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The guidance encourages financial institutions to effectively communicate with borrowers about the pending reset, and provides broad principles for managing risk as HELOCs reach their end-of-draw periods.
Other regulators jointly issuing this guidance include the Office of Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Federal Reserve Board of Governors (FRB), and Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC). To view the seven-page document, click here.
Additionally, NCUA Board Chairman Debbie Matz has issued Letter to Credit Unions (14-CU-08), encouraging credit unions to review the interagency guidance to ensure their practices align with NCUA’s risk management expectations.
State Controller’s Newsletter
The California State Controller’s Office has published its summer newsletter, which includes a reminder on the change to the threshold for aggregate reporting from $50 to $25, effective July 1, 2014.
For more information and clarification on this change, credit unions can review the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues’ TIPs Bulletin 13-45 (October 2013).
The state controller’s newsletter also includes information and examples on properly reporting safe-deposit boxes, holders’ claims for reimbursement, and owner reunification efforts.
UNCLAIMED PROPERTY HANDBOOK
updated 04/26/16 07:15 AM
Plus, Title XIV Mortgage Updates
California State Controller's Office has issued an updated Unclaimed Property Holder Handbook with changes to reflect:
CREDIT CARD SUBMISSION GUIDANCE
updated 04/18/16 12:02 PM
Plus, Compliance Advice Webinar
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued guidance for credit card issuers with simplified instructions for making the required submissions under Regulation Z. Last year, the CFPB temporarily suspended this rule until April 30, 2016. Issuers have to submit credit card agreements to the Bureau by May 2, 2016, and quarterly thereafter.