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114th Congress

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on April 14 2015 - 50% progression
Action: 2015-04-14 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Pending: Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Capital Access for Small Community Financial Institutions Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Amends the Federal Home Loan Bank Act to treat certain privately insured credit unions as insured depository institutions for purposes of determining eligibility for membership in a federal home loan bank. Permits a credit union which lacks federal deposit insurance and has applied for membership in a federal home loan bank to be treated as meeting all the eligibility requirements for federal deposit insurance if the supervisor of the chartering state has determined that it meets all federal deposit insurance eligibility requirements. Deems such a credit union to have met the eligibility criteria for federal home loan bank membership if, six months after its application date, the state supervisor has failed to act upon the application. Prohibits the application of a state law authorizing a conservator or liquidating agent of a credit union to repudiate contracts to any: (1) extension of credit from a federal home loan bank to a credit union which is a member of that bank, or (2) security interest in the assets of the credit union securing such extension of credit. Declares that if a federal home loan bank makes an advance to a state-chartered credit union that is not federally insured: (i) the bank's interest in any collateral securing such advance has the same priority and is afforded the same standing and rights that the security interest would have had if the advance had been made to a federally-insured credit union, and (2) the bank has the same right to access such collateral that it would have had if the advance had been made to a federally-insured credit union. Amends the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to require private deposit insurers of credit unions that are members of a federal home loan bank to submit copies of their audit reports within seven days to the Federal Housing Finance Agency. (Sec. 3) Directs the Government Accountability Office to study: (1) the adequacy of insurance reserves held by a private deposit insurer that insures deposits in an insured credit union or any credit union eligible to apply to become one, and (2) such credit unions' compliance with federal regulations governing disclosure of a lack of federal deposit insurance.


Capital Access for Small Community Financial Institutions Act of 2015


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History

DateChamberAction
2015-04-14SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
2015-04-13HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2015-04-13HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H2119)
2015-04-13HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 299.
2015-04-13HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2119-2120)
2015-04-13HouseMr. Neugebauer moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2015-04-13HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 39.
2015-04-13HouseReported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 114-58.
2015-03-26HouseOrdered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 56 - 1.
2015-03-26HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2015-03-25HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2015-01-13HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
2015-01-13HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1484 (Related) 2015-07-23 - Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
HB2642 (Related) 2015-06-03 - Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
SB1491 (Related) 2015-10-28 - Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection. Hearings held.
SB1910 (Related) 2015-07-30 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 176.
SB1367 (Related) 2015-05-18 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
HB22 (Related) 2015-12-04 - Became Public Law No: 114-94. (TXT

