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Three NCUA Representatives to Speak at Compliance/Risk Management and HR Conferences

We understand that regulations and trends are ever-evolving. That’s why we have invited three NCUA representatives to speak at the Compliance and Risk Management and HR Conferences, Wednesday, Sept. 27, and Thursday, Sept. 28, in Nashville. That’s right—you can hear from three NCUA representatives! Here’s a look at what you will learn. Plus, you’ll have […]

Is Your Credit Union Aware of Elder Financial Exploitation?

Senior man on computer reading a credit union newsletter about elder financial exploitation

Senior citizens are one of the fastest-growing demographic groups across the country. In Tennessee alone, they will account for more than 24% of its population by the year 2030. This is a jump of almost 27% from 2012, according to the U.S. Census bureau. As your credit union’s membership ages, addressing the challenge of elder […]

#MeToo: It Can’t Happen Here…That’s Just Hollywood

Those of you who have been working in HR for any length of time unfortunately can provide your own accounts as to why the above title is not true regarding sexual harassment. If a good side can be found of the fallout from “#MeToo,” it is that this topic has now moved back from being […]

Two Things Employers Can Celebrate this Labor Day

After having two initiatives from the Obama Administration hanging over employers’ heads for the past two years, both the white-collar overtime exemption minimum salary requirement increase and the EEO-1 Report demographic salary information initiatives are officially dead! The white-collar exemption minimum salary requirement increase initiative was “killed” on Thursday, August 30, by a federal judge in Texas. […]

Changes to the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act

Changes to the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act On May 9, 2017 the Tennessee General Assembly passed HB 0420.  This bill revises the present law Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act and renames the Act to be the “Uniform Unclaimed Property Act.”  The bill was signed by the Governor on May 25, 2017 and […]

Compliance: How Should CUs Respond to a Data Breach

With cybersecurity a top priority in 2017 for the financial services industry, CUNA’s compliance staff explored what credit unions should do in the event of a data breach at the institution or its service provider in a recent CompBlog entry. Part 748 of NCUA’s regulations requires federally insured credit unions to develop and implement “risk-based” response programs to address “instances of unauthorized […]

Compliance News: Changes in NCUA Exam Procedures for 2017

The NCUA promised enhanced examination planning procedures and scheduling changes for 2017, and outlined those changes in a letter to credit unions (16-CU-12) sent in the final days of 2016. The extended examination cycle applies to federal credit unions and federally insured state-chartered credit unions that meet certain eligibility requirements. For federal credit unions, an […]