Happy Valentine's Day!
by CUAD Communications

CUAD Closed Monday

CUAD offices will be closed on Monday, February 17 for President’s Day, a federal holiday held on the third Monday of February. The day honors presidents of the United States, including George Washington, the USA's first president.


Headed to the GAC?

CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) kicks off in less than two weeks, and attendees are invited to a free webinar scheduled for Feb. 18 at 1:00 p.m. (CT). CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle and Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan will detail the credit union advocacy agenda for 2020 and how to use it to make an impact during GAC. Register here.


Capital CU Seeking Loan Underwriter

Residential Mortgage Loan Underwriter (#22457) – Capital Credit Union is seeking a full-time residential mortgage loan underwriter. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package and a work environment that is challenging, rewarding and enjoyable. Preference given for experience underwriting conventional, FHA, VA loans and DE designation. Responsibilities include analyzing employment profiles, credit strength, property characteristics, and all other information pertinent to the credit decision process on each mortgage application, as presented by the mortgage loan officer.

Education equivalent to a two year college degree or a minimum of three years of related experience with progressively responsible duties and knowledge of mortgage lending is required. Ability to counsel, communicate, make good decisions and resolve complicated issues as required. A complete job description is available at the link below.

To be considered for a Capital Credit Union job opening, complete and successfully submit a Capital Credit Union employment application located here on their website. 


Getting the Most Out of InfoSight and CU Policy Pro?

If you have any questions about how InfoSight and CU Policy Pro will be beneficial to you and your credit union, Amy Kleinschmit is inviting you to a FREE Webinar on February 20 at 10:00 a.m. (CT). Join us, along with Mary Ann Koelzer, Product Manager, Technology Products for CU Solutions Group, as she walks you through both platforms so you can be sure you are getting the most out of these dues-supported products that are FREE for CUAD members. Sign up here, and be sure to contact Amy with any questions.


Check Loss Prevention & Recovery PLUS, Member Contract Issues

In our on-going effort to provide our members great educational sessions, the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD) is providing a new learning opportunity on May 19-20 in Bismarck, North Dakota led by renowned presenter, Ty Parker. This program will be of value to all credit union professionals that assist members in person, online or by phone or mail with check issues, along with those who handle members’ checks and related problems. The complete agenda, event details, hotel information and registration can be found here.


ULEND Class in Fargo Filling Fast!

As announced last Friday, our first ULEND Academy of 2020 has been set for March 31 – April 1 at the ClubHouse Hotel and Suites in Fargo, ND. These classes typically SELL OUT FAST – and this one is no different, with the 32 seats (class size limit) being reserved very quickly. We strongly recommend reserving your spot NOW. If you have been waiting for a convenient time and place to attend one of these game-changing courses, this is your chance! Register here.


Upcoming Chapter Events

Pints & Politics 2020. There are just a few select dates remaining for our chapter legislative/candidate events next fall. CUAD will work closely with your chapter in scheduling and facilitating event, but if you haven’t reserved your date – we encourage you to act now! Get more details here.

Central Chapter meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 18 at Panda Garden - 2979 Dakota Avenue South - Huron, SD. Meet at 6:00 p.m. for dinner, with program to follow: Stress Relief/Mental Health with Jessica Baum, Community Counseling. RSVP to Chris McConnell, Black Hills Federal Credit Union by Monday, February 10, 2020. 

Red River Chapter meeting will be held Thursday, February 27 at Holiday Inn – 3803 13th Avenue South – Fargo. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:00 p.m. The evening’s program will follow: Financial Abuse with Jerry Croaker from The Village Family Services. RSVP to Laura Bryson, Town & Country Credit Union at 701.356.1725.


Share Your Good News!

Don’t forget to share your stories of charitable giving and volunteer work for the Memo and CU Social Good. Remember, your credit union receives one Member Engagement Reward Point (MERP) for each story that is contributed to CU Social Good. The points add up and can help you receive a rebate on your annual CUAD Dues.

Submit your news to Shawn Brummer. Employee promotions, awards, new products or services, community involvement/recognition, job openings, all are welcome!


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