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LSCU eNews Weekly July 6, 2010
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Interchange vote coming; MBL amendment introduced

Reg reform vote was delayed until after the holiday weekend, while MBL moves forward with a new amendment. [ Read Full Article ]

Cheney takes the reins of CUNA
Following the long July 4th weekend, Bill Cheney begins his tenure as President/CEO of CUNA.
[ Read Full Article ]

CUNA: Small-amount loan plan needs to be flexible

CUNA proposes that more authority to offer short-term, small-amount (STS) loans will help combat predatory payday lending. [ Read Full Article ]

LSCU Online Member Survey open for another week

Take the LSCU Online Member Survey today and help the LSCU better serve credit unions. [ Read Full Article ]

New LSCU CU Directory available online for LSCU members

LSCU's online CU directory provides credit union statistics and general information. [ Read Full Article ]

July 6 last day for WOCCU Spanish Immersion discount

Credit unions that are interested in serving the Hispanic population can enroll in the new WOCCU program.  [ Read Full Article ]

WOCCU auction online for one more week

The World Council of Credit Unions is holding an auction to raise funds for the CU Start-up Fund. [ Read Full Article ]

Government Affairs News
Action needed for MBL Reform for credit unions

Credit unions in Alabama and Florida are needed to reach out to Senators to co-sponsor the Udall amendment for member business lending. [ Read Full Article ]

Compliance Corner
League InfoSight features Reg Z and a proposed FinCEN rule

The Federal Reserve published its final rule that amends Reg Z. [ Read Full Article ]

Compliance Calendar and Training Schedule

The Compliance calendar features a number of regulations that were due July 1. [ Read Full Article ]

Education News
LSCU hosts Disaster Recovery Conference; in Mobile next week

The LSCU Disaster Recovery Conference equips credit unions for any disaster, not just a hurricane. The next conference is in Alabama next week. [ Read Full Article ]

Cooperative Initiatives News
Upcoming Foreclosure Prevention Workshops
Join the LSCU for an important workshop designed to equip credit unions with tools to help members avoid foreclosure. [ Read Full Article ]

News From You
CO-OP THINK Prize accepting applications

Applications for CO-OP THINK Prize are available at [ Read Full Article ]

Southeast Corporate elects new board and officers

Southeast Corporate announces new board members and officers elected during annual meeting. [ Read Full Article ]

Alabama Telco Credit Union encourages consumers to utilize Christmas Club Accounts

Alabama Telco Credit Union encourages participation in its Christmas Club Program. [ Read Full Article ]

National Youth Involvement Board Annual Conference July 26-29
The 2010 National Youth Involvement Board Annual Conference is July 26-29 at the Renaissance Grand Hotel in downtown St. Louis. [ Read Full Article ]

America’s First Federal Credit Union named one of best companies to work for

America’s First Federal Credit Union will be recognized and honored at the Best Companies to Work for in Alabama awards ceremony coordinated by Business Alabama Magazine in August. [ Read Full Article ]

Credit union employment opportunities posted online
View job opportunities in Florida and Alabama credit unions. [ Read Full Article ]

Schedule of upcoming educational events

Upcoming Educational Events - Calendar at a Glance

July 11 2010, 1 Credit Union Conference - Las Vegas, NV

July 11 2010, SRCUS Directors: Pathway to Success - Lexington, KY

July 13 2010, Disaster Recovery Conf. -  Mobile, AL

July 29 2010, BSA Essentials Training - Tuscaloosa, AL

July 29 2010, BSA Advanced - Tuscaloosa, AL

August 1 2010, Supervisory Committee Conference - Point Clear, AL

August 10 2010, How to Read & Sell: Credit Report (webinar)

August 17 2010, Garnishments & Subpoenas (webinar)

  [ Read Full Article ]