LOS ALAMITOS, Calif.–Southland Credit Union here has launched two options for college students: Southland Student Choice Loans and Southland Student Choice Refinance.
LONDON–While passwords can be changed following a breach, fingerprints cannot, which is why so many are concerned here over news that the fingerprints of more than one-million people were discovered on a publicly accessible database for a company used by the likes of the U.K. Metropolitan Police, defense contractors and banks.
MADISON, Wis.—A farmers’ cooperative in rural Kenya has commissioned a new crop irrigation system thanks to an agricultural lending product developed by World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) and the Kenya Union of Savings and Credit Co-operatives Ltd. (KUSCCO).
KOLOA, Kauai–The early bird deadline to register for the Volunteer Leadership Institute (VLI) Hawaii is approaching.
WASHINGTON—CUNA has launched its latest Member Activation Program (MAP) campaign, calling on credit unions to make Congress aware there cannot be data privacy without data security.
FOSTER CITY, Calif.—Visa is rolling out a platform to help its engineers quickly test advanced artificial-intelligence algorithms aimed at detecting and preventing credit-card fraud.
PURCHASE, N.Y.—Mastercard is aiming to build a cryptocurrency development team, according to the company’s active job listings.
NEW YORK—Hackers based in North Korea have been able to steal an estimated $2 billion using cyberattacks on international financial and crypto organizations, according to a new report, which said the funds have been put toward development of its nuclear program.
WASHINGTON—The Financial Accounting Services Board (FASB) has issued a delay to the current expected credit loss (CECL) standard by an additional year – until 2023 – for not-for-profits, including credit unions.
WASHINGTON–Five federal agencies, including NCUA, have responded to a letter from Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) that sought clarification on banking hemp businesses, such as those that manufacture or sell CBD-related products.