1775May 10Paper currency called "Continental Money" is issued by the Continental Congress to finance the Revolutionary War, circulation stopped on May 31, 1781.1
1782January 7Bank of North America opens in Philadelphia, the charter is granted by Congress in 1781.2
1785July 6Congress adopts the dollar as the currency of the United States.3
1791February 25The First Bank of the United States is chartered by Congress for twenty years.4
1792April 2Congress passes the Coinage Act which establishes the first U.S. Mint in Philadelphia.5
 May 17Twenty-four traders meet at 68 Wall Street in New York City to create the Buttonwood Agreement, an arrangement for the buying and selling of shares and loans. 6
1812June 16City Bank of New York (later named Citibank) opens. 7
June 18Congress declares war against England.
1816April 13Congress approves the charter for the Second Bank of the United States for twenty years. The bank is established to finance the debt accumulated from the War of 1812.8
1817March 8A group of New York City brokers establish the New York Stock and Exchange Board.9
1819 The Second Bank of the United States and other banks begin recalling federal loans for land; as a result many banks closed and loan holders were left bankrupt, this was later called the Panic of 1819.10
1835March 3Congress approves the establishment of U.S. mints in New Orleans, Louisiana; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Dahlonega, Georgia.11
1838 New York passes the Free Banking Act which allows anyone to open a bank as long as they comply with certain legal conditions. Other states followed suit and these state banks began issuing their own money.12
1854April 3U.S. Mint opens in San Francisco, California on Commercial St.13
1861MayDuring the Civil War, the Confederates closed the U.S. Mints in New Orleans, Louisiana; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Dahlonega, Georgia. The New Orleans Mint was later reopened in 1879 and ultimately closed in 1909.14
1862July 1President Abraham Lincoln signs the Revenue Act of 1862 which institutes an income tax to pay for the Civil War and establishes the Office of the Commissioner of Internal Revenue.15
1863  New York Stock and Exchange Board is renamed New York Stock Exchange.16
 February 25Congress approves the National Currency Act, later revised as the National Bank Act of 1864, which establishes the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, a national banking system, and a standardized national currency. The new national banking system is under the supervision of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.17
1864June 3President Abraham Lincoln signs the National Bank Act, a revision of the National Currency Act of 1863. It establishes an inspection system for national banks.18
1865 City Bank of New York joins the new U.S. national banking system and becomes The National City Bank of New York.19
1890July 2President Benjamin Harrison signs the Sherman Antitrust Act which prohibits trusts and other entities from preventing international and state-wide trade.20
1891 American Express is the first to create traveler’s checks.21
1894August 27Wilson-Gorman Tariff Act is passed by Congress to reduce tariff rates and to institute an income tax to make-up the tariff losses. During the U.S. Supreme Court case of Pollock v. Farmers' Loan and Trust Company in 1895, the income tax was deemed unconstitutional.22
  National City Bank of New York becomes the largest bank in the U.S.23
  National City Bank of New York is the first major U.S. bank to establish a foreign department; begins foreign exchange trading.24
1900March 14Congress passes the Gold Standard Act which institutes gold as the standard medium of exchange for paper currency.25
1904 The National City Bank of New York introduces traveler’s checks.26
1907 The Panic of 1907 is caused by Augustus Heinze who tries unsuccessfully to corner the copper market. As a result, large groups of depositors withdrew funds from banks affiliated with the copper industry. Then, depositors begin withdrawing from other banks such as Knickerbocker Trust Company of New York. The mass withdrawals shook the stock market. J.P. Morgan and other bankers supplied wavering banks with funds to alleviate the panic.27
1913February 25 The Sixteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is ratified giving Congress the right to collect federal income taxes.28
 December 23Congress passes the Federal Reserve Act which established the Federal Reserve System (or Fed), the Federal Reserve Board, and twelve regional reserve banks.29
1927February 25President Calvin Coolidge signs the McFadden Act which prohibits interstate branch banking, but allows national banks to open branches in their headquarter cities if permitted by state law.30
1929 The National City Bank of New York becomes the largest commercial bank in the world.31
 October 24The start of the Stock Market Crash of 1929, also called Black Thursday. Stock prices fall and 12,894,650 shares are traded.32
 October 28The continuation of the crash, also called Black Monday. Stock prices continue to fall and over nine million shares are traded.33
 October 29The worst day of the stock market crash, also called Black Tuesday. Over 16 million shares are traded.34
1930June 17President Herbert Hoover signs the Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act. It raises U.S. tariffs which results in a decline in U.S. imports and exports.35
1932July 22Federal Home Loan Bank Act is passed by Congress to enable home ownership. The act establishes a Federal Home Loan Bank System, a Federal Home Loan Bank Board (FHLBB), and twelve Federal Home Loan Banks (FHLB).36
1932February 27The Glass-Steagall Act is signed by President Herbert Hoover. This act is also referred to as the first Glass-Steagall Act and the Banking Act of 1933. It increases the amount of credit Federal Reserve Banks can extend and allows commercial paper to be used as reserve.37
1933June 16The second Glass-Steagall Act also called the Banking Act of 1933 is signed by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. It establishes the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and prohibits interest payments for checking accounts. It also separates commercial and investment banking, a bank could do one or the other but not both.38
