Compliance

New CUSO Requirements Begin June 30

June 25, 2014
Key change addresses NCUA’s concerns over its ability to monitor and evaluate CUSO risks. READ MORE

Tune in for Expert Compliance Updates

June 01, 2014
For concrete, straightforward analysis of today’s most relevant compliance news, tune in to the CUNA Pressing Compliance Updates series. READ MORE

Focus on Fair Lending Exam Hot Spots

June 01, 2014
NCUA again will take a risk-based approach to selecting federal credit unions for fair lending exams and off-site supervision contacts this year. READ MORE

Compliance Q&A: Are CUs Required to Provide Overdraft Notices?

June 01, 2014
Most financial institutions do so as an industry practice, but does the law mandate it? READ MORE

Find Guidance on Integrated Disclosures

June 01, 2014
The CFPB released a Small Entity Compliance Guide on the TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule. READ MORE

NCUA to Host Summer Listening Sessions

May 14, 2014
Top agency personnel will speak in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Virginia. READ MORE

Agency Expands HMDA Requirements

May 03, 2014
CFPB expands HMDA to help spot discriminatory or other negative mortgage lending trends. READ MORE

Compliance Q&A: Home Equity Line of Credit

May 01, 2014
Are credit unions permitted to include mandatory arbitration clauses in their home equity line of credit (HELOC) agreements? READ MORE

CFO 2.0

May 01, 2014
These executives must also deal with public relations and stakeholder management. READ MORE

Congress Amends 2012 Flood Reform Law

May 01, 2014
The new law reinstates lower insurance rates for grandfathered properties and extends the effective date of the pending flood insurance escrow rules to Jan. 1, 2016. READ MORE

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#FinCEN smuggling & trafficking guidance

Detecting and reporting suspicious transactions is essential in the financial industry. FinCEN issued an advisory last week to help financial institutions identify “red flags” to assist with the identification and reporting of suspicious financial activities connected with human smuggling and trafficking. Detecting and reporting: Important observations when interacting with members and throughout the credit unions […]

SCRA: An Acronym You Need to Know

In May, the United States Department of Justice announced a $60 million settlement with student loan servicer Sallie Mae for alleged violations of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). As a result, the once seemingly forgotten 4th fair lending law now resumes its rightful place center stage. If it’s been awhile since your credit union’s […]

Elder Justice Site Launched

Whether it has become more common due to our aging society, or it is simply more prevalent in the news, elder abuse is receiving more attention as of late.  The Department of Justice felt that this topic was deserving of additional resources, and thus created an Elder Justice website. The website contains resources for victims […]
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