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News Releases

5/16/2017 Mass. Credit Unions Continue Legacy of Support to the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless

4/3/2017 Rhode Island Credit Unions Take the Spotlight; Debut Better Banking TV to Foster Financial Literacy

3/7/2017 The Cooperative Credit Union Association Declares 7.5% 2016 Dues Rebate

01/31/2017 Study Reports on Strength and Role of Financial Services Industry in New England

01/26/2017 McWatters to be Named Acting Chairman of NCUA

10/18/2016 CCUA Webcast to Explore the Benefits to Credit Unions by Partnering with Non-Financial Cooperatives 

10/17/2016 Eight Credit Unions Honored for Excellence in Advocacy and Social Responsibility

10/14/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Holds Annual Meeting; Reviews Accomplishments of Maiden Year, Eyes the Future with Purpose and Enthusiasm

10/13/2016 CCUA Kicks Off Annual Convention: Actionable Content, Packed Vendor Hall and Networking Galore Set the Stage for Historic Event

10/07/2016 Delaware Credit Unions Meet with Congresswoman Hopeful Lisa Blunt Rochester 

10/06/2016 Blaine and Smith Set to Help Credit Unions Answer the Question: Bricks or Clicks? Watch Live Oct. 12.

10/04/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Set to Debut Animated Video Listing 15 Reasons to Bank Only at a Credit Union

09/23/2016 New Hampshire Credit Unions Join with Concord Food Co-op to Share Their Cooperative Values with Consumers

08/06/2016 Credit Unions of Rhode Island Raise $90,900 for Special Olympics

07/19/2016 Mass., N.H. and R.I. Credit Unions Award More than $217,000 in Scholarships

07/15/2016 In Wake of Merger, Cooperative Credit Union Association and Delaware Credit Unions Come Together for Inaugural Advocacy Meeting 

07/12/2016 MemberClose® and Community Powered Federal Credit Union Team Up on Lending Initiative

07/01/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Casts a Wide Net for Consumer Advocacy with Better Values. Better Banking

06/30/2016 New Hampshire Credit Unions Repeat Record Donation of $200,000 to Make-A-Wish® New Hampshire

06/17/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Members Overwhelmingly Approve Merger with Delaware Credit Union League

06/16/2016 Credit Unions Award Scholarships to Rhode Island Students

06/10/2016 Mass. Lawmakers Pay Tribute to Winning Credit Union Essays at Boston Statehouse 

06/08/2016 Credit Unions Team Up with Athletes at the Special Olympics Rhode Island Summer Games

05/17/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Calls Mass. Bankers Study Baseless and Out of Touch with Everyday Consumers’ Financial Needs

05/16/2016  US Senator Jack Reed Helps Kickoff CU Accelerate 2016 in Newport, R.I.

05/05/2016 CCUA Brings Together Credit Unions and Regulators to Address Today’s Elderly Financial Abuse Crisis

04/28/2016 Association to NCUA: Transparency, Deeper Reliance on State Regulators, Lengthening Exam Cycle Are All Key to Fair OTR Methodology

04/18/2016 Delaware Credit Unions Embrace Cooperative Credit Union Association’s Merger Message at 58th Annual Meeting

03/28/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Tackles Social Media as a Tool for Community Engagement

01/19/2016 Cooperative Credit Union Association Assures Members After Incorrect NCUA Call Report Email Reminders; Brings Up Call Report Timetable Issues

01/14/2016 Governmental Affairs Day in Rhode Island Heralds the Contributions of the State’s Credit Unions

01/06/2016 MemberClose® and LoanLogics to Offer Portfolio Review Service for Credit Unions 

12/14/2015 Cooperative Credit Union Association Announces Benefit to Ease Compliance Burden of Small Credit Unions

11/20/2015 Congressman Guinta, Chairman Matz Engage New Hampshire CU Leaders on Key Regulatory Issues

10/28/2015 N.H. Governor Hassan Purchases First Make-A-Wish® Fundraising Calendar Sponsored by N.H. Credit Unions

10/27/2015 Cooperative Credit Union Association’s First Annual Meeting Sees Election of Board Members and Approval of Bylaw Amendments

09/28/2015 Association Kicks Off New Consumer Awareness Credit Union Advertising Campaign

09/24/2015 New Video Network Brings the Cooperative Credit Union Association Closer to its Members

09/18/2015 Cooperative Credit Union Association Members Take Their Message to Capitol Hill and NCUA

06/26/2015 Massachusetts Credit Union Leaders Meet with CFPB to Discuss Current and Future CFPB Initiatives