1934June 6The Securities Exchange Act is signed by Franklin Delano Roosevelt. It establishes the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to oversee security markets and to provide financial disclosure to stockholders and investors.39
1935August 23President Franklin Delano Roosevelt approves the Banking Act of 1935. The act permanently establishes the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and expands the power of the Federal Reserve System. 40
1936National City Bank of New York is the first bank in New York City to offer consumer checking accounts with no minimum-balance requirement.41
1944July 1-22United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference also called the Bretton Woods Conference was held in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. Forty-four governments attended and create the Articles of Agreement of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Monetary Fund. The agreement creates the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Monetary Fund to regulate international economic policy. 42
1945December 27The Articles of Agreement of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Monetary Fund also called the Bretton Woods Agreement is signed by almost thirty governments. The signatures implement the agreements made at the Bretton Woods Conference.43
1947OctoberGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)is signed at the Geneva Trade Conference. It is established to improve international trade by reducing tariffs and revising trade regulations. During the conference, a charter is drafted for an International Trade Organization (ITO) to oversee international trade but the ITO was never approved by Congress and was not established.44
1950Diners Club Card is first issued. It is the first charge card.45
1955The National City Bank of New York is renamed the First National City Bank of New York.46
1956May 9Bank Holding Company Act establishes new regulations for bank holding companies to purchase banks and prohibits interstate bank purchases. It also prohibits bank holding companies from engaging in non-banking activities.47
1958October 1American Express launches its own credit card, and other companies quickly follow.48
1960National City Bank of New York installs Bankographs, the predecessor of Automatic Teller Machines (ATM), in their lobbies.49
1961National City Bank of New York invents the negotiable certificate of deposit (CD).50
1966Citibank introduces Dollar Certificates of Deposit in the London market, the first new negotiable instrument in the London market since 1888.51
1967Citibank introduces its first credit card, "First National City Charge Service," popularly known as the "Everything" card.52
1968May 29The Truth in Lending Act which is part of the Consumer Credit Protection Act of 1968 is passed by Congress. The Act regulates the information that is provided to the consumer. It provides full disclosure to consumers of credit terms.53
First National City Corporation, a bank holding company, becomes the parent of First National City Bank.54
1969The "Everything" card is converted to Master Charge (today's MasterCard).55
1970December 31The Bank Holding Company Act (BHCA) Amendments are passed by Congress. The Amendments are created to clarify aspects of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956. It requires the Federal Reserve Board to regulate bank holding companies and establishes what non-bank activities are or are not permissible.56
1974The National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA) is formed by regional Automated Clearing Houses. The National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA) is established to oversee the payments of Automated Clearing Houses. Automated Clearing Houses were established as a payment system to clear checks electronically.57
1974The First National City Corporation holding company changes its name to Citicorp to better suit its global businesses. Citicorp introduces the floating rate note into the U.S. financial market.58
1975New York City is on the verge of bankruptcy partially because of overextending their budget; however, there are other contributing factors. To prevent future fiscal issues, several organizations are established to oversee the city's finances such as the Municipal Assistance Corporation (MAC) and the Emergency Financial Control Board (EFCB). In addition, the Governor of New York, Hugh Carey, petitioned the U.S. government for assistance. President Gerald Ford initially refused, but in November 1975 provided the city with short-term loans.59
1975December 31The Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) is passed by Congress. The Act requires financial institutions to collect loan information, report the information to the government, and make it available to the public.60
1976First National City Bank becomes Citibank, N.A.(for National Association).61
1977Citibank launches Citicard Banking Centers, anchored by ATMS and the Citicard. The 24-hour ATMs are for the first time used for more than emergency cash.62
1978September 17The International Banking Act is passed by Congress. The Act delegates the regulation and supervision of foreign banks in the U.S. to the Federal Reserve.63
October 27The Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act, also called the Humphrey-Hawkins Act, is signed by President Jimmy Carter. The Act is established to improve employment conditions. It instructs the government to balance the budget and trade and to establish a monetary policy.64
November 10Financial Institutions Regulatory and Interest Rate Control Act is signed by President Jimmy Carter. The Act establishes the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) and regulations for bank insider transactions and electronic fund transfers.65
1980November 10President Jimmy Carter signs the Depository Institutions Deregulation and Monetary Control Act. The Act establishes reserve requirements for all banks including ones not in the Federal Reserve System. It also begins phasing out Regulation Q which dictates what banks can pay on deposits; and it authorizes savings and loans associations to issue credit cards among other rights. Finally, it exempted mortgage and other types of loans from state usury laws.66
