Posts From September, 2013

Virtual 'Don't Tax My CU' Rally Set for October 2nd 

Posted by Marissa Anema Tuesday, September 24, 2013 11:37:00 AM
WASHINGTON – A national virtual rally—where credit union members and advocates from across the country will light up social media in support of the "Don't Tax My Credit Union" campaign via Twitter ... read more

Download the Convention Mobile App! 

Posted by Marissa Anema Tuesday, September 24, 2013 9:19:00 AM
Once again, the New Jersey Credit Union League, through a partnership with Grupio, is providing Convention information at your fingertips through a mobile app! The app contains the event... read more

CUNA Notes Importance of Stress-Test Proposal Scrutiny 

Posted by Marissa Anema Monday, September 23, 2013 11:54:00 AM
WASHINGTON – NCUA put credit unions on notice last week that it plans to propose "stress testing" for credit unions with more than $10 billion in assets. That announcement gives the credit union... read more

NJCUL Teams Goes Casual for the Kids! 

Posted by Marissa Anema Wednesday, September 18, 2013 11:34:00 AM
HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. – Today is the day! Credit union folks across the nation are going casual for the kids today in support of CU4Kids’ Miracle Jeans Day, which benefits local Children’s Miracle... read more

Motley Fool Article Makes the Case for Credit Unions' Tax Status 

Posted by Marissa Anema Monday, September 16, 2013 11:53:00 AM
A recent article on the Motley Fool and NASDAQ Web sites points out the holes in banks’ argument against credit unions’ not-for-profit tax-exempt status. The article, titled “Should Credit... read more

NCUA Board Approves Fixed-Asset Reg Changes, Introduces Charitable Donation Accounts Proposal 

Posted by Marissa Anema Friday, September 13, 2013 10:46:00 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – At its board meeting yesterday, the NCUA approved a final rule updating the agency’s fixed assets regulation and approved a proposed rule that will modify NCUA’s investment and... read more

C-SPAN Coverage of XCEL's Tom Quigley Advocating for CU Tax Exemption Now Available 

Posted by Marissa Anema Thursday, September 12, 2013 10:41:00 AM
HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. – C-SPAN footage of XCEL FCU’s Director of Marketing Tom Quigley advocating for Congress to preserve the credit union federal tax exemption at Congressman Bill Pascrell’s (D-9)... read more

CUs, Members Pump-Up Volume on #DontTaxTuesday Two, League Takes Message to Hill 

Posted by Marissa Anema Wednesday, September 11, 2013 11:20:00 AM
WASHINGTON – There was a credit union advocacy blitz targeted at Capitol Hill yesterday as credit union supporters from across the country took part in round two of "Don't Tax Tuesday," the major... read more

'Don't Tax Tuesday' Round 2 Tomorrow, Participation is Essential and Easy 

Posted by Marissa Anema Monday, September 09, 2013 11:44:00 AM
WASHINGTON – Credit unions, state leagues, and CUNA are preparing to welcome back the U.S. Congress by re-launching #DontTaxTuesday tomorrow. The campaign will include a large social... read more

New Round of 'Don't Tax' Advocacy Launches Tuesday 

Posted by Marissa Anema Friday, September 06, 2013 11:56:00 AM
WASHINGTON – With Congress returning to Washington early next week, CUNA and state credit union leagues have refocused their national grassroots efforts on tax reform. The Senate Finance... read more
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