ABA: 12 Tips To Secure Your Mobile Devices

March 6-12 is National Consumer Protection Week WASHINGTON — As consumer use of mobile devices continues to climb, cyber criminals are targeting those gadgets more frequently. In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week March 6-12, the American Bankers Association is highlighting 12 things consumers can do to protect the data on their […]

CDFI Fund: Annual Certification Report Implemented

Mandatory Annual Report will Replace Three-Year Recertification Requirement for all CDFIs The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) launched today a new mandatory Annual Certification Report for all certified Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs). The Annual Certification Report, which must be completed in the CDFI Fund’s Awards Management Information […]

CFPB: Process Established to Designate Additional Areas as “Rural”

Rules Set For Petitions by Lenders Operating Outside of Previously-Designated Rural Areas WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today announced an application process for requests that areas not currently deemed “rural” receive that designation under federal consumer financial law. Under this process, those now outside rural counties or […]