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October 2014

New League website to launch within the coming weeks

Compliance Compass: report unclaimed property to DOR

2014 Candidate Survey responses available online


September 2014

Activists delivered credit unions message during Hike the Hill in D.C.

Events registration to improve as part of website upgrade

Proposed rule on FHLBs could affect CU balance sheets

Small- and large-credit union CEO roundtables coming this fall

Wisconsin YP leader is CUNA Management School class president

Election portal offers valuable insights into November races


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August 2014

Shared branching: become your members’ primary financial institution

Has your credit union planned for what''s ahead?

Teachers seek credit unions to help them offer lessons from brass

Wisconsin credit unions rocked the #IceBucketChallenge

The second quarter 2014

Win up to $2,500 in cash with the Ca$h Calendar


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July 2014

Rep. Duffy invites credit unions to visit with NCUA Chairman Matz

Use social media, community outreach to celebrate 100 million members

Invest in America becomes Love My Credit Union Rewards

Credit unions remove barriers through the comment process

Compliance Compass: examiners to look at cybersecurity

Leadership workshop improves teams through "emotional intelligence"


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June 2014

Patent Troll legislation is another barrier removed for credit unions

The first quarter 2014

Wisconsin credit unions made an impact through service

World Council of Credit Unions cultivates womens leadership

Congratulations, scholarship winners!

Marketers Roundtable highlights member engagement, social media


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May 2014

What technical or operational costs inhibit you from serving members?

Convention focused on service excellence

Apply now for funds to improve your member service and outreach!

League Boards, Executive Committees named

Compliance Compass: state regulatory and statutory changes remove barriers for credit unions

Consider the issues that threaten financial stability in your community


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April 2014

You are invited: Convention will celebrate The Leagues 80th Anniversary

HELP WANTED: convention service project needs you!

Help members with their heating bills with WHEDA-backed loans

Wisconsin played a big role in advocacy that affects credit union income

NCUA proposal could stymie your plans for member service

Directors/managers: get essentials from OCU, NASCUS & The League

June Real Estate Lending Compliance Conference is a must-attend event

Convention presenter Andy Janning offers the techniques of leadership excellence


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March 2014

Best Advantage Credit Union achieves 100% participation in The Leagues Payroll Deduction program

Dont miss the Collections Roundtable April 10 in Appleton

Convention Conduit Luncheon offers preview of election year action

Survey of credit unions exam experiences reveals a mixed bag for WI

NCUA proposal could have a big effect on credit unions capitalization

Help us welcome three new League employees

Compliance Compass: wait before agreeing to data match

Get ready for the Members Conduit Account Holders Luncheon


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February 2014

Largest state regulatory reforms in a decade coincide with state GAC

Target data breach cost to WI credit unions? $600,000 and counting

Help members save while adding non-interest income!

REAL Focus: expand outreach with grants, new programs

Credit unions observe milestone anniversaries in 2014

Weigh in on CFPB analysis of debt collection practices


January 2014

Share your comments on risk-based capital proposal

Open dialog with credit union examiners draws full house

Interactive retirement tool available to CUs, demo set for Jan. 22

Reserve your room for GAC by Jan. 11, help advance pro-CU legislation


December 2013

Chain of Hearts fundraiser coming soon!

Dues invoices for The League and CUNA mailed to credit unions

Advocate for your members best interests at the state GAC

IRA Essentials & Advanced Workshops set for Feb. 18 & 19

CUNA President & CEO assesses the tax threat


November 2013

Credit unions push hard to influence tax reform process

Congratulations, scholarship/grant recipients!

Welcome three of the newest League employees

Register now for the State Government Affairs Conference

Advocacy continues as U.S. Senate prepares reform drafts

Register now: unite for good at State GAC!


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October 2013

Help the Foundation continue its outreach!

RSVP: Money Smart Week, Council on Financial Literacy meetings

Compliance Compass: ready for January mortgage changes?

Education is key to success

Attend a ceremony to show support for National Guard & Reserve

Advocacy for tax status continues, Rep. Sensenbrenner voices support


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September 2013

Consumer Lending Workshop guides your front line and management

Compliance Compass: confused about ability-to-repay?

Participate in a nationwide tax advocacy rally October 2

Compliance demands persist

Use the Scorecard to showcase the value of credit unions

Regulatory issues affect member service


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August 2013

Dont miss this event; leap forward in your compliance role

Find blueprints for CU growth at Innovators Roundtable

Influence regulatory changes through comment letters

WI credit unions outpace individual goals for tax advocacy

Unanimous support from WI Senators on tax status

Director-focused learning happens Oct. 18-19 in Elkhart Lake


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July 2013

Communicate your value via community invovlement

GOAL: remove barriers. ACTION: payroll deduction

From Red to Black: boost your bottom line with good planning

Wisconsin lags behind states defending tax exemption

Network & learn at the Leagues fall Roundtables

Welcome the newest League employees


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June 2013

Message from the Hill: keep telling your story

Apply for a grant, just like they did

Shared branching offers service excellence, growth

Apply for a grant, just like they did!

YP Boot Camps scheduled: harness the potential of young CU leaders

Senate Finance Committee cites CUs for possible tax status elimination


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May 2013

Convention kicks off CU growth strategy

Activists fend off bankers attack on independent CU regulator

League Boards, Executive Committees introduced

REAL Focus: financial education heats up this summer

Representatives being sought for League Councils, Committee

Room block for D.C. Tax Advocacy Hike closes Monday, June 3


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April 2013

Jim Drogue to retire: attend Convention to wish him well!

Welcome two of the newest League employees

Wisconsin Dept. of Revenue to offer an electronic levy solution

Apply by April 30 for an opportunity to learn, share in Costa Rica

Use home equity lines of credit to moderate interest rate risk

Protect asssets, minimize risk: Collections Seminar May 29


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March 2013

CUNA Mutual Group: paid $738.3M, won 97% of lawsuits for CUs in 2012

Compliance Compass: June mortgage deadlines ahead

Want to go to CUNA Management School? Apply for a scholarship!

Current marketplace indicates growth through credit cards

Get recognized for the difference your credit union makes daily

Activists lobby Congress on credit union policy priorities


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February 2013

New Project Zip Code software is now available

Successful searches on CU-finder website could grow with your input

Ensure you receive good advice in a third-party bond/insurance review

Help a teacher or employee improve their financial lessons

Legislators named to committees overseeing financial institutions

Compliance Compass: new mortgage regs, disclosures


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January 2013

Roundtables offer unparalleled networking, practical insights

REAL Focus: expand your outreach with financial education

Filene: tap innovations in saving money and serving members

Childrens Miracle Network Hospitals: a "please" and "thank you"

Economic update added, pre-conference workshop set for state Government Affairs Conference

Need income-generating strategies?


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