CUBE TV Update

CU National Update: For the week of Dec. 10, CUBE TV’s Mona Shand explains what piece of legislation has CUNA outraged, and lays out the details of a call to action for credit union supporters. Also, find out which controversial figure will have a seat on a powerful Congressional committee next year, and which big bank is doing yet another about face when it comes to new fees. Plus, in this week’s CU Community Spotlight, hear how a Georgia credit union is saying thank you to the troops this holiday season.

Michigan Priority Report: MCUL 3rd 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: November 2012: Fair Lending: Fair lending can be a complex topic to understand and examiners have focused on this issue; particularly credit union lending policies and procedures and the possibility of disparate impact.  This webinar includes a review of Fair Lending, discriminatory lending practices, and examples of specific instances that could be considered Fair Lending violations. 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: Option 1 CU on WOOD TV: Holiday Saving vs. Spending: ‘Tis the season for holiday shopping, but that shouldn’t mean rampant spending. Jerri Schmidt from Option 1 CU discusses ways to plan for holiday shopping and enjoy the season without going into the red.

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