CUBE TV Update 

CUBE TV is the MCUL's online video portal, with regular updates of topics and information for CUs: 

CU National Update: For the week of Nov. 19, CUBE TV’s Mona Shand has an update on the push to get the credit union member business lending legislation to a vote during the lame duck Congressional session. Also, hear why the NCUA’s 2013 budget plan has credit union leaders crying foul, and what piece of technology is skyrocketing to the top of the “must-have” list. Plus, in this week’s CU Community Spotlight, find out how one credit union organization is helping connect military families with their loved ones for the holidays.

Michigan Priority Report: MCUL Third Quarter Update: As we move into the final months of the year, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams is pleased to report that all three companies are making solid progress toward achieving the objectives set forth in the 2012 Strategic Plan. In this month's Michigan Priority report, hear updates on some of the most critical initiatives, including the CU Link (formerly CU Difference) campaign, PAC fundraising efforts, MCUL Education & Events offerings, and Invest in America.

CU Compliance Connection: This special issue of CUBE TV will provide you with information about compliance issues that took effect in the 3rd quarter of 2012 and a review of the issues that may affect your credit union in the near future. Follow our presenter, Shawn Wolbert, on Twitter for regulatory updates at Shawn Wolbert @Go2CUGuru.

Special Reports: Michigan CUs are Helping CMN Hospitals: Miracle child Kaidyn Lewis was on hand as representatives from the Michigan credit union family presented a donation for nearly $126,000 to Children's Miracle Network.

CUs in the News: Ishpeming Community FCU Member Wins $10,000 CU Prize: Michigan credit unions recently awarded the grand prize of the 2012 “Own Your Money” sweepstakes to Lynn Ylitalo of Champion. The longtime CU member was overjoyed to receive the prize she called “life-changing.” General Manager George Isola was equally thrilled to be able to present the grand prize check to one of his members. Ylitalo was one of 32,000 who entered the sweepstakes hosted by


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