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 March 25, CUBE TV’s Mona Shand has the latest on Richard Cordray’s confirmation hearing. Find out how the Senate Banking Committee voted and what the CFPB director’s chances are to retain that title. Also, hear why your member might be turning to their smart phones for stress relief. And in this week’s CU Community Spotlight, learn how a Florida credit union gave local students an out-of-this-world experience.

CU Compliance Connection: On Jan. 20 the CFPB amended the Truth in Lending Act to implement loan originator compensation requirements dictated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Two sections of the new requirements deal with arbitration agreements and credit insurance products and prohibit the use of both in certain circumstances. Join Shawn Wolbert as she explains these rules which go into effect on June 1.

Product Showcase: MCUL Grassroots Coordinator Ashley Ligon, along with credit union officials, discuss the importance and ease of the Lapel Pin Program, MCUL’s premier state PAC fundraiser.

Michigan Priority Report: MCUL & Affiliates has the privilege of serving as the voice of the Michigan credit union community in Lansing and in Washington, and that’s a responsibility the league takes seriously. CEO David Adams shares the legislative priorities and initiatives at the state and federal levels for 2013.

Special Reports: Save to Win “Week of Winning” Recap – ten cities. Ten credit unions. Ten grand prize winners. Ten $10,000 checks. The Save to Win Week of Winning was a celebration of this unique prize-linked savings program which is changing lives across the state.

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