Expansion of the Military Lending Act to cover a number of open- and closed-end loans may pose serious problems to credit unions that serve a large number of military members, according to CUNA’s compliance staff.
How is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau interpreting its enforcement authority under the Dodd-Frank Act to prohibit "unfair, deceptive or abusive acts or practices?" What can credit unions learn from the regulator's recent enforcement actions? What are examiners looking for?
Since CUNA’s compliance staff compiled a list of changes in mortgage interest reporting under the IRS’s Form 1098, several questions have arisen. CUNA’s compliance staff has been able to connect with a coalition of consumer mortgage lenders to provide answers.
Following its groundbreaking comprehensive study on regulatory burden, CUNA released its new Regulatory Burden Calculator that allows individual credit unions to assess the impact of regulation on their operations.
After months of advocacy by CUNA, the CFPB Thursday wrote to CUNA announcing it will initiate a rulemaking this summer to address issues with the bureau’s Truth in Lending Act-Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act integrated disclosures rule.