Event Calendar

September – October 2013

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

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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.

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

Topic:  Financial Reality Fairs

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

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

Dinner
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.

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

Hartford Chapter Meeting

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

Program
“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.

Oct 7 Mon
Charitable Foundation Raffle
Oct 7 – Nov 27 all-day

CharitableFoundationLogoForWebsiteThe Connecticut Credit Union Charitable Foundation Raffle Begins!

The Raffle runs from now through Wednesday, November 27, 2013.

Watch this space for detailed information!

Oct 8 Tue
NEACH – What’s New in Alternative Payments @ Webinar
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
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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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.

Oct 9 Wed
Financial Reality Fair – Hamden @ Hamden High School
7:30 am – 1:00 pm

FinancialRealityFairLogoWatch for news about the Financial Reality Fair to be held at Hamden High School on this date!

Many volunteers are needed to insure the success of this important educational activity. Please consider volunteering!

Oct 14 Mon
Columbus Day Holiday
Oct 14 all-day

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League offices will be closed for the holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, October 15th for normal business hours of 8:30-4:30.

We wish all of our members and visitors to have a safe and relaxing holiday!

Oct 16 Wed
YP Meet-up at Gouveia Vineyards
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct 17 Thu
NEACH – Compliance Day Workshop – updated annually @ Double Tree Hotel
10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Compliance Contract-smallThe ACH Network does not exist in a vacuum. Understanding the multi-layered regulatory requirements can help your institution identify potential problems and address issues of non-compliance. This workshop helps participants understand the impact of outside regulations on ACH Entries and is a must for Compliance Officers or any person responsible for ACH processing compliance.

Session content will focus heavily on NACHA Operating Rules compliance as it relates to both receiving and originating ACH Entries. The presenter will also address how other regulations such as Federal Regulations D, E,GG; UCC 4A; and OFAC impact ACH processing and compliance.

Issues that will be discussed include:
• Importance of up-to-date policies and procedures
• Taking action based on audit results
• How to best comply with your obligations under NACHA Operating Rules