Mountain West Credit Union Association helps bring MemberPass™ to market

­­­­­­ Digital Identity to help reduce fraud for credit unions and members June 17, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) – The Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA) has finalized a strategic partnership agreement with CULedger to help jump start the implementation of MemberPass™, a digital ID held by credit union members. MWCUA … Read More

BSA Officer Training Course Materials: June 9, 2020

Click below for course materials: BSA Officer Training Roster BSA Officer Training Agenda BSA Officer Training Speaker Bios BSA Officer Training AM Presentation: Bank Secrecy Act 2020 BSA Officer Training PM Presentation #1: Your Guide to Cannabis & Hemp BSA Officer Training PM Presentation #2: SARS Filing & Investigations  

June 2 Scenario Planning Webinar Recording

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MWCUA Sends Letter to NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood

This week, the Mountain West Credit Union Association sent a letter to NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood, written on behalf of the credit unions we serve expressing our appreciation for the work of the NCUA to bring about regulatory relief during this current crisis. The letter also included the Association’s recommendations for … Read More

Colorado Credit Unions Step Up for Members During Coronavirus

Mortgage forbearances, auto loan deferments add up to over a billion dollars May 21, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) – Colorado credit unions have provided over $1.03 billion in mortgage deferments and more than $657 million in auto loan deferments during the Coronavirus crisis. Representing over two million members in the state, … Read More

Young Professionals Virtual After-Hours Network Meeting

On Thursday, April 30, at 5:30 (CO & WY), 4:30(AZ), the Mountain West Young Credit Union Professionals Committee is hosting a virtual workshop on how to Maximize the Performance of Remote Teams. This workshop will enhance what you may have learned during the Association’s remote worker webinar series held a few weeks … Read More

MWCUA Announces New Board Officers

The Mountain West Credit Union Association’s Board of Directors announced it elected a new slate of officers after the Association’s Annual Business Meeting held April 23, 2020.   Serving as Chairman of the Board is Todd Marksberry, President and CEO of Canvas Credit Union in Englewood, CO.Jay Curtis, President and CEO of First Credit Union in … Read More

The SBA has taken down the PPP portal

The Small Business Administration’s $349 billion Paycheck Protection Program has officially run out of money. A notice, posted on the SBA’s website, states the “SBA is currently unable to accept new applications for the Paycheck Protection Program based on available appropriations funding. Similarly, we are unable to enroll new PPP … Read More

Treasury Department Updates Guidance – with forms

Last night and earlier this morning, the U.S.Treasury released additional documents for lenders participating in the Paycheck Protection Program. The new documents include: Lender Electronic Data Form Final Borrower Application Form SBA Form 3506 Both forms are outlined in the PPP Final Rule that was released on Thursday afternoon. To … Read More

Treasury Department Issues Guidance

The U.S. Treasury Department and the Small Business Administration have finally released their long awaited guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). We have been working with our state governments to help compile a list of available lenders that are participating or planning to participate in the program in order … Read More