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ICBA Urges Washington to ‘Wake Up’ and Address Credit Union Risk

Oct 21, 2019

ICBA today launched a nationwide campaign calling on policymakers and the public to “Wake Up” to the risky practices, costly tax subsidies, and irresponsibly lax oversight of the nation’s credit unions.

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ICBA Statement on Supreme Court Hearing CFPB Constitutionality Case

Oct 18, 2019

ICBA President and CEO Rebeca Romero Rainey issued a statement following the U.S. Supreme Court’s announcement that it would hear a case on the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s single-director governance.

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Agencies Propose Policy Statement on Credit Losses

Oct 17, 2019

Federal financial regulators requested comment on a proposed interagency policy statement on Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Current Expected Credit Loss standard.

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Blog Details What's Next for Cannabis Banking

Oct 16, 2019

A new Main Street Matters post breaks down what's next for cannabis banking following the bipartisan House vote advancing the SAFE Banking Act.

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Credit Union Tax Exemption Unjustified: Tax Foundation

Oct 16, 2019

Evidence indicates that the credit union industry has strayed from its tax-exempt mission and is in direct competition with taxpaying banks, according to a new report from the Tax Foundation.

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Main Street Matters Blog

  • Using Your Web Address to Fight Phishing and Cyberattacks

    Oct 18, 2019
    In honor of National Cybersecurity Month, ICBA's Jeremy Dalpiaz extols the benefits of using a .BANK domain as an additional safety precaution to protect customers from phishing and cyberattacks.
  • What's Next for Cannabis Banking

    Oct 16, 2019
    Following a successful grassroots advocacy campaign, the House of Representatives recently passed ICBA-supported legislation to create a cannabis banking safe harbor, though questions remain about the bipartisan bill's outlook.

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ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator

ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator 2.0 is the sequel to ICBA’s successful partnership with The Venture Center and the state of Arkansas to support early-stage fintechs primed to help community banks create high-tech, high-touch customer experiences.

Strengthening existing relationships and developing new ones is all part of the process for the ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator. We want to hear from you. Know a great startup company with potential to impact community banks? Refer them to the ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator 2.0 by filling out the form.

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