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Compliance Alliance: Is It Time To Review Your Board Package?

When is the last time your Board reviewed the contents of the board package?  If you have not reviewed the information that your board reviews every month in over 12 months, you may not be providing the information you should.

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Offering IRAs can be Easy and Profitable

If your organization is looking for ways to increase its deposit base, then offering IRAs could be the perfect solution. According to a recent study by the Investment Company Institute, in 2018 almost one-third (43 million) of U.S. households owned some t

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Compliance Alliance: Is It Time to Break Up Freddie Mac?

On March 27th, President Trump issued a presidential memorandum directing the Secretary of the Treasury to develop a plan for America’s breakup with Fannie and Freddie.

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11 Graduate from 2019 Enterprise Risk Management Development Program

Eleven students celebrated completing the 2019 Enterprise Risk Management Development Program in late November.

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WBA Celebrates Newest Executive Development Program Graduates

In mid-November, the WBA celebrated the newest graduates of the Executive Development Program. Forty students successfully completed the 2019 program, spanning 12 months.

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