The latest from John Pettit

- by CUNA News Now

House passes CUNA-backed privacy notice clarification

The House voted 275-146 in favor of a CUNA-backed bill Thursday that would provide privacy notice clarity. The Privacy Notice Technical Clarification Act (H.R. 2396) would update the Gramm-Leach-Bliley ...

- by NAFCU Today

NAFCU-sought bill on underserved areas introduced

Reps. Gwen Moore, D-Wis., and Paul Cook, R-Calif., on Thursday introduced a NAFCU-sought bill that would allow credit unions of all charter types to add underserved areas to their fields ...

- by Jennifer Woldt, CU Magazine

Bringing credit unions to the reservation

Before Lakota Federal Credit Union opened its doors in November 2012, a credit union was a foreign concept to the Native American people living on South Dakota’s sprawling Pine ...

- by PYMNTS.com

Walmart pays workers in real time

In an attempt to ease some of its employees’ financial worries, Walmart announced that it is providing a service that will allow them to receive wages before their next payday. ...

- by Keith Leggett, Credit Union Watch

ABA Chairman says it’s time to tax large CUs

The tax code shouldn’t pick winners and losers, and businesses performing the same service should face the same rules, ABA Chairman Ken Burgess wrote in a letter to the ...

- by Jim Marous, The Financial Brand

Financial institutions not prepared for future of payments

In no other area of banking is there greater evidence of the convergence of customer insight, digital technology and advanced analytics than in the global payments ecosystem. Still, most industry ...