Compliance

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued a statement claiming that some mortgage servicers were in violation of federal laws “by failing to provide struggling borrowers with legal protections.”
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued a statement claiming that some mortgage servicers were in violation of federal laws “by failing to provide struggling borrowers with legal protections.”   In the Spring 2017 edition of the agency’s “Supervisory Highlights” report, the CFPB... Keep Reading....
This weekend’s surprise developments regarding U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara took a strange turn when Bharara insinuated why he was fired by President Donald Trump
This weekend’s surprise developments regarding U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara took a strange turn when Bharara insinuated why he was fired by President Donald Trump.   On Friday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions instructed the remaining 46 U.S. Attorneys appointed by the Obama Administration to hand in... more
A potential rival has emerged to challenge Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) when she seeks re-election next year
A potential rival has emerged to challenge Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) when she seeks re-election next year.   According to a Boston Globe report, business executive and GOP donor John Kingston has held meetings with Republican leaders in Massachusetts, including political aides to Gov. Charlie... more
President Trump used a White House meeting with community bank leaders to repeat his commitment to rolling back some of the Dodd-Frank Act’s regulations
President Trump used a White House meeting with community bank leaders to repeat his commitment to rolling back some of the Dodd-Frank Act’s regulations.   According to a Reuters report, community bank executives representing the American Bankers Association and the Independent Community Bankers of... more
A new survey is finding that the agency tasked with protecting the rights of American consumers is barely known by the people it is supposed to be helping.   In a national telephone poll of more than 500 adults survey commissioned by CreditCards.com, 81 percent of respondents said they could not... more