<span class="vcard">Amanda Tuckey</span>

June 14: Recent FinCEN Activities

FinCEN Seeks Comments on Renewal of OMB Control Number for Due Diligence Programs for Correspondent Accounts for Foreign Financial Institutions and Private Banking Accounts On June 11, 2024, the Financial...

June 14: Recent CFPB Activities

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) is responsible for consumer protection in the financial sector. CFPB’s jurisdiction includes credit unions,  banks, securities firms, payday lenders,...

Senators Push for Legal Cannabis Businesses to Have SBA Access

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) joined a group of Senators to urge the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations to provide cannabis businesses with access to Small Business Administration (SBA) programs...

June 7: Recent CFPB Activities

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) is responsible for consumer protection in the financial sector. CFPB’s jurisdiction includes credit unions,  banks, securities firms, payday lenders,...

New Dataset Empowers Researchers To Precisely Track The Effects Of Redlining Over Time

 A new dataset will give researchers an unprecedented look at how long-term disinvestment and redlining affects public health. Funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the...

Buy Now, Pay Later: Who Uses It and Why

Buy now, pay later (BNPL), a short-term, interest-free credit option for retail purchases, is becoming increasingly popular, and evidence indicates that its use is significantly higher among financially vulnerable consumers...

CSBS Blog: Networked Supervision “Makes Us All Better”

“Networked Supervision makes us all better!” Jeff Peterson is not shy about saying that up front. The senior financial services examiner is an enthusiastic supporter of the innovative supervisory approach...

CFPB Blog: Banks’ Responsibility for Scams

The Electronic Fund Transfer Act provides important protections when consumers suffer unauthorized withdrawals from their accounts. For instance, so long as a person promptly notifies their bank that access to...

Treasury Announces 2024 National Illicit Finance Strategy

Strategy Highlights Recent Reforms to Close Loopholes Exploited by Illicit Actors; Recommendations Include Increasing Transparency, Leveraging Partnerships, and Supporting Responsible Technological Innovation  The U.S. Department of the Treasury issued the...

NCUA Board Briefed on Share Insurance Fund’s First Quarter Performance

The National Credit Union Administration Board held its fourth open meeting of 2024 and received a briefing by the Deputy Chief Financial Officer on the performance of the National Credit Union Share...

May 23: Recent CFPB Activities

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) is responsible for consumer protection in the financial sector. CFPB’s jurisdiction includes credit unions,  banks, securities firms, payday lenders,...