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Amendments to the Ability-to-Repay and Qualified Mortgage Standards
TIPs Bulletin 13-38 examines the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) issuance of the 2013 Ability To Repay (ATR) final rule, which adopts certain exemptions, modifications, and clarifications to the Truth In Lending Act's ATR requirements.
FinCEN Ruling on Armored Car Service Transactions
TIPs Bulletin 13-37 looks at the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network's (FinCEN) recently issued administrative ruling (FIN-2013-R001) regarding currency transaction report (CTR) filings when members use armored cars.
NCUA Final Rule on Loan Participations
TIPs Bulletin 13-36 spotlights the National Credit Union Administration's (NCUA) amended loan participation rule, eligible obligations rule, and requirements for insurance rule.
Article on Escheatment of Custodial Accounts
TIPs Bulletin 13-35 highlights an article recently published by the California State Controller's office, which states that custodial accounts—those opened under the Uniform Transfers to Minors Act—escheat to the state three years from the date the account is payable or distributable to the beneficiary.
InfoSight Weekly Newsletter
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MLA DATABASE FEB. 15 DEADLINE
updated 02/09/16 08:00 AM
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Credit unions seeking a safe harbor under the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Military Lending Act (MLA) final rule will have two new options come Oct. 3, 2016: 1) A credit union may verify a borrower’s status on the DoD’s database, or 2) a credit union may use a consumer report obtained from a nationwide consumer reporting agency to determine whether a borrower is a “covered borrower.” Credit unions interested in utilizing the first option have until Feb. 15, 2016 to notify the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) of their intent. This may be done by emailing the MLA helpdesk at email@example.com.
CA PRIVACY NOTICES STILL REQUIRED
updated 02/02/16 08:35 AM
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The FAST Act made changes to federal annual privacy notice requirements. However, it did not change California privacy notification requirements, which are applicable to all financial institutions doing business in California. California state annual privacy notifications are still required, depending on what information is shared and with whom.