Maine Credit Union League News & Views

Volume 4 - Number 11 - November 5, 2019 | Print
Nominate a Credit Union Hero

Credit Union Magazine’s Credit Union Hero Award honors credit union leaders who exemplify the People Helping People philosophy. Do you know a credit union system employee or volunteer who is making a difference in their community? Nominate them for ...Read the full article »

Compliance Alert: Fidelity Bond Coverage Updates

The Federal Credit Union Act requires that certain credit union employees and elected officials have fidelity bond coverage. New rules concerning this coverage went into on October 22. Is your credit union prepared to comply with the changes?

The ...Read the full article »

House Committee Approves Bill to Require Semi-Annual NCUA Testimony

(From Credit Union Times) – The House Financial Services Committee on 10/31 approved legislation that would require the NCUA chairman and heads of other banking agencies to testify twice a year on their regulatory and supervisory work.

The ...Read the full article »

Amplify Your Credit Union’s Commitment to Community on CU Social Good

Did you know there is a FREE online platform dedicated to promoting what credit unions are doing across the country to serve their communities? CU Social Good, an online tool created by the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas, is a one-stop ...Read the full article »

Ending Hunger Shopping Bags Are Back In Stock

Is your credit union looking for a holiday fundraiser to support the Campaign for Ending Hunger? Consider selling Ending Hunger reusable shopping bags. These bags will make great holiday presents.

The League recently restocked its supply ...Read the full article »

Credit Union News and Events

Last month brought fall foliage, cold temperatures, and many opportunities for Maine credit unions to put the People Helping People philosophy into action. Between International Credit Union Week, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and National ...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 Financial Counselor
Shannon Kashinsky, PeoplesChoice CU

Credit Union Certified Marketing Executive
Kristie Libby, Downeast CU
Kelly Marie, Gardiner FCU

Event Calendar – November 2019
6 Regulatory Compliance Conference – Day Two
6 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Top 10 Compliance Mistakes in Advertising
7 Credit Union Professional – Communication 102
12 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Regulation E Series: Provisional Credit Under Reg E: Rules, Best Practices & FAQs
13 League Conference – 2019 Maine Credit Union League Legislative Forum
13 Certified Teller, Part 3 & Graduation
13 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Closing or Changing Accounts for Consumers & Businesses
14 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Mortgage Lending Hot Spots Series: Critical Timing Requirements in the Mortgage Lending Lifecycle
14 Supervisor University – Learning the Science Behind Relationships: Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace
18 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – New Overtime Rule Changes Effective January 1, 2020
19 League Conference – Collections Conference
19 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – When a Borrower Dies: Rules, Procedures & Liabilities
19 Certified Teller Two, Day One
20 Certified Teller Two, Day Two
20 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Robbery Preparedness: Meeting Your Annual Compliance Requirement
21 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – BSA Special Risks: Policy, Law Enforcement & Regulator Issues
21 Supervisor University – Managing Employees 102

 

Words of Wisdom

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” —Maya Angelou.