Event Calendar

Marketing Network @ Credit Union League of Connecticut
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Marketing-magnifying-glassOpen forum discussion. Attendees are encouraged to discuss current marketing issues and to bring samples of their marketing materials to share with peers.

Facilitator is Fred Brown, Director of Marketing and Member Development, Northeast Family FCU

Special Note
The NCUA’s Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives webinar, “Driving the Bottom Line: Results through Marketing,” is now available online. There may be discussion of the webinar’s ideas during the network meeting.

Click here to view:  http://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=lobby.jsp&eventid=607928&sessionid=1&key=C5E50DA71229E3F82015A230AC37AC1E&eventuserid=79764166

NEACH – 40th Anniversary Payments Conference @ Boston Marriott Burlington
Sep 17 – Sep 18 all-day
Affordable Care Act @ League Education Center
Sep 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Affordable Care Act: What You Need to Know


  • Global Overview of Healthcare Changes
  • Challenges for CUs of All Employee Sizes
  • Issues for CUs to Consider When Reviewing Healthcare
  • Information on CT Network Options

Click for the Registration Flyer!

NEACH – Risk Management Workshop – Creating Your Risk Culture @ Webinar
Sep 19 @ 10:15 am – 3:30 pm

NEACH40thLogoSmallFinancial institutions of all sizes need to be aware of ACH risk factors, and each financial institution needs to manage their risk to minimize potential losses.  This session will assist Financial Institutions in identifying their risks and create a culture to help mitigate those risks.

Financial Reality Fairs Golf Tournament @ Tunxis Plantation Country Club
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm

Golf Tournament

to benefit


Tunxis Plantation Country Club
87 Town Farm Road, Farmington

Watch for details about this exciting activity to benefit students participating in Financial Reality Fairs provided by Connecticut credit union volunteers!


Click here for the Registration Brochure.


PolicyWorks Compliance Webinar: Consumer Lending Update @ Credit Union League of Connecticut
Sep 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am



This session will cover consumer lending compliance issues that have occurred during 2013 and that may affect credit cards, auto loans, signature loans, or other consumer lending products. In addition, the CFPB is keeping a close eye on fair lending and servicemember lending. Thus, we will also provide an update on fair lending issues and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA).

The webinar will be followed by an ‘open discussion’ at the conclusion of the program.

Click for the Registatrion Flyer.

These webinars will be placed on the League’s member-protected area of the website.

There wilConsumer Lendingl be a Compliance Network meeting after this webinar.

New Haven Chapter Meeting @ Brothers Restaurant
Oct 1 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 1 @ 8:30 pm

Topic:  Financial Reality Fairs

Speaker:  Barb Bass, VP Education & HRD, Credit Union League of Connecticut

5:30-6:15 p.m.    Cash Bar / Appetizers
6:15-7:15 p.m.     Dinner / Buffet
7:15                     Meeting

Buffet Style – Only $22.00 per person!
Includes Sausage and Peppers – Chicken Florentine – Baked Scrod – Sliced Roast Beef – Stuffed Shells – Caesar Salad

Click for Chapter Notice and Registration information.

Hartford Chapter Meeting @ The Chowder Pot
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm

Hartford Chapter Meeting

Social Hour – 5:00 p.m. – Cash Bar
Dinner – 6:00 p.m.
Program – 7:00 p.m.

“What’s Going On at Your League”

Presented by Keith Wiemert, Interim CEO of the Credit Union of Connecticut, President & CEO, Seasons FCU

Dinner Choices
1. Roast prime Rib $43
2. Chicken Marsala $33
3. Baked Stuffed Shrimp $39

Please reference your name and meal choice.

***Please bring a raffle prize***

Please mail checks by September 25th, to Andres Ilanos, Nutmeg State FCU, 521 Cromwell Ave., Rocky Hill, Ct 06416. Please reference “10/03/13″

Click for Chapter Notice event information.

NEACH – What’s New in Alternative Payments @ Webinar
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

NEACH40thLogoSmallWhat is taking place in the alternative payments’ space and why should you care?

This webinar looks at different alternative payment models, including those leveraging the ACH Network, and whether new initiatives by technology players are up-ending the landscape for small-dollar electronic payments.

The session delves into details about major players and the ‘hot topic’ initiatives that being vetted in the marketplace.

Register here.

Moran/Nixon Chapter Meeting @ Violi's Restaurant at Hunter's Golf Course
Oct 8 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 8 @ 9:00 pm

UniteForGoodWordsBlockGet a Jump on
International Credit Union Week

Speaker Michael Savenelli, Sr. of BCI Financial will discuss Reverse Mortgages—What Has Changed & Common Misconceptions

Mike will give us an update on the Reverse Mortgage market. BCI has worked with 30-plus Connecticut credit unions who see the value in offering reverse mortgages to their members.

Credit Unions are asked to donate door prizes

Registration Deadline:  Thursday, October 3, 2013

Click for the Chapter Notice and registration form.