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Mutual alliance with AACUC debuts

(Aug. 13, 2021) A mutual membership alliance between NASCUS and the African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) was announced this week, with the aim of strengthening the state credit union system...

BRIEFLY: Reminder — KY examiner school next week; Report — Credit card limits plummeted during pandemic for higher-score borrowers

(Aug. 13, 2021) Just a reminder that state credit union examiners from around the country can participate in Monday’s (Aug. 16) Kentucky Examiner School, developed to help examiners build skill...

Harper repeats call for CUSO exam authority

(Aug. 6, 2021) Congress should give NCUA authority to examine (and enforce actions) over third party vendors, NCUA Board Chairman Todd Harper said in testimony to the Senate Banking Committee...

New eviction moratorium effective to Oct. 3

(Aug. 6, 2021) Evictions of tenants in counties experiencing substantial and high levels of community transmission levels of the coronavirus are banned until Oct. 3 under an order issued this...

Letter outlines limits on capitalizing loans

(Aug. 6, 2021) The financing of fees and commissions continue to be prohibited for federally insured credit unions, despite adoption of a new rule earlier this year allowing capitalization of...

Nov. 30 is effective date for debt collection rules

(Aug. 6, 2021) After finding that an effective date extension of two final rules under fair debt collection laws is unnecessary, the CFPB late last week said the rules would...

Rule attempts to clarify Juneteenth impact on mortgages

(Aug. 6, 2021) Whether the new Juneteenth federal holiday (federally observed for the first time this past June) counts as a business day or federal holiday for purposes of mortgage...

Agency taps new director of diversity workforce, suppliers

(Aug. 6, 2021) Miguel A. Polanco, a former Army officer and investment banker, is now the top workforce and supplier diversity officer NCUA, the agency announced this week. The agency...

Three key events for state system just days ahead

(Aug. 6, 2021) Three key and “must attend” events for many in the state system are just days ahead. Here’s a rundown of the NASCUS-sponsored sessions, by their respective dates:...

BRIEFLY: Risk management director opening in MA; FCUs advised of 18% loan cap

(Aug. 6, 2021) The Massachusetts Division of Banks is looking for candidates to fill the position of chief director of risk management (safety & soundness) supervision. For more information, see...

NASCUS: NCUA approach to NOL must accept tie between OTR, budget

(July 30, 2021) Any discussion about the normal operating level (NOL) of the federal credit union share insurance fund must acknowledge that the actual equity ratio of the fund is...

NCUA’s Harper, bank regulators, to face Senate panel

(July 30, 2021) NCUA gets a chance to share its views with the Senate next week when Board Chairman Todd Harper is scheduled to testify before the body’s Banking Committee....