Posts From August, 2013

NJCUL Offers First Look at 2nd Quarter 2013 New Jersey CU Stats 

Posted by Marissa Anema Friday, August 30, 2013 10:54:00 AM
HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. – NJCUL offers member credit unions summaries of New Jersey credit union quarterly statistics compiled by CUNA. The preliminary statistics for second quarter 2013 are now... read more

CUNA, Fed, Merchants Call for Extended Stay of Interchange Decision 

Posted by Marissa Anema Thursday, August 29, 2013 11:44:00 AM
WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve and CUNA with its coalition partners filed separate briefs with the U.S. District Court yesterday calling to maintain current interchange regulations as a case on... read more

Rep. Pascrell Holds Town Hall Meeting, Notes CU Support 

Posted by Marissa Anema Wednesday, August 28, 2013 1:36:00 PM
CLIFFSIDE PARK, N.J. – Congressman Bill Pascrell (D-9), who serves on the tax-writing House Ways & Means Committee, held a Town Hall Meeting last night in Cliffside Park. Rep.... read more

Metsger Sworn-In, Michlig Among Guests 

Posted by Marissa Anema Monday, August 26, 2013 11:28:00 AM
WASHINGTON – NCUA Board Member Richard Metsger outlined his vision for the credit union system in a private Friday swearing-in ceremony on Capitol Hill. NJCUL President/CEO Greg Michlig... read more

NYIB Reports CUs Educated 400,097 Students in 2012-2013 School Year 

Posted by Marissa Anema Thursday, August 22, 2013 10:45:00 AM
TAMPA, Fla. – Credit unions reached 400,097 students in 12,243 classrooms presentations during the 2012-2013 school year, according to the National Youth Involvement Board (NYIB), a network of... read more

CUNJ Introduces Foundation to the Community 

Posted by Marissa Anema Wednesday, August 21, 2013 11:27:00 AM
EWING, N.J. – Credit Union of New Jersey (CUNJ) held a wine reception Tuesday evening at its headquarters in Ewing, N.J. to introduce the community to its newly formed nonprofit charitable... read more Survey: Free Checking at Banks Hits New Low 

Posted by Marissa Anema Tuesday, August 20, 2013 9:41:00 AM
FOSTER CITY, Calif. – The percentage of banks offering free checking dropped again in the first half of the year, according to the latest Bank Fees Survey, a semi-annual report that ... read more

List Supporting CU Tax-Exempt Status Continues to Grow, Rep. Holt Weighs-In 

Posted by Marissa Anema Monday, August 19, 2013 10:59:00 AM
WASHINGTON and MADISON, Wis. – U.S. Rep. Rush Holt (D-12) and U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) are the latest to join the growing list of lawmakers going on record as supporting the continuation... read more

CUNA 'Inside Exchange' Lays Out Case for Ending Corporate Fund Assessments 

Posted by Marissa Anema Friday, August 16, 2013 10:11:00 AM
WASHINGTON – The clear case for swiftly ending corporate credit union stabilization fund assessments is one of many topics touched on in CUNA’s latest Inside Exchange video. The overall... read more

Metsger Swearing In Next Week 

Posted by Marissa Anema Thursday, August 15, 2013 11:41:00 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Richard Metsger will begin in term as an NCUA board member on August 23. The swearing in will take place at a private ceremony on Capitol Hill. Metsger will fill the seat... read more