CFPB Accepting Applications for Advisory Board and Councils

The article below was posted to the CFPB website today.

CFPB Accepting Applications for Advisory Board and Councils

To be sure that we hear from a variety of experts with diverse viewpoints, we set up the Consumer Advisory Board and two other advisory groups – the Community Bank Advisory Council and Credit Union Advisory Council. […]

FDIC National Survey of Banks’ Efforts to Serve the Unbanked and Underbanked

2011 FDIC National Survey of Banks’ Efforts to Serve the Unbanked and Underbanked

The FDIC conducted a second nationwide survey of FDIC-insured depository institutions (headquarters) to assess their efforts to serve unbanked and underbanked individuals and families. This survey focuses on banks’ basic transaction and savings account programs, auxiliary product and service offerings, financial education […]

Training for Mandated Reporters of Financial Abuse

Training for Mandated Reporters of Financial Abuse

December 4 in San Francisco

Financial elder abuse is a crime. It involves the wrongful taking of money or property, whether through fraud, scams, predatory caretakers, family, or others. An estimated $2.9 billion is stolen annually from elders.

California financial institutions are mandated reporters of suspected financial abuse […]

Sacramento CBO Opening Doors Partners with Bank on Sacramento to Provide Financial Education Workshops

Bank On Sacramento

Sacramento Community Based Organization Opening Doors Partners with Bank on Sacramento to Provide Financial Education Workshops

Opening Doors

Opening Doors is a Bank on Sacramento community based organization (CBO) partner. They have conducted a financial education workshop every month as part of their partnership. Opening Doors partnered with Bank on […]

U. Va. Darden Study Finds Released: Banks, Credit Unions Can Tap $169 Billion Market of Latino and Other “Unbanked” Households

The following study was announced recently.

U. Va. Darden Study Finds Released: Banks, Credit Unions Can Tap $169 Billion Market of Latino and Other “Unbanked” Households

The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and its Tayloe Murphy Center released the findings of a major study today that outlines specific steps for how banks and […]

KPMG Study: “Underserved” Market Represents Opportunity for Banks

KPMG today announced a study on the “underserved” market. In their press release, KPMG states: The “underserved” market is considered one of the fastest growing segments in the United States and represents significant potential for banks willing to develop new products and services — with the appropriate risk safeguards — and channels to distribute them, […]

Training – Confronting Financial Elder Abuse: Tools and Solutions for Financial Institutions

Confronting Financial Elder Abuse: Tools and Solutions for Financial Institutions

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day) Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) 25 Ecker Street, San Francisco, California 94105 11:30 a.m. Lunch, 12:00 Noon-– 1:30 p.m. Training

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, World Elder […]