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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
DCUC Proud to Support Habitat for Humanity of Northern Virginia (NOVA) »
Tony Hernandez, DCUC President and CEO, joined Dan Berger, NAFCU President and CEO in today's construction along with CEOs...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Defending On-Base Branches to Defense Dept. »
  By Ray Birch WASHINGTON—Is mobile banking challenging the future of some credit union branches on milit...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
DCUC is committed to military spouse and veteran employment (CUInsight, October 12, 2018) »
WASHINGTON, DC (October 12, 2018)  — The Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) recognizes the importance of supporting...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
DCUC Backing Campaign To Hire More Military Spouses (CUToday, October 14, 2018) »
WASHINGTON—The Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) said it is supporting a campaign launched by Karen Pence, wife of Vice...
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Defense Council Delegation Meets With Polish Trade Group (CUToday, September 16, 2018) »
WARSAW, Poland–Representatives of the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) met there with Poland’s National Association of...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Military Departments select 2017 Credit Unions of the Year (CUInsight, Aug 23, 2018) »
WASHINGTON, DC (August 23, 2018)  — Five Defense Credit Unions were recognized with Distinguished Service Awards &nbs...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Navy FCU Earns “Credit Union of the Year” for the 12th Consecutive Year (BusinessWire, Aug 17, 2018) »
VIENNA, Va.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Navy Federal Credit Union’s  branch located on Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, A...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
3 People Inducted Into Defense Council’s Hall Of Honor (CUToday, Aug 20, 2018) »
WILLIAMSBURG, Va.–During its 55 th  Annual Conference here, the Defense Credit Union Council inducted three people in...
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Credit union board member earns national recognition (The News-Enterprise, Aug 18, 2018) »
Fort Knox Federal Credit Union’s Board of Directors Vice Chairwoman Reba Watson was inducted into the Defense Credit Union...
Friday, August 17, 2018
Navy Federal Earns “Credit Union of the Year” for the 12th Consecutive Year (OAOnline, Aug 17, 2018) »
VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 17, 2018-- Navy Federal Credit Union’s  branch located on Camp Lemonnier in Djibout...
Friday, August 17, 2018
Hanscom FCU’s Paul Marotta inducted into the DCUC Hall of Honor (CUInsight, Aug 17, 2018) »
HANSCOM AFB, MA (August 17, 2018)  — Paul Marotta, Hanscom Federal Credit Union’s Chairman of the Board, was inducted...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Berger delivers Washington, CU update at DCUC today (NAFCU Today, August 14, 2018) »
NAFCU President and CEO Dan Berger will provide defense credit union leaders with a Washington and industry update during...
Monday, August 13, 2018
McWatters: Financial literacy is key to protecting service members (CUInsight, Aug 13, 2018) »
ALEXANDRIA, VA (August 13, 2018)  — Financial regulatory agencies, non-profits, schools financial institutions, and t...
Friday, August 10, 2018
Hold the bells and whistles: Finding real value in executive incentives »
I’m an old school sort of marathon runner. While I appreciate that technology has improved the sport (and the athletes), I...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Credit unions on military bases (CUInsight, July 24, 2018) »
WASHINGTON, DC (July 24, 2018)  — Credit unions will continue to be able to meet the financi...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Provision That Would Have Harmed CUs On Military Bases Is Removed (CUToday, July 24, 2018) »
WASHINGTON–A provision that CUNA said would have put “credit unions at a disadvantage” when serving members on military ba...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Defense Deal: Credit Unions, Not Banks, Get Free Rent on Bases (CU Times, July 24, 2018) »
Conferees on the massive annual defense authorization have dropped a  plan to provide military banks free rent on mil...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
NAFCU-led efforts protect CU nominal leases in NDAA (NAFCU Today, July 25, 2018) »
House and Senate conferees have agreed to drop a provision in the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that w...
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
CUNA efforts lead to removal of non-CU friendly NDAA provision (CUNA News, July 24, 2018) »
A CUNA-led charge to remove language putting credit unions on military bases at a potential disadvantage was successful wi...
Monday, July 23, 2018
Bill to strengthen military banking could weaken defense CUs (CU Journal, July 20, 2018) »
Credit union advocacy groups are concerned about a provision in the House version of the 2019 National Defense Authorizati...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
DCUC sponsors military spouse financial educator credentials (CUInsight, July 19, 2018) »
WASHINGTON, DC (July 19, 2018)  — The Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) announced they would contribute $10,000 to...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
NAFCU, DCUC reiterate concerns over NDAA military bank lease language (NAFCU Today, July 17, 2018) »
NAFCU, in a joint letter with the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) yesterday, relayed concerns to leaders of the Senate...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
House Mistake Could Kill Rent Deal for Military Credit Unions, Banks (CU Times, June 27, 2018) »
“The House legislative counsel inadvertently limited its scope to banks when trying to define ‘depository institutions.’”...
Monday, June 25, 2018
DCUC Midwest Sub-Council Hosted by Fort Sill FCU »
By Madonna Attocknie FSFCU hosted the Defense Credit Union Council’s (DCUC) Midwest Sub-Council from June 6-9, ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Metsger: NCUSIF distributions slated end of July/early August (NAFCU News, June 20, 2018) »
NCUA Board Member Rick Metsger told attendees of NAFCU's  Defense Credit Union Summit  yesterday that the Nati...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
NAFCU's 51st Annual Conference and Solutions Expo kicks off in Seattle (NAFCU News, June 19, 2018) »
Credit union professionals  from across the country  are gathering today in Seattle to kick off NAFCU's  51...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
DCUC Releases Motion Graphic Video As Part Of Rebranding (CUToday.info, February 27, 2018) »
WASHINGTON—The Defense Credit Union Council has released as part of its rebranding campaign a motion graphic video “bringi...
Monday, February 26, 2018
DCUC takes rebranding to the next level (CUInsight, February 26, 2018) »
WASHINGTON, DC (February 26, 2018)  — The Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) continues its rebranding campaign by launch...
Thursday, February 8, 2018
CUNA meets w/ DOD, regulators on MLA issues (CUNA News, February 7, 2018) »
CUNA met with Department of Defense (DOD) officials and representatives from federal financial regulators, including the N...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Trade groups ask DoD to rescind MLA interpretation on GAP ins (National Law Review, Feb. 7, 2017) »
Four trade groups have sent letters to the Department of Defense (DoD) asking the DoD to rescind or withdraw Question and...
Thursday, February 1, 2018
NAFCU, DCUC relay MLA compliance challenges to DoD, NCUA (NAFCU Today, Feb 1, 2018) »
NAFCU and the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) told the Department of Defense (DoD)  in a letter Wednesday  of the co...
Thursday, February 1, 2018
CUNA pushes for removal of problematic part of MLA guidance (CUNA News, Feb 1, 2018) »
CUNA and the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) asked the Department of Defense (DOD) to remove a problematic question fr...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
NAFCU & DCUC Take MLA Compliance Challenges To Defense Dept. (CUToday.info, Jan 31, 2018) »
WASHINGTON—The Department of Defense is being told that there are the compliance challenges associated with the DoD's expl...
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Could Trump's controversial budget be good for CUs? »
Critics have panned President Trump’s proposed budget for cutting funding for everything from the Environmental Protection...

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