Maine Credit Union League News & Views

Volume 5 - Number 4 - April 1, 2020 | Print
Leadership in Unprecedented Times: A Message From Todd Mason

The 19th century Prussian military leader Helmuth von Moltke the Elder said, “no plan survives first contact with the enemy.” When the COVID-19 enemy hit, we all had our pandemic and business continuity plans ready. I hope you will agree, these ...Read the full article »

State and Federal Policymakers Continue to Address COVID-19

Federal Updates

Late last week, President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) into law, providing a third wave of action from the federal government on the current pandemic. As this legislation ...Read the full article »

April is National Credit Union Youth Month

A traditional April includes the start of baseball season, the Boston Marathon, and the first true signs of spring. However, it is no secret that this April is anything but traditional. Due to these unprecedented times, baseball season has ...Read the full article »

Maine Sports Teams and Evergreen CU Launch Fans for Food Fundraiser

The Maine Mariners, Portland Sea Dogs, and Maine Red Claws, in collaboration with Evergreen CU, have joined forces to launch the Fans for Food campaign to benefit Good Shepherd Food Bank. Fans of these local sports teams are encouraged to lend ...Read the full article »

Credit Union News and Events

Our People Helping People philosophy grounds our credit union network, especially during these challenging times. Here is a look at what Maine credit unions have been up to over the last few weeks:

On March 6, Acadia FCU announced that their employees ...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.

Certified Credit Union Internal Auditor
Kathy Caron, Atlantic FCU
Amy Roma, Cumberland County FCU

 

 

 

Event Calendar – April 2020

All in-person events have been postponed or cancelled for the month of April.

1 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – New FMLA Families First Requirements for Paid Leave Effective April 1, 2020
2 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Commercial Lending Series: Commercial Loan Workouts, Restructuring & Loss Mitigation
6 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Financial Risk During Widespread Disruption: What the Board & Management Should Monitor
7 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Mastercard Dispute Resolution for Chargebacks
8 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Deposit Account Series: 10 Overdraft Hotspots, Including Regulations, Lawsuits & Guidance
8 Maine CU Marketing Council Spring Workshop – POSTPONED
9 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Board Secretary Training: Documenting Board Training, Minutes, Corrections & More
9 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – The CARES Act: Impact & Implications for Credit Unions
13 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Interagency Statement on Loan Modifications: Working with Borrowers Impacted by COVID-19
14 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Establishing & Amending Traditional & Roth IRAs, Including Secure Act Impact
15 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Advertising Compliance Part 1: Print, Radio & TV
16 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – FCRA Compliance: From Delinquent Loans to New Hires
21 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Countdown to Reg CC Rule Changes Effective July 1, 2020
22 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – New FFIEC Procedures for Business Continuity Management & Resilience
28 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Advertising Compliance Part 2: Website, Online & Social Media
29 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Commercial Lending Series: Commercial Loans Secured by Real Estate
30 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Consumer Bankruptcy: Compliance, Cramdowns & More

 

Words of Wisdom

“All it takes is faith and trust.” – Peter Pan