1981August 13President Ronald Reagan signs the Economic Recovery Tax Act (ERTA). It reduces individual income taxes and corporate taxes. It also provides tax incentives for savings and real estate investment as well as deductions for charitable donations and reductions for estate and gift taxes.67
1985Citibank introduces Direct Access in New York, linking personal computers in homes and offices with Citibank.68
1986Citicorp introduces unique touch-screen automated teller machine in New York City and Hong Kong.69
1986October 22President Ronald Reagan signs the Tax Reform Act (TRA) which is created to simplify the income tax code and to eliminate tax shelters.70
1989August 9President George H. W. Bush signs the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA). It abolishes the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation (FSLIC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) absorbs the responsibility of insuring deposits. It also abolishes the Federal Home Loan Bank Board (FHLBB), but creates the Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB) and the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) to take its place. The Act establishes the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) to handle savings and loan failures. It also creates two insurance funds the Savings Association Insurance Fund (SAIF) and the Bank Insurance Fund (BIF).71
1991December 19President George H. W. Bush signs the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act (FDICIA) which increased the powers of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). It also gives the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) the authority to borrow directly from the U.S. Treasury to replenish the Bank Insurance Fund (BIF) and authorizes the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to close failing banks in the most cost-effective manner for the Bank Insurance Fund (BIF).72
December 19The Foreign Bank Supervision Enhancement Act (FBSEA) is part of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act (FDICIA). The Act establishes federal standards for the creation of foreign banks in the U.S.; and the Federal Reserve Board is authorized to supervise and regulate foreign banking operations in the United States.73
1993Citicorp becomes the largest credit card and charge card issuer and servicer in the world.74
1994September 23President William J. Clinton signs the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act (RCDRIA) which restricts non-bank lenders from abusive lending practices towards the low and moderate income homeowners, minorities, and the elderly. The Act also contains provisions to reduce bank regulatory and paperwork requirements.75
September 29President William J. Clinton signs the Riegle-Neal Interstate Banking and Branching Efficiency Act which enables banks and bank holding companies to branch across states. It also enables interstate bank mergers if concentration limits, state laws, and Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) evaluations are met.76
1998October 8All Citicorp and Travelers Group divisions merge to become Citigroup, Inc.77
1999November 12President William J. Clinton signs the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) which repeals the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933. The Act allows commercial and investment banks to merge and enables competition between banking, insurance, and securities businesses.78
2001October 26President George W. Bush signs the Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act which is also called the U.S.A Patriot Act. The act expands the authority of U.S. law enforcement agencies to fight terrorism, and expands the authority of the U.S. Treasury to investigate any activities which finance terrorist acts. It increases law enforcement agencies' ability to search telephone and email communications and other personal records.79
October 26The International Money Laundering Abatement and Financial Anti-Terrorism Act is part of the Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act which is also called the U.S.A Patriot Act. The International Money Laundering Abatement and Financial Anti-Terrorism Act is established to prevent money laundering. The Act requires additional record keeping and reporting by U.S. banks for accounts held by foreign banks and peoples; and it also requires banks to enact anti-money laundering programs.80
December 2Enron Corporation files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It was revealed in 2001 that the Enron Corporation was committing accounting fraud.81
2002July 30President George W. Bush signs the Sarbanes-Oxley Act which is enacted as a result of Enron and other accounting scandals. The Act establishes the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) to oversee public accounting firms that audit publicly traded companies. It also prohibits accounting firms from providing both auditing and consulting services; and requires Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) to certify the annual and quarterly reports of publicly traded companies. It also requires the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to provide rules and regulations for audits.82
2003December 4President George W. Bush signs the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) which is designed to improve the national credit reporting system and to reduce identity theft. The Act provides consumers with a free copy of their credit report each year, if they request it, and allows consumers to put a fraud alert on their credit report. In addition, the Act requires businesses to partially conceal credit card numbers on receipts.83
2004October 28President George W. Bush signs the Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act which is also called Check 21. The Act reduces some of the legal restrictions of check truncation which is removing the paper check from the processing system and substituting it with a digital image of the original paper check. The substitute check can be used to process the check electronically.84
2006October 13President George W. Bush signs the Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act which is designed to reduce the regulatory burdens on banks, savings and loans, and credit unions.85
2006December 12President George W. Bush signs the Financial Netting Improvements Act which revises the Bankruptcy Code and clarifies the safe harbor protections.86

