More tools were added to the Credit Union National Association's Tax Status Advocacy Toolkit this week. Three newsletter articles to help credit unions talk to their members about the value of credit union membership are now available in the ever-growing arsenal.
"Our research shows that when members understand the value of membership, they will stand with us to defend the exemption," CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney said when announcing the toolkit created by CUNA and the state credit union leagues. Read More
CUs To Furloughees: 'Be Assured, We've Got Your Back'
In a stellar example of credit unions putting members' interests above the bottom line, credit unions across the U.S. are rallying to assist members with furloughs that began at midnight Friday after the federal government's stalemate on wide-ranging budget cuts, called sequestration. Read More
More CUs Preparing Members For Sequestration Issues: A Special Report
More credit unions are advising their members on how to mitigate the impact of sequestration on their financial well-being and offering special services to reduce the impact from the gap in income generated by government furloughs. Read More