Maine Credit Union League News & Views

Volume 4 - Number 7 - July 9, 2019 | Print
Maine CUs Lend Helping Hands to Local Summer Meals Programs

Staff from Infinity FCU lend their support to Portland Public Schools.

Child nutrition programs provide low-income students with healthy meals during the school day. For too many Maine families, these programs serve as ...Read the full article »

Steve Forbes to Headline the League’s 2019 Legislative Forum

Our League is pleased to announce Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, will serve as the keynote speaker for our 2019 Legislative Forum taking place on November 13 in Freeport. The Legislative Forum is the League’s ...Read the full article »

Gen Xers Are Falling Behind Financially

(From Credit Union Times) – Much has been written about the how millennials today are slower to marry and buy homes than young people of the same age in previous generations, but they are not alone. Their Gen X elders have also fallen behind ...Read the full article »

Date Announced for Maine Credit Union Marketing Council Summer Workshop

Calling all marketers and PR professionals! Registration is now open for the Maine Credit Unions Marketing Council’s Summer Workshop. The event will take place on August 29 from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport. The ...Read the full article »

The 10-Step Guide For Replying To Online Reviews

(From CreditUnions.com) – A member walks into a branch. They tell everyone in the credit union — everyone who will pay attention, in any case — the service is no good and loan decisions are made for no reason. Does branch staff stick up ...Read the full article »

CU News & Events

Summer always seems to go by too quickly, but credit unions around the state are taking full advantage of each and every day. With ATV rides, member appreciation days, golf tournaments, and philanthropic outreach, the start of summer proved to be a ...Read the full article »

Honor Roll »

From certificates to designations, check out the latest list of individuals from Maine credit unions recognized for their accomplishments.

The following individual was awarded a certificate and/or designation for completing a program in June. Congratulations!

Deposit Account Regulations
Michele Dunn, Downeast CU

Event Calendar – July 2019
10 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – FinCEN Guidelines on Reporting Elder Financial Exploitation
16 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – IRA Series: Processing IRA Rollovers & Transfers
17 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – BSA Series: Job-Specific BSA Training for the Frontline
18 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Regulation E Series: Legally Handling ATM & Debit Card Claims Under Regulation E
23 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Call Report Series: Call Report Preparation: Avoiding Common Errors
24 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Outsourcing Tech Services: Regulations, Examiner Expectations & Actions for Vendor Management
25 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – What Are Those Partnership & S-Corp Tax Returns Telling Me?
30 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Opening Accounts Online: Rules, Risks & Best Practices

 

Words of Wisdom

“Keep working, even when no one is watching.” – Alex Morgan, Member of the US Women’s Soccer Team & 2019 World Cup Champion