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Fact Sheet: Biden Administration Announces Extension of COVID-19 Forbearance and Foreclosure Protections for Homeowners

As millions of Americans face continued hardship from the COVID-19 pandemic, President Biden is continuing to take action to help keep individuals and families in their homes. The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a housing affordability crisis. Today, 1 in 5 renters is behind on rent and just over 10 million homeowners are behind on  mortgage payments. People of color face even greater hardship and are more likely to have deferred or missed payments, putting them at greater risk of eviction and foreclosure.  

Today, as part of the President’s commitment to deliver immediate relief for American families bearing the brunt of this crisis, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of Agriculture announced a coordinated extension and expansion of forbearance and foreclosure relief programs. These critical protections were due to expire in March, leaving many at risk of falling further into debt and losing their homes. Now, homeowners will receive urgently needed relief as we face this unprecedented national emergency. Today’s action builds on steps the President took on Day One to extend foreclosure moratoriums for federally guaranteed mortgages.

The actions announced today will:

  • Extend the foreclosure moratorium for homeowners through June 30, 2021;
  • Extend the mortgage payment forbearance enrollment window until June 30, 2021 for borrowers who wish to request forbearance;
  • Provide up to six months of additional mortgage payment forbearance, in three-month increments, for borrowers who entered forbearance on or before June 30, 2020.

The Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of Agriculture worked in lock-step to make sure that the above actions will reach the greatest number of Americans. Last week, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the independent agency that oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, extended forbearance by three months for borrowers coming to the end of their forbearance period. These coordinated actions will cover 70 percent of existing single-family home mortgages.

President Biden is committed to protecting homeownership and housing stability as America begins to turn a painful crisis into a robust recovery. Today’s extended forbearance and foreclosure programs are an important step towards building stronger and more equitable communities.

To bolster these efforts, it is critical that Congress pass the American Rescue Plan to deliver more aid to struggling homeowners. The rescue plan creates a Homeowners Assistance Fund which will provide states with $10 billion to help struggling homeowners catch up on their mortgage payments and utility costs. This relief is critical for homeowners with mortgages in the private market who are not able to take advantage of today’s actions and may face longer term challenges.

The Biden-Harris Administration’s priorities in extending these protections are to:

Provide immediate relief to homeowners across America. Today’s actions directly benefit the 2.7 million homeowners currently in COVID forbearance and extend the availability of forbearance options for nearly 11 million government-backed mortgages nationwide. Communities large and small need this assistance. That is why the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of Agriculture worked in concert to deliver across-the-board relief for urban, suburban, rural, and military homeowners, including seniors with reverse mortgages

Support hard-hit communities of color. The health and economic costs of this crisis have not been evenly felt, a pattern repeated over the course of the pandemic.Extending forbearance policies will provide critical support to homeowners of color, who make up a disproportionate share of borrowers with delinquent loans and loans in forbearance due to COVID-related hardship. On the first day of his Administration, President Biden committed to advancing racial equity across all government programs and policies. Today, agencies are stepping up with housing relief that will strengthen communities of color and build the foundation for an equitable recovery.

Provide a centralized resource for housing assistance. Homeowners and renters can visit consumerfinance.gov/housing for up-to-date information on their relief options, protections, and key deadlines. As federal agencies continue working to implement housing assistance for American families, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau offers this website as a one-stop shop for both homeowners and renters to learn about programs and resources that can help them stay in their homes by reducing the risk of eviction and foreclosure.

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Источник: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2021/02/16/fact-sheet-biden-administration-announces-extension-of-covid-19-forbearance-and-foreclosure-protections-for-homeowners/

The Equal Credit Opportunity Act

The Equal Credit Opportunity Act [ECOA], 15 U.S.C. 1691 et seq. prohibits creditors from discriminating against credit applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age, because an applicant receives income from a public assistance program, or because an applicant has in good faith exercised any right under the Consumer Credit Protection Act.

The Department of Justice may file a lawsuit under ECOA where there is a pattern or practice of discrimination. In cases involving discrimination in home mortgage loans or home improvement loans, the Department may file suit under both the Fair Housing Act and ECOA. Individuals who believe that they have been the victims of any unfair credit transaction involving residential property may file a complaint with the Department of Housing and Urban Development [HUD] or may file their own lawsuit.

Other federal agencies have general regulatory authority over certain types of lenders and they monitor creditors for their compliance with ECOA. ECOA requires these agencies to refer matters to the Justice Department when there is reason to believe that a creditor is engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination which violates ECOA. In 1996, upon the recommendation of the General Accounting Office, the Department of Justice provided guidance to the federal bank regulatory agencies on pattern or practice referrals. That guidance described the factors that the Department would consider in determining which matters it would return to the agency for administrative resolution and which it would pursue for potential litigation.

Each year, the Department files a report with Congress on its activities under the statute. Read the Justice Department's 2020 Annual Report to Congress.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued regulations under ECOA. These regulations, known as Regulation B, provide the substantive and procedural framework for fair lending.

Because the Department's authority to prosecute matters extends only to those instances of a pattern or practice of discrimination on a prohibited basis, individuals who believe that they are the victims of unfair discrimination in a credit transaction should contact the appropriate regulatory agency. The agencies and the types of creditors that they regulate for purposes of compliance with ECOA are as follows:

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau [CFPB]: Banks, savings associations, and credit unions with total assets of over $10 billion and their affiliates. Also shares enforcement authority with the Federal Trade Commission over mortgage brokers, mortgage originators, mortgage servicers, lenders offering private educational loans, and payday lenders regardless of size.

