Agency Budget Growth Slowest in Nine Years
Cost savings of nearly $7 million held increases in the agency’s Operating Budget, approved by the NCUA Board, to 4.1 percent, the slowest growth since 2007. NCUA’s Operating Budget will be $290.9 million for 2016 and $302.9 million for 2017.
NCUA to Host Panel Discussion on Reaching Hispanic Members
Hispanics are the largest minority group in America, and credit unions seeking to improve service to Hispanic members will find helpful information during an upcoming panel discussion on Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Eastern.
NCUA Opens Nominations for First 2016 Consulting Round
Eligible credit unions interested in consulting assistance from NCUA’s Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives in the first half of 2016 have until Nov. 30 to submit nominations.
NCUA Board Proposes Sweeping Field-of-Membership Reform
Millions of Americans who need affordable financial services would be eligible for credit union membership under a proposed field-of-membership modernization rule approved by the NCUA Board.
November Issue of FOCUS Now Available
The latest issue of the FOCUS newsletter explores how reporting the rents paid by tenants to the nation’s credit bureaus can provide them the opportunity to build their credit history.