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LSCU eNews Weekly November 15, 2010
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NCUA board meeting to focus on a number of topics including 2011 NCUSIF premium range

The NCUA board meets this week to discuss the NCUSIF, corporate issues and overhead transfer rates.  [ Read Full Article ]

NCUA charters final two bridge corporates

The NCUA now has four bridge corporates that will ensure that 4,600 member credit unions have access to liquidity and payment services. [ Read Full Article ]

President's commission releases deficit-reduction draft plan
The National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility Commission released its draft report outlining various possibilities for cutting the deficit. The report contains a mix of possible spending cut targets, tax increases, and tax code reforms.
[ Read Full Article ]

Florida OFR issues Order of General Application

Federal credit unions were permitted to offer these plans. To ensure that state chartered credit unions in Florida had parity, the LSCU asked OFR to issue an Order of General Application to permit this expanded authority. [ Read Full Article ]

Deadline for booking hotel rooms for CUNA GAC just around the corner!

The December 7 deadline for booking LSCU rooms for the CUNA GAC is three and a half weeks away. [ Read Full Article ]

CUNA's Cheney to meet AL and FL credit unions in December

Credit unions are encouraged to sign up today for one of seven town hall meetings with CUNA's Bill Cheney in Alabama and Florida.  [ Read Full Article ]

Alabama and Florida credit unions visit Costa Rica

The LSCU continued its work with Costa Rican credit unions last week.  [ Read Full Article ]

WOCCU turns 40

The worldwide association celebrates four decades of development activity [ Read Full Article ]

Governmental Affairs News
Washington Update: House and Senate return to Washington

The House and Senate return to Washington today to begin the lame duck session. [ Read Full Article ]

Florida round-up: Legislature returns to Tallahassee for reorganization session

Florida’s Legislature returns this week to Tallahassee for a reorganization session as well as a heavy one-day special session. [ Read Full Article ]

LSCU video chat: CUNA's Richard Gose on the elections

CUNA SVP of Political Affairs talks to the LSCU about the elections and how credit unions can get involved with the new Congress. [ Read Full Article ]

2010: an active year for credit union advocacy made possible by PAC support

More than 170 campaigns were supported by funds raised through the LSCU’s PAC fundraising efforts this election cycle. [ Read Full Article ]

Compliance Corner
League InfoSight highlight: NCUA offers merger registry guidance

The NCUA is promoting a new national merger registry. League InfoSight also looks at creditworthiness information for members. [ Read Full Article ]

Comments on proposed changes to Reg Z are due next month

Comments on the proposed changes to Reg Z requiring additional consumer protections and disclosures for mortgage loans are due to the LSCU by December 9. [ Read Full Article ]

Compliance Calendar and Training Schedule

The Examination Process Decoded audio conference is coming up Tuesday Nov. 16 at 1pm CST. [ Read Full Article ]

Cooperative Initiatives News
You're invited: Alabama Asset Building Coalition conference to discuss wealth building needs for underserved Alabamians

The Alabama Asset Building Coalition is promoting financial stability for underserved individuals and families. [ Read Full Article ]

"Bank On Alabama" introductory meeting this Wednesday
Credit unions have an opportunity to help serve the unbanked in their community. [ Read Full Article ]

Education News
Check out the 2011 Education Calendar for learning opportunities for YOUR credit union

The LSCU 2011 Education Calendar offers some new educational opportunities for all credit unions. [ Read Full Article ]

Don't miss the LSCU's last BSA training webinar of the year!
The LSCU will offer one more BSA training webinar on December 8.
[ Read Full Article ]

Education Calendar

Upcoming Educational Events [ Read Full Article ]

Board member coverage in future lawsuits
CUNA Mutual Group provides answers to questions regarding to what extent board members would be covered in the case of future lawsuits.
[ Read Full Article ]

Dealer wholesale auctions provide fast results
Dealer wholesale auctions, if managed properly, will produce the greatest number of potential buyers and present your collateral in a truly competitive environment.
[ Read Full Article ]

News from You
Members vote CFE Federal Credit Union as best in Central Florida

CFE FCU was voted best credit union in the area. [ Read Full Article ]

ATCU celebrates ICU Day: See the difference, experience the difference, make the difference.

Alabama Teachers CU celebrated ICU Day by giving back to its community. [ Read Full Article ]

View available credit union jobs

The LSCU Job CU Center has 14 available jobs. [ Read Full Article ]