Comptroller of Currency [OCC]: National banks, Federal savings associations and Federal branches/agencies of foreign banks with total assets of under $10 billion (the words "National" or "Federal" or the initials "N.A." or "F.S.B." appear in or after the bank's name).

Federal Reserve Board [FRB]: Financial institutions with total assets of under $10 billion that are members of the Federal Reserve System, except national banks and federal branches/agencies of foreign banks.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC]: State chartered banks with total assets of under $10 billion that are not members of the Federal Reserve System.

National Credit Union Association [NCUA]: Federal credit unions (the words "Federal credit union" appear in the institution's name).

Federal Trade Commission [FTC]: Retailers, finance companies, creditors that are not exclusively assigned to another agency.

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Mortgage Calculator: Estimate Your Monthly House Payments

A mortgage is often a necessary part of buying a home, but it can be difficult to understand what you’re paying for—and what you can actually afford. A mortgage calculator can help borrowers estimate their monthly mortgage payments based on the purchase price, down payment, interest rate and other monthly homeowner expenses.

How to Calculate Mortgage Payments Using Our Calculator

Whether you’re shopping around for a mortgage or want to build an amortization table for your current loan, a mortgage calculator can offer insights into your monthly payments. Follow these steps to use the Forbes Advisor mortgage calculator:

1. Enter the home price and down payment amount. Start by adding the total purchase price for the home you’re seeking to buy on the left side of the screen. If you don’t have a specific house in mind, you can experiment with this number to see how much house you can afford. Likewise, if you’re considering making an offer on a home, this calculator can help you determine how much you can afford to offer. Then, add the down payment you expect to make as either a percentage of the purchase price or as a specific amount.

2. Enter your interest rate. If you’ve already shopped around for a loan and have been offered a range of interest rates, enter one of those values into the interest rate box on the left. If you haven’t prequalified for an interest rate yet, you can enter the current average mortgage rate as a starting point.

3. Choose a loan term. To help calculate your monthly mortgage payment, enter a loan term up to a maximum of 30 years. Keep in mind that if you haven’t already been approved for a loan term and interest rate, the rate you select here should correspond with the average rate you entered above. For example, if you choose a 15-year term, also use the average rate for 15-year mortgages. If, instead, you’re trying to strike a balance between low monthly payments and a shorter term, you can use this portion of the calculator to compare your options.

4. Add in taxes, insurance and HOA fees. This portion of the calculator is optional, but it can help give you a more accurate picture of your potential monthly payments. If you have the information available, plug in your monthly property tax, private mortgage insurance (PMI), homeowners insurance and homeowners association (HOA) fees. If you don’t have these numbers in front of you, some information may be available through your real estate agent or your local property assessor’s website.

5. Review your loan details. Once you enter all of the relevant information on the left side of the screen, the calculator will auto-populate your payment breakdown on the right. This portion of the calculator lets you view your monthly payments as well as your estimated payoff month. Navigate to the amortization schedule tab to view how much of your annual payments will go toward interest and principal. You can also toggle between the annual and monthly view to see a breakdown of each monthly payment.

Decoding Your Mortgage Costs

If this is your first time shopping for a mortgage, the terminology can be intimidating. It also can be difficult to understand what you’re paying for—and why. Here’s what to look for when reviewing your mortgage costs:

  • Principal. Principal is the amount of money you borrowed on the mortgage. A portion of each payment will go toward paying this off, so the number will go down as you make monthly payments.
  • Interest rate. This is essentially what the lender is charging you to borrow the money. Your interest rate is expressed as a percentage and may be fixed or variable.
  • Property taxes. Property taxes are imposed by your local tax authority. This number can usually be viewed on your recorder or assessor’s website—wherever you access property cards and other real estate records.
  • Homeowners insurance.Homeowners insurance is required to protect you and your lender in the case of damage to your home. If you’re considering a home, ask the real estate agent if they have any information about current insurance costs. Otherwise, contact your local insurance agent to get a quote.
  • Mortgage insurance. Also known as private mortgage insurance—or PMI—this protects the lender in case you default on your mortgage. It typically ranges from 0.58% to 1.86% of your total mortgage amount and you will need to factor this in if your down payment is less than 20%.

