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This will have a critical impact on the types of fair lending analyses that the press, community groups, and banks’ competitors can perform. There is much more to be said about HMDA below, as technical compliance, along with fair lending implications, is one of the more important to-dos for 2019 for compliance professionals.

The next section in your fair lending risk assessment should focus on the credit union’s policies and approach to lending, with emphasis on credit decisioning, pricing, and applicant.

Consumer Compliance Risk Management for Social Media. By Kurtis Haygood, Fair Lending and UDAP Compliance Risk Coordinator, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. Do you remember not too long ago when chat rooms, one of the earliest forms of social media, were the primary means to communicate online?

Internal and external audits often uncover errors not found by internal monitoring. They also look at things through an examiner-rather than employee-perspective; Mortgage Lending: A Key Priority for CFPB. Mortgage lending continues to be a priority for the CFPB’s Office of Fair Lending, both in supervision and enforcement.

1. 43% DTI compliance 2. Follow ATR Rule 3. Safe harbor if:. -Do not meet product feature prerequisites of a QM, and does not satisfy underwriting requirements that distinguish QMs from other mortgages. (may increase risk of facing fair lending claims) Loans with Risk Characteristics.

FDIC Consumer Compliance Examination Manual – September 2015 IV – 1.1 Fair Lending Laws and Regulations Introduction This overview provides a basic and abbreviated discussion of federal fair lending laws and regulations. It is adapted from the Interagency Policy Statement on Fair Lending issued in March 1994.

Avoidance of Military lending act compliance raises fair lending Risk An increased fair lending risk may be emerging in the financial services industry due to the compliance burdens imposed by the 2015 and 2017 amendments to the Military Lending Act (MLA).

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While a history of not having prior fair lending concerns does not ensure that a financial institution will not have any issues going forward, my experience is that organizational cultures are difficult to change. This often means that significant changes must occur to eliminate fair lending risk once it is established.