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CCH, CUNA Offer One-stop Source For Credit Union Compliance
(RIVERWOODS, ILL., April 14, 2003) – Now there’s a one-stop
source for all the information a credit union or its advisor needs to
maintain compliance at both the federal and state levels. CCH
INCORPORATED (CCH), a leading provider of financial services
information and software, in partnership with the Credit Union
National Association (CUNA), is offering the Credit Union Library
to give professionals instant, electronic access to essential
compliance information over the Internet or on CD-ROM. For more
information or to order, call 1-800-449-6435 or visit business.cch.com/onlinestore.
The Credit Union Library lets those concerned with
compliance access full-text law and helpful explanations to ensure
compliance at both the federal and state levels. CCH’s advanced
search functions and useful checklists speed research and help
pinpoint areas that need to be addressed. Periodic updates ensure that
subscribers will stay up-to-date on ever-changing regulations and
"Simply put, no other publication can match the quality,
depth, organization or timeliness of the information provided in the Credit
Union Library," said Karyn Blong, marketing manager for CCH’s
Business and Finance Group.
The Credit Union Library includes all of the following document
- CUNA Explanatory Information
- CUNA Compliance Checklists
- NCUA Publications and Issuances
- Frequently Referenced Laws/Regulations
- Federal Register Notices
- Federal Laws
- Federal Regulations
- FRB Publications and Issuances
- FFIEC Publications
- GAO Publications
- IRS Publications
- State Laws and Regulations
The explanatory information from CUNA’s E-Guide to Federal
Laws and Regulations and the National Credit Union Administration
(NCUA) publications provide valuable interpretive guidance. The CUNA
information includes analysis of regulations and policies, with
supporting articles. Topics include dual chartering, fair lending,
Family and Medical Leave Act, field of membership and privacy.
The CUNA Compliance Checklists provide lists in a
question-and-answer format, addressing specific provisions of the laws
and regulations. An introduction to each checklist highlights the law
or regulation, and identifies what a credit union needs to do to be in
compliance. Working through the list and answering the questions
quickly identifies areas of compliance that you will need to address.
NCUA publications include Call Reports, Corporate Examiner’s
Guide, Credit Union Opportunities Annual Report, Directory of
Federally Insured Credit Unions, Privacy Choices and Frequently Asked
Questions. Issuances include Bulletins; Administrative Orders; General
Counsel Opinion Letters; Interpretive Rulings and Policy Statements;
and Regulatory Alerts.
Federal and state laws and regulations and issuances of federal
agencies applicable to credit unions, such as those of the Federal
Reserve Board, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council,
the General Accounting Office and the Internal Revenue Service are
provided as well, making this the most comprehensive resource
Availability and Pricing
For more information or to subscribe to the Credit Union Library,
call CCH at 1-800-449-6453 or visit the CCH Online Store at business.cch.com/onlinestore.
A one-year, single-user subscription to the Credit Union Library
on the CCH Internet Research NetWork is $1,015 plus applicable
tax, shipping and handling; a one-year, single-user subscription on
CD-ROM is $810 plus applicable tax, shipping and handling.
CUNA, based in Washington, D.C., and Madison, Wisconsin, is the
premier national trade association serving America's credit unions.
The not-for-profit trade group is governed by volunteer directors who
are elected by their credit union peers. In partnership with state
credit union leagues, CUNA provides many services to credit unions,
including representation, information, public relations, continuing
professional education and business development.
With its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, Credit
Union National Association serves more than 90% of America's 10,000
credit unions, which are owned by more than 83 million consumer
members. Credit unions are not-for-profit cooperatives where people
are worth more than money. For more information, visit www.cuna.org.
About CCH INCORPORATED
CCH INCORPORATED, headquartered in Riverwoods, Illinois, was
founded in 1913 and has served four generations of business
professionals and their clients. The company produces more than 700
electronic and print products for the tax, legal, securities, human
resources, health care and small business markets. CCH is a Wolters
Kluwer company. The CCH web site can be accessed at cch.com.
The CCH Business and Finance Group web site can be accessed at business.cch.com.
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