News: Education

Early Bird Deadline Approaching for Mountain West Annual Meeting

There is still time to attend the Mountain West Credit Union Association 2016 Annual Meeting & Convention on April 21-23, 2016 at the world-class Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, CO. This year’s convention will be the largest group of attendees since Mountain West was formed. You won’t want to miss the … Read More

Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars

Meet Our Chief Executive Institute Scholars  This year the Center for Credit Union Leadership has launched the Chief Executive Institute.  The institute is an executive-level learning experience designed to help position credit unions for growth and leadership by developing awareness, understanding, and workplace application of the Baldrige Excellence Framework.  The … Read More

Financial Education Week Webinar: A Unique Opportunity for Collaboration with your local Mexican Consulate

As you may know, Mexico’s Consular Network in the US is the largest of one country in another country with 50 Offices!  In addition to the traditional services, this network plays a much broader role in providing education to the Mexican community in the US. One of these areas of … Read More

Bank Secrecy Act Seminar coming this Spring

How well will your BSA compliance program stand up to regulatory scrutiny? Bank Secrecy Act officers must possess an in depth understanding of the Bank Secrecy Act, its record-keeping and reporting requirements to set up the policies, procedures, and processes that help stop money laundering. At this informative program, credit union … Read More

New! Technology Networking Council

On February 18, 2016, Mountain West will host its first Technology Networking Council where IT professionals, IT staff, managers and operations officers will gather to network, share best practices, and ideas on the latest technology and trends in the information technology arena. The Council is interactive and belongs to the members as an … Read More

2016 Credit Union Leadership Institute: Nominations Open

The Credit Union Leadership Institute is an exceptional in-depth series of workshops designed for credit union employees who show the ability to assume greater roles and responsibilities. It is performance based instruction that teaches the art of leadership with well-focused, guided practices that encourage interactive participation and discussions. This highly … Read More

New! Bundled Webinars Customized for your CU

Mountain West has joined forces with our webinar partner to provide you with an all new, customized webinar platform for your credit union.  This new all-in-one training solution allows you to choose from nearly 50 recorded webinars in bundles of 10 at a discounted rate of up to 25%!  Once … Read More

Hot Topic Webinar Added: Expanded Financial Protections Under the New Military Lending Act, Including SCRA Update

On July 22, 2015, new changes to the Military Lending Act (MLA) were adopted by the Department of Defense, which, for the first time, expand the MLA’s coverage to most credit unions.  In addition, the required disclosures have been modified and the types of service members covered have increased.  These … Read More

FREE Webinar: Disparate Impact Analysis: What the U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision Means for Your Institution

On June 25, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld disparate impact analysis under the Fair Housing Act. Although the court’s decision is limited to the Fair Housing Act (i.e., home loans), the ECOA and Reg B have long upheld disparate impact analysis for all consumer loans. Under a disparate impact … Read More

Marketing Summit: Early Bird Registration Ends August 31st

This year’s Mountain West 2015 Marketing Summit takes on a whole new twist! Coming to you from two exciting cities, geared towards one intention – to give credit union marketers and business development professionals what they need to flourish in this rapidly changing industry and propel the conversation forward. We’ve … Read More