Articles by Andrea Stritzke
New CFPB rules change the definitions and coverage of two types of mortgages.
June 6, 2013
Mortgages that fall into the high-cost or higher-priced category have certain restrictions and requirements, so it’s important to understand what they are.Read More
A fair lending policy isn’t enough to constitute a compliance program.
January 1, 2013
Here’s why you can expect fair lending compliance to heat up this year.Read More
If you haven’t completed your SAFE Act annual independent test, you’re not alone.
September 18, 2012
The SAFE Act requires that credit unions subject to the Act’s requirements conduct an annual independent test.Read More
Whether a rule is proposed or final, CUs should pay attention and get involved.
July 2, 2012
Proposed rules are important to follow in this compliance environment.Read More
Understand the basics before the February 2013 compliance date.
May 14, 2012
Understand the basics before the February 2013 compliance date.Read More
Account for these four compliance areas if you offer mobile products and services.
March 22, 2012
In my compliance world, I like to write about topics that are black and white. But this month I’m going to discuss mobile banking compliance, which currently features a few more shades of gray.Read More
Rapid change and uncertainty complicate strategy development.
January 1, 2012
The current regulatory environment is fast-paced and unrelenting.Read More
Don’t overlook compliance with regs that haven’t changed recently.
December 22, 2011
NCUA indicates some of the most common consumer complaints are related to unauthorized transactions and Regulation E.Read More
Make sure internal practices reflect written policies.
November 22, 2011
As this year winds down and we consider all the regulatory changes that have occurred, it’s important to reflect on one issue that might not always have been front and center: your credit union’s policies and procedures. Read More
Review your SAR processes so they’re commensurate with your risk.
November 14, 2011
Don't file Suspicious Activity Reports without questioning the decision-making process leading to them.Read More