CDFI Fund: Capital Magnet Fund Update

The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) has released an updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document on its website, www.cdfifund.gov/cmf, to assist potential applicants to the fiscal year (FY) 2016 round of the Capital Magnet Fund. Topics updated in the FAQ include affordability requirements, use of Capital Magnet Fund funds […]

ABA: Teen Named Grand Prize Winner Of National Video Contest

WASHINGTON—In recognition of America Saves Week, the American Bankers Association Foundation announced today the three national winners for its 2015-2016 Lights, Camera, Save! video contest. The winning videos were revealed through a live broadcast on the association’s YouTube channel. The judging panel, which consisted of personal finance and communications experts, awarded Nathan Mitchell of Waco, Texas […]

OCC: Supporting America Saves Week

WASHINGTON — Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry today issued the following statement in recognition of America Saves Week, February 22 – 27, 2016: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is pleased to support America Saves Week, which encourages individuals and families to prepare for the future […]

CFPB: Policy Finalized to Facilitate Consumer-Friendly Innovation

Bureau Publishes Policy to Reduce Potential Regulatory Uncertainty for Innovative Products that Promise Significant Consumer Benefits WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) finalized a policy to facilitate consumer access to financial products and services that promise substantial benefit to consumers. The new policy establishes a process for […]