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CFPB Publishes Mortgage Rules Readiness Guide
September 19, 2013
Updated periodically, the guide is designed for use by institutions of all sizes.
Get Your Whole House in Order
September 16, 2013
Two areas warrant the particular attention of CU staff: fair lending policies and HMDA accuracy.
Get Ready for CFPB’s Ability-To-Repay Rule
September 8, 2013
This final rule expands the ATR requirements to include most closed-end mortgages—with a few exceptions.
Compliance Q&A: Record Keeping Requirements for Prescreened Credit Offers
September 1, 2013
Anyone who makes a prescreened credit offer must maintain specific records for three years, per the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
NCUA Loan Participation Rule Effective Sept. 23
September 1, 2013
The NCUA Board approved a final rule in June to revise its loan participation rules
Overdraft Report Raises Consumer Concerns
August 19, 2013
Despite the report, the CFPB isn’t expected to issue a rule to regulate overdraft practices this year.
CFPB’s Exam Procedures Are Valuable Tools
August 18, 2013
Review them to survive the tidal wave of new regulations and bolster your compliance efforts.
A Dangerous Intersection
August 14, 2013
All CUs should review their confidentiality policies for overbreadth, both in writing and in application.
Compliance Q&A: Indirect Lending
August 9, 2013
Who's responsible for providing the risk-based pricing notice?
What’s on the CFPB’s Agenda?
August 5, 2013
Agency moves full speed ahead on additional regulatory rulemaking.
Create a Winning Card Program
Hit the guideposts of a successful credit card program.
Loans for All Reasons
Many CUs provide credit to meet members’ lifestyle needs.
CSR: The Power of Social Good
CUs harness corporate social responsibility as a risk-mitigation tool.
Compliance: Guarding against disparate treatment in lending
CUNA’s inaugural Fair Lending Workshop took place last week in Denver, leading to valuable discussions on compliance with the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, the Fair Housing Act, the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act and more.
CFPB arbitration changes against members’ best interests: CUNA
CUNA’s comment letter to the CFPB reminds the agency that proposed changes to its arbitration process are inappropriate for member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperatives.
Turning financial services into FUNancial services
The CU startup gameFi wants to boost employee engagement with gaming concepts.
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