How Much House Can You Afford?

How much house you can afford depends on several factors, including your monthly income, existing debt service and how much you have saved for a down payment. When determining whether to approve you for a certain mortgage amount, lenders pay close attention to your debt-to-income ratio (DTI), which is a comparison of your total monthly debt payment to your monthly pre-tax income. In general, your monthly housing costs shouldn’t be more than about 28% of your income, though you may be approved with a higher percentage.

Keep in mind, however, that just because you can afford a house on paper doesn’t mean your budget can actually handle the new payments. Beyond the factors your bank considers when pre-approving you for a mortgage amount, consider how much money you’ll have on-hand after you make the down payment. It’s best to have at least three months of payments in savings in case you experience financial hardship. Also calculate how much you expect to pay in maintenance and other house-related expenses each month.

Likewise, when determining how much house you can afford, consider your other financial goals. For example, if you’re planning to retire early, determine how much money you need to save or invest each month and then calculate how much you’ll have leftover to dedicate to a mortgage payment. Ultimately, the house you can afford depends on what you’re comfortable with—just because a bank pre-approves you for a mortgage doesn’t mean you should maximize your borrowing power.

Choosing the Mortgage Term Right for You

A mortgage term is the length of time you have to pay off your mortgage—stated another way, it’s the time span over which a mortgage is amortized. The most common mortgage terms are 15 and 30 years, though other terms also exist and may even range up to 40 years. The length of your mortgage terms dictates (in part) how much you’ll pay each month—the longer your term, the lower your monthly payment.

That said, interest rates are usually lower for 15-year mortgages than for 30-year terms, and you’ll pay more in interest over the life of a 30-year loan. To determine which mortgage term is right for you, consider how much you can afford to pay each month and how quickly you prefer to have your mortgage paid off.

If you can afford to pay more each month but still don’t know which term to choose, it’s also worth considering whether you’d be able to break even—or, perhaps, save—on the interest by choosing a lower monthly payment and investing the difference.

How Forbes Advisor Estimates Your Monthly Mortgage Payment

Forbes Advisor’s mortgage calculator makes it easy to estimate your monthly mortgage payment using your home price, down payment and other loan details. Based on that information, it also calculates how much of each monthly payment will go toward interest and how much will cover the loan principal. You can also view how much you’ll pay in principal and interest each year of your mortgage term.

To make these calculations, our tool uses this data:

  • Home price. This is the amount you plan to spend on a home.
  • Down payment amount. The amount of money you will pay to the sellers at closing. This amount is subtracted from the home price to determine the amount you’ll be financing with the mortgage.
  • Interest rate. If you’ve already started shopping for a mortgage, enter the interest rate offered by the lender. If not, check out the current average mortgage rate to estimate your potential payments.
  • Loan term. The loan term is the length of the mortgage in years. The most popular terms are for 15 and 30 years, but other terms are available.
  • Additional monthly costs. In addition to principal and interest, the calculator considers costs associated with property taxes, private mortgage insurance (PMI), homeowners insurance and homeowners association fees.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How does a mortgage work?

A mortgage is a secured loan that is collateralized by the home it is financing. This means that the lender will have a lien on your home until the mortgage is paid in full. After closing, you’ll make monthly payments—which covers principal, interest, taxes and insurance. If you default on the mortgage, the bank will have the ability to foreclose on the property.

How do you apply for a mortgage?

Mortgages are available through traditional banks and credit unions as well as a number of online lenders. To apply for a mortgage, start by reviewing your credit profile and improving your credit score so you’ll qualify for a lower interest rate. Then, calculate how much home you can afford, including how much of a down payment you can make. When you’re ready to apply, compile necessary documentation like income verification and proof of assets and start shopping for the best rates.

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Mortgage Calculator: Estimate Your Monthly House Payments

A mortgage is often a necessary part of buying a home, but it can be difficult to understand what you’re paying for—and what you can actually afford. A mortgage calculator can help borrowers estimate their monthly mortgage payments based on the purchase price, down payment, interest rate and other monthly homeowner expenses.

How to Calculate Mortgage Payments Using Our Calculator

Whether you’re shopping around for a mortgage or want to build an amortization table for your current loan, a mortgage calculator can offer insights into your monthly payments. Follow these steps to use the Forbes Advisor mortgage calculator:

1. Enter the home price and down payment amount. Start by adding the total purchase price for the home you’re seeking to buy on the left side of the screen. If you don’t have a specific house in mind, you can experiment with this number to see how much house you can afford. Likewise, if you’re considering making an offer on a home, this calculator can help you determine how much you can afford to offer. Then, add the down payment you expect to make as either a percentage of the purchase price or as a specific amount.

