Monday, May 5, 2014

The following articles are featured in the Compliance section:
  • Max Amount on Charge for Tax Levy Fee
  • Requirements for Mortgage Loan Advertisements
  • Reporting Suspicious Mortgage Payments
  • CTR Not Aggregating CTRs Correctly-Conductor
  • Does The Safe Act Apply to Home Equity Loans?
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The following articles are featured in the Lending section:
  • How Do Document Management Systems Assist With Exception Tracking?
  • Can a Document Management System Be Used During the Loan Approval Process?
  • When Considering Document Imaging Software, What Capture Features Should We Look For?
  • Refi Land Loan With Recently Added Mobile Home
  • Owner Occupied vs. Non-Owner Occupied HMDA
  • Add Dwelling For Tax Purposes-QM?
  • New RESPA Notice of Error Scope
  • ROR Apply to Business Purpose w/Primary Dwelling?
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The following articles are featured in the Operations section:
  • IRA w/d Terms: Liquidate, Distribute Maturity/Kind
  • Can A Trust Be The Beneficiary On ITF Acct?
  • US SSN & Canadian SIN w/Same Nine Numbers?
  • SS Recipient Receiving Benefits for A Minor
  • Rule on Drivers License Copies In System
picking the wrong document management system can cost your institution a lot of money. Before you select a vendor, it's important to understand what features are available from a system. Exception management, loan approval, and intuitive capture are just a few of the things to consider. Download a free comparison matrix for evaluating software vendors.

The following articles are featured in the Security section:
  • Testing Cash for Drug Residue-SAR
if you're sending appraisals to borrowers electronically, there are some new acknowledgements you must get from the borrower first? The ECOA Valuations Rule took effect on January 18th, and it specifically mandates that you comply with the E-Sign Act for all electronic deliveries. Click here for a white paper with automated compliance tools.

conducting Regression Analysis on your loan data is the only definitive way to determine if your institution treats all applicants equally? However, Fair Lending Regression Analysis isn't right for everyone. Download a FREE eBrief, "A Fair Lending Regression Primer" from TRUPOINT Partners to learn how regression is used in Fair Lending compliance.

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The following articles are featured in the Technology section:
  • Reg E 1st Day of Disputed Transaction
  • Reg E Unauthorized Transaction By Fam Member
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