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Compliance
Thursday, January 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CFPB Seeks Comment on Mortgage Closing Process »
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau [CFPB] is planning to develop a more streamlined, efficient mortgage closing proc...
Friday, January 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCUA Offers Jan. 22 Exam Modernization Webinar »
The National Credit Union Administration is hosting a free webinar on January 22 at 1 pm (Central) designed to give part...
Monday, January 06, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Compliance Update #14-01: CFPB Letter to Credit Unions as Reminder on Qualified Mortgages »
On January 10, 2014, new mortgage rules adopted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ["CFPB”], and required by th...
Friday, January 03, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fraud Alert #14-01: Target Continues Email Phishing Alert, CUNA Breach Survey »
Target has issued warnings to its customers about recent phishing emails related to the Target breach. The emails look lik...
Thursday, October 31, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Compliance Q & A: Criminal Background Check »
Question: Are we allowed to do criminal background checks as part of our hiring policy? Answer: Appendix A to NCUA’s...

Training
Wednesday, August 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q & A with Kansas CUNA Management School Graduates »
Ashley Pelz, Branch Manager, Wichita Federal Credit Union   Liz Steffen, Vice President of Accounting &am...
Friday, August 01, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Credit Unions Learn How to Develop Financial Counseling Program »
 Mark Lynch, Field Coach for Real Solutions   Chris Wolgamott simulates a financial counseling session....
Friday, July 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
KCUA Giving Away Certificate Program Modules »
KCUA is depleting their library of STAR, VAP, MERIT and VLP self-study certificate program modules, leader guides and misc...
Thursday, July 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Developing a Financial Counseling Program »
According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), at the end of 2012, 59% of all Americans were living pay...
Thursday, June 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Summer Jam Brings Credit Union Staff Together for In-Depth Discussions »
Larry Schmitz, Medical Community Credit Union, in the "hot seat" during a mock media interview at the marketing session...

Marketing
Thursday, July 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Digital Marketing Channels for Lending Can Actually Enhance Personal Service »
By Ben Klepzig Financial institutions see how important digital marketing channels have become as more consumers shop fo...
Thursday, June 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ICU Day 2014 Theme: "Local Service. Global Good." »
The theme in the U.S. for ICU Day 2014 will be Local Service. Global Good.™ This theme capitalizes on the people helping p...
Friday, May 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Company Awards Can Build Your Credibility, Awareness »
We all use traditional marketing and communications tactics to rise above the competition. You place ads, write press rele...
Tuesday, May 06, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q3 2014 Newsletter Articles Available »
Third quarter 2014 newsletter article are now available. Please feel free to use these articles in your member communicati...
Thursday, April 03, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
A "C" in Financial Literacy »
Once again, adults have given themselves a grade of C or lower on their personal financial literacy knowledge according to...

Events
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Wichita Federal Credit Union, Plus KCUA Join Miracle Jeans Day »
Last year, 10 credit unions plus the Kansas Credit Union Association celebrated Miracle Jeans Day. Together, we helped sic...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Miracle Jeans Day: September 10 »
Wear jeans on on September 10th to support Kansas' three Children's Miracle Network hospitals. Funds raised stay right her...
Thursday, July 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Miracle Treat Day: August 14 »
Celebrate Miracle Treat Day on Thursday August 14. One dollar or more from every Blizzard® Treat purchased at particip...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
YES Committee: Annual Fundraising Opportunities »
For years the YES Committee has been able to provide scholarships for college, for credit union employees to attend traini...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Holiday Icons: We Appreciate Your Support! »
Several Kansas credit unions have ordered their CU4Kids holiday icons: KUMC Credit Union United Credit Union USPLK Em...

Consumers
Thursday, September 12, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Four-Letter Words to Help You Pay Down Credit Card Debt »
What’s more important? Saving money or paying down debt? Experts say ideally you should be doing both. But according to a...
Friday, May 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
4 Things Every Middle Schooler Should Know About Finances »
Have you had "The Talk” with your child? No, not the birds and bees talk. Or the "this is your brain on drugs” talk. The...
Friday, January 25, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shopping For a Mortgage? Do Your Homework, Ask Questions and Compare Lenders »
Spring marks resurgence in the local real estate market, as more homes are available for sale during spring and early summ...
Thursday, January 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Future generations will be better off financially, but money management skills start now »
In a recent TIME.com article , Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said kids today will be better off financially than...
Thursday, November 29, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seven Tips to Safe Online Shopping During the Holidays »
These days, you have to keep track of more than just your wallet during the holidays. According to the National Retail Fed...

Councils
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CUnext Launches Facebook Page »
Our Young Professionals have spoken. CUnext needs a Facebook page. This was the consensus from several meet ups and casu...
Thursday, August 07, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CUnext Day of Service in Topeka »
See more photos on Facebook .   On Thursday, 16 credit union representatives from Quest Credit Union, Fron...
Thursday, July 31, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CUnext To Host Day of Service in Topeka »
  A group of CUnext Young Professionals will be making a difference in Topeka by volunteering at Harvesters Commu...
Friday, July 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wichita CUnext Council Hosts Meetup »
  Wichita Young Professionals meet up, River City Brewery The CUnext Young Professionals Council leadership comm...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014 Council Leadership Committees Announced »
The following individuals have been selected to serve on one of the KCUA and NCUL Councils. Leadership committee members a...

Governmental Affairs
Friday, August 08, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Primary Election Update »
Kansas was among a handful of states holding their primary elections this week. Turnout for the primary was expected to be...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get Out and Vote: August 5 »
Please encourage your staff and board to get out and vote in the primary election on Tuesday, August 5 . The airwaves ar...
Tuesday, March 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The GAC from a Crasher's Perspective »
Submitted by Preston Ford Educational Credit Union's Preston Ford (second from left) joins others Crashers...
Friday, February 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
40 Kansas Representatives Join 4,400 GAC Attendees in Washington »
  Kansas credit union representatives and Association staff at CUNA GAC 2014.   Kansas credit unio...
Friday, February 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Day at the Capitol 2014 »
KCUA President/CEO Marla Marsh welcomes Governor Sam Brownback at the Statehouse in Topeka . House Speaker Ray...

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