Report from Consumer Federation of America and Primerica finds drop since 2007 in large part from falling housing prices.
American International Group is on the verge of becoming the first insurance holding company ever regulated by the Federal government.
Multi-featured lending has been a hot topic since changes to Reg Z’s open-end rules were announced in 2009. The most recent development is the NCUA’s July 2012 letter to federal credit unions, 12-FCU-02, and accompanying supervisory letter to examiners.
The Federal Reserve Board said commercial real estate market conditions have held steady or improved in nearly all 12 of its districts in recent weeks.
Federal Reserve filing reveals for first time the battle insurers are waging to preserve state regulation, limit federal intrusion on their activities.
Unstable home values, job insecurity and volatile stock market fears may be more of a concern for some members than what the rates are at their credit unions.
In 2010, there were an estimated 3,400 credit unions engaged in multi-featured open-end lending.
For some members, unstable home values, job insecurity and volatile stock market fears may be more of a concern than rates at their credit unions.
Debit card issuers with more than $10 billion in assets can charge a one-cent fraud-prevention adjustment as of Oct. 1, but not most credit unions.
Four years ago, our nation was thrown into the deepest economic morass since the Great Depression. No question, the situation was dire. People lost their jobs and their homes. Banks and companies closed. Government officials scrambled to help bolster our fragile economy.