ICUL Service Corporation

July 2013


In this issue..... 

League announces retirement of long time President/CEO Dan Plauda. The Illinois Credit Union League (ICUL) announced last month that President/Chief Executive Officer Dan Plauda will be retiring after 37 years of dedicated service to the credit union movement, effective June 30, 2014.  The League has contracted with D. Hilton Associates, Inc., the largest executive recruiting firm exclusively for credit unions, to conduct the search for its new leader.  Full story.

Educational Opps

07/02 QB
Responding to Supoenas, Garnishes & Levis

07/09 TC
Teller Boot Camp Combo

07/11 QB
Open Mouth: Insert Foot?

07/16 QB
CU Relationship Lending

07/16 Webinar
Why Member Sue Credit Unions & Win

07/18 QB
Collateral Recovery - Advanced

07/24 QB
Reg Z

07/25 Webinar
BSA - Are you a "Hero" or a "Pawn"

07/30 QB
Finding Your Edge in a Crowded Market

08/06-07 FTF - Naperville
Small CU Asset Size Conference

08/08 QB
Understanding Endorsements

08/13 QB
ABC 123 Easy Planning Marketing Plan

08/15 QB
Sales & Service – Key Points to Get Started

Also in August
Chapter Leaders Conference - FTF Bloomington

Continuing in 2013!
BSA on Demand!
Elder Abuse on Demand!

Complete Calendar


League, credit unions successful during Spring Legislative Session! The Illinois General Assembly (IGA) adjourned on Friday, May 31, 2013.  From the list of nearly 100 measures which would impact credit unions and their business operations, and we are pleased to report that ICUL successfully enacted five major bills this session.  Full story.

More than 300,000 contacts generated via Don’t Tax My Credit Union campaign!  As you are probably already aware, CUNA, ICUL and leagues across the country have launched a National Action Alert on the Credit Union Tax Status and strongly urge you to mobilize your credit unions’ employees, volunteers and members to ensure success in preserving the credit union tax exemption.  Now is the time to mobilize and activate our national credit union grassroots and deliver a strong and simple message to Congress: "Don’t Tax My Credit Union."  Full story.

Capacity crowd expected at Illinois League’s annual conference for small CUs.  
Another capacity crowd is expected for the Illinois Credit Union League’s (ICUL) annual Small Asset Size (SAS) CU Conference.  The two-day, highly popular conference will be held at ICUL’s offices in Naperville August 6-7 and has been expanded to include credit unions up to $30 million in assets. Full Story

2013 Chapter Leaders Conference details announced.  
In case you have not already heard, the 2013 Chapter Leaders Conference is scheduled for August 21-22 and will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Bloomington.  This year’s theme is “Get your Chapter Leaders Kicks on Route 66,” hosted by the Kankakee Valley Chapter of Credit Unions. Full Story.


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