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Seize the Opportunity SECURE-Related Tax Credit Changes Bring Small Employers

As you are well aware, the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act that included the SECURE Act was passed into law in December 2019, with many components taking effect as of January 1, 2020. Key components included the ability for qualifying individuals

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Compliance Alliance: Pandemic Planning Toolkit

To help deal with the impact of COVID-19, the Bankers Alliance family has come together to make sure that services continue uninterrupted. Our hotline is still on, and we have put together a Pandemic Toolkit. 

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Highlighting Mortgage Servicing Issues

The CFPB releases its supervisory highlights every quarter, calling attention to frequent violations that they have taken enforcement actions against, and they just released the Winter 2020 edition on February 14. These supervisory highlights are incredib

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Issues & Answers January/February Edition

Catch up with the latest WBA news in the newest edition of Issues & Answers magazine.

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Who Says You Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks? Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to

Just like a classic 1977 Chrysler Sunbeam, all great models need an overhaul from time to time. The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) is no exception—enacted over 40 years ago, this legislation required the Federal Reserve and other federal banking regulat

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