Maine Credit Union League News & Views

Volume 5 - Number 2 - February 4, 2020 | Print
Maine Credit Unions Raise Over $832,000 in 2019 to Combat Hunger

League President/CEO Todd Mason joins Mills for a photo following the Ending Hunger luncheon

Credit union representatives from across Maine gathered in Freeport on February 4 to celebrate ...Read the full article »

Travis Mills Inspires Attendees at Annual Ending Hunger Luncheon

“Never give up. Never quit.” This is the motto of Travis Mills, who was the keynote speaker at this year’s Campaign for Ending Hunger Annual Celebration Luncheon. He shared his inspirational story with credit union representatives ...Read the full article »

Legislative Advocacy Update

The Maine Legislature is back in session and working through a large volume of bills. The League has been busy at the State House attending hearings, participating in works sessions, and providing testimony on issues that could impact credit unions.

“The ...Read the full article »

Fore! Golf Tournament Registration is Open

Credit unions can now register a team to golf at our popular Campaign for Ending Hunger Golf Tournament, taking place May 14 at the Belgrade Lakes Golf Club.

To secure your spot, complete the 2020 Convention Golf Registration Form and return ...Read the full article »

Credit Union News & Events

Maine credit unions kicked off the new year and decade by making a tremendous impact in their communities. Here is a look at what some of our CUs were up to throughout the month of January:

Acadia FCU made a $1,500 donation to the much anticipated ...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
Michael Skoykhet, Infinity FCU

Event Calendar – February 2020
5 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – ACH Tax Refunds: Exceptions, Posting & Liabilities
6 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Diversity Self-Assessment: Regulatory Guidance & Best Practices
7 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Effective Time Mastery: Working Smarter, Not Harder
11 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Using the FPR to Improve Credit Union Performance
12 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Commercial Lending Series: Commercial Loan Documentation
13 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Electronic & Imaged Documents: What to Keep, What to Destroy, What Holds Up in Court
18 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Deposit Account Series: Banking Cannabis Businesses: Hemp, CBD, THC & More
19 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Qualifying Borrowers Using Personal Tax Returns Part 1: Form 1040 & Schedules B & C
20 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Harassment Claims in a #MeToo World
24 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Nonresident Aliens: New 2020 Tax Reporting Rules, CIP, CDD & More
25 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Deposit Account Series: Deposit Operations Update 2020
25 Certified Teller Training – Day 1
26 Certified Teller Training – Day 2
26 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – Managing Force-Placed Mortgage & Auto Insurance
27 Member Services Live Online Webinar (in partnership with CU Webinar Network) – HELOC Compliance: Disclosures, Documentation, Advertising, Amending & More
27 Supervisor University: Coaching for Success

 

Words of Wisdom

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