Event Calendar

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!

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.

Financial Reality Fair – Hamden @ Hamden High School
Oct 9 @ 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!

Columbus Day Holiday
Oct 14 all-day

ColumbusDayGraphicColumbus Day Holiday

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!

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

Premier Wine Tasting Event! @ Mohegan Sun
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 18 @ 8:30 pm

Premier Wine Tasting Event!

Dress: Black Tie Optional/Dressy Dinner-Cocktail Party Wear

Cost: $100 per person ($75 for Young Professionals)*
*If you would like to assist our political action committee with your payment to this event please contact Kelly Fuhlbrigge. Otherwise, credit union checks can be made out to Credit Union League of CT. Payment can be made the day of the event.

Click for event registration form and hotel discount information.

Please FAX registration forms to Susan O’Loughlin at 203-294-4882 or email them to kfuhlbrigge@culct.coop. Thank You!

Bridgeport Chapter Meeting @ Augustyn’s Blue Goose Restaurant
Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm – Oct 22 @ 8:00 pm

 Bridgeport Chapter Meeting

 Tuesday, October 22th, 2013

 Augustyn’s Blue Goose Restaurant

 326 Ferry Blvd.

 Stratford, CT


Speaker:    Timothy Shore, Training Manager, Seasons FCU

Program:   Robbery Training

Agenda:    4:30-5:30 p.m.     Robbery Training

5:30-6:00 p.m.     Social Hour (cash bar)
6:00-7:00 p.m.     Dinner – $35.00 per person
7:00 p.m.             Chapter Meeting

Featuring a League Update by Keith Wiemert

Dinner:      Roast Prime Rib au jus – Slowly roasted, cooked to your taste

Stuffed Shrimp – With crabmeat stuffing

Chicken Parmigiana – Topped with cheese & marinara sauce

Atlantic Salmon – Grilled with seasoned crumbs


Deadline to Register:   Tuesday, October 15, 2013


Bridgeport Chapter Notice – October 22, 2013

E-Banking and Information Security Compliance @ League Education Center
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

E-Banking and Information Security Compliance

Speaker: Kris Buckley, President, Buckley Technology Group
Buckley Technology Group assists credit unions and other financial institutions with the technology and regulations specific to the financial services industry.

This event will cover a number of online banking compliance topics including:

-Electronic Banking Threats and Security

-Opening and Maintaining Accounts On-line

-Mobile Banking

-Remote Deposit Capture

For more information or to register click for the registration form.