}

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