A consumer coalition voiced support to federal financial regulators attempts to prevent payday lenders from using the electronic check system to debit their customer's checking accounts for loan payments.
Group of groups call for regulator attention to payday lenders using automatic check debits.
Big bank accommodated money flow for Mexican drug traffickers, allowed customers to conduct business with sanctioned countries, including Iran.
The U.S. Justice Department is suing Bank of America over alleged mortgage fraud perpetrated against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac by Countrywide, the giant mortgage originator purchased by Bank of America.
Suit says Countrywide, later purchased by Bank of America, ran a 'Hustle' that led to losses taxpayers shouldered.
Former St. Paul Croatian FCU President/CEO Anthony Raguz, whose actions helped trigger one of the largest credit union failures in history, pleaded guilty on Sept. 29 to six criminal counts, including bank fraud, money laundering and bank bribery in federal court in Cleveland.
A new association of smaller, independent ATM deployers may provide credit unions with an additional ally on certain ATM regulatory fights, according to an executive with the new trade group.
The final deadline for ATMs to be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act is approaching. While many CUs have already taken steps to have their machines ready, others have not, according to industry executives.
More than a year after St. Paul Croatian Federal Credit Union was conserved and liquidated because of losses from fraud, there have been indictments, federal and international investigations and money hunts, and a lawsuit against the NCUA.
The troubles at Nevada’s Silver State Schools Credit Union, which include a 2% pay cut in September, reverberated across the state again last week.