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Jeremy Cowen

Week of March 14

In This Issue… OCC head warns banks about traditional overdraft programs OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs begin next week Interested in leading our Emerging Leaders? Banking school scholarships, OBA scholarship, available OBA welcomes new strategic members OBA education corner … OCC head warns banks about traditional overdraft programs Acting Comptroller of the Currency Michael Hsu last week ramped up his …

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Week of March 7

In This Issue… ABA unveils new consumer polling data on major bank policy issues OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs begin March 23 Banking school scholarships, OBA scholarship, available OBA education corner … ABA unveils new consumer polling data on major bank policy issues U.S. consumers are happy with their bank, value overdraft protection and support cannabis banking, according to a …

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Week of Feb. 28

In This Issue… CFPB drops compliance bulletina bout auto repossessions Interested in leading our Emerging Leaders? Bankers at the state capitol: Register for OBA’s 2022 Contact Banker program OBA education corner … CFPB drops compliance bulletin about auto repossessions The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a compliance bulletin on Monday where it said it will hold auto loan holders and …

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Week of Feb. 21

In This Issue… Fed hints at upcoming rate increase Florida bill requires financial literacy for high school students Banking school scholarships, OBA scholarship, available OBA education corner … Fed hints at upcoming rate increase Federal Reserve Bank of New York President and CEO John Williams recently hinted the Fed is likely to begin raising interests rates at its next meeting, …

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Executive News: Looking ahead to legislative session

We all knew Washington was going to slow down once we were a year out from the 2022 elections. With a 50/50 split in the Senate, and the Democrats holding onto a razor-thin margin in the House, nobody wants to give anyone a victory or perceived victory this close to the elections. While some would argue it’s a good thing …

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FDIC announces 2022 priorities

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Acting Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg released earlier this month the following statement and summary of the FDIC’s priorities for the coming year: “The FDIC’s core mission is to maintain stability and public confidence in the U.S. financial system. The FDIC carries out this mission through its responsibilities for deposit insurance, banking supervision and the orderly resolution …

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PPP borrowers may request review of partly forgiven loans

The Small Business Administration announced early this month it will allow Paycheck Protection Program borrowers to request a loan review by SBA when the lender determines that the borrower is entitled to only partial forgiveness of the PPP loan. Under a procedural notice issued by SBA, when a lender receives a forgiveness remittance from SBA on a loan where only …

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Week of Feb. 14

In This Issue… Fed releases toolkit on synthetic identity fraud Review your bank’s information for upcoming Directory of Banks OBA offers Office Depot discount program OBA welcomes new strategic members OBA education corner … Fed releases toolkit on synthetic identity fraud Synthetic identity fraud, a method where fraudsters create new identities out of pieces of real or fictitious information, has …

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Week of Feb. 7

In This Issue… Alvidrez takes over as OBA chair 2022 OBA college scholarship available OBA education corner … Alvidrez takes over as OBA chair We want to inform our membership that, as of today, Amada Alvidrez is current acting chair of the OBA. Alvidrez is regional retail manager of Equity Bank in Guymon and had been currently serving as OBA …

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Week of Jan. 31

  In This Issue… CFPB updates list of ‘rural or underserved’ counties for 2022 Compliance Update seminars in Oklahoma City rescheduled Review your bank’s information for upcoming OBA directory 2022 holiday closing signs available for purchase Bankers at the state capitol: Register for OBA’s 2022 Contact Banker Program OBA welcomes new strategic member OBA education corner … CFPB updates list …

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