ICUL Service Corporation
March 2012

In this issue..... 

ICUL, CUs very active in Illinois General Assembly as committee deadline passes.   Last Friday, March 9, 2012, marked the deadline for bills to pass committee in their chamber of origin.  The League has been actively lobbying over 50 bills that could impact credit unions and their business operations.  Of those 50 bills, only five are actually supported by ICUL.  The rest are opposed or have been modified to allow becoming neutral on the measures.   Outlined below are the status of the major initiatives facing credit unions as the Spring session moves forward... Full story.

Educational Opps

03/13 QuickBites
How to Improve Your Membership Retention

03/15 QuickBites
Lending Strategies -
More Loan Opportunities

03/20 Webinar
Reg Bi-annual Update

03/21 QuickBites
Unclaimed Property:
Issues You Need to Know

03/22 Webinar
Fee Comparisons –
Banks vs. CUs

03/29 QuickBites
Courting Boomer Members -
A Key Business Growth Strategy

04/03 Telecourse
Teller Regs

04/05 QuickBites
Cross Selling

04/10 QuickBites

04/12 Webinar
You know you're a bully if...

Also for 2012!
BSA on Demand!
Elder Abuse on Demand!
Complete Schedule


League kicks off InfoSight online compliance resource.  On February 28, Brad Bergmooser, ICUL Compliance Counsel, held a webinar overview about InfoSight, a new and significant compliance resource that is now available only to affiliates as a result of a strategic alliance with the Michigan League.  Full story 

If you have not already, sign up for Convention! Registration closes Mar. 23! 
To be held April 26 – 28, 2012, ICUL’s 82nd Annual Convention will tout many changes and highlights, not the least of which is a brand new location for the event– the Renaissance Convention Center in Schaumburg.  The theme is "Get in the Game!"  Full story

Legislative Day, other May Springfield events scheduled, open for registration. 
It will be a busy time for the League and credit unions in early May.  That's because first, ICUL's Legislative Day and Reception will be held on May 9.  This important annual event will be held at the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel.  In addition, please also note about additional events taking place that week.  The 2nd annual Springfield-area CUPAC golf outing will be held the day before Legislative Day on Tuesday, May 8.  Lastly, please mark your calendar for now to stay around on May 10, the day after Legislative Day, for a board college being hosted by the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors.  Full story.

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