2. Enter your interest rate. If you’ve already shopped around for a loan and have been offered a congress passed the federal home loan bank act to of interest rates, enter one of those values into the interest rate box on the left. If you haven’t prequalified congress passed the federal home loan bank act to an interest rate yet, you can enter the current average mortgage rate as a starting point.

3. Choose a loan term. To help calculate your monthly mortgage payment, enter a loan term up to a maximum of 30 years. Keep in mind that if you haven’t already been approved for a loan term and interest rate, the rate you select here should correspond with the average rate you entered above. For example, if you choose a 15-year term, also use the average rate for 15-year mortgages. If, instead, you’re trying to strike a balance between low monthly payments and a shorter term, you can use this portion of the calculator to compare your options.

4. Add in taxes, insurance and HOA fees. This portion of the calculator is optional, but it can help give you a more accurate picture of your potential monthly payments. If you have the information available, plug in your monthly property tax, private mortgage insurance (PMI), homeowners insurance and homeowners association (HOA) fees. If you don’t have these numbers in front of you, some information may be available through your real estate agent or your local property assessor’s website.

5. Review your loan details. Once you enter all of the relevant information on the left side of the screen, the calculator will auto-populate your payment breakdown on the right. This portion of the calculator lets you view your monthly payments as well as your estimated payoff month. Navigate to the amortization schedule tab to view how much of your annual payments will go toward interest and principal. You can also toggle between the annual and monthly https www umpquabank com locations to see a breakdown of each monthly payment.

Decoding Your Mortgage Costs

If this is your first time shopping for a mortgage, the terminology can be intimidating. It also can be difficult to understand what you’re paying for—and why. Here’s what to look for when reviewing your mortgage costs:

  • Principal. Principal is the amount of money you borrowed on the mortgage. A portion of each payment will go toward paying this off, so the number will go down as you make monthly payments.
  • Interest rate. This is essentially what the lender is charging you to borrow the money. Your interest rate is expressed as a percentage and may be fixed or variable.
  • Property taxes. Property taxes are imposed by your local tax authority. This number can usually be viewed on your recorder or assessor’s website—wherever you access property cards and other real estate records.
  • Homeowners insurance.Homeowners insurance is required to protect you and your lender in the case of damage to your home. If you’re considering a home, ask the real estate agent if they have any information about current insurance costs. Otherwise, contact your local insurance agent to get a quote.
  • Mortgage insurance. Also known as private mortgage insurance—or PMI—this protects the lender in case you default on your mortgage. It typically ranges from 0.58% to 1.86% of your total mortgage amount and you will need to factor this in if your down payment is less than 20%.

How Much House Can You Afford?

How much house you can afford depends on several factors, including your monthly income, existing debt service and how much you have saved for a down payment. When determining whether to approve you for a certain mortgage amount, lenders pay close attention to your debt-to-income ratio (DTI), which is a comparison of your total monthly debt payment to your monthly pre-tax income. In general, your monthly housing costs shouldn’t be more than about 28% of your income, though you may be approved with a higher percentage.

Keep in mind, however, that just because you can afford a house on paper doesn’t mean your congress passed the federal home loan bank act to can actually handle the new payments. Beyond the factors your bank considers when pre-approving you for a mortgage amount, consider how much money you’ll have on-hand after you make the down payment. It’s best to have at least three months of payments in savings in case you experience financial hardship. Also calculate how much you expect to pay in maintenance and other house-related expenses each month.

Likewise, when determining how much house you can afford, consider your other financial goals. For example, if you’re planning to retire early, determine how much money you need to save or invest each month and then calculate how much you’ll have leftover to dedicate to a mortgage payment. Ultimately, the house you bb&t and wells fargo afford depends on what you’re comfortable with—just because a bank pre-approves you for a mortgage doesn’t mean you should maximize your borrowing power.

Choosing the Mortgage Term Right for You

A mortgage term is the length of time you have to pay off your mortgage—stated another way, it’s the time span over which a mortgage is amortized. The most common mortgage terms are 15 and 30 years, though other terms also exist and may even range up to 40 years. The length of your mortgage terms dictates (in part) how much you’ll pay each month—the longer your term, the lower your monthly payment.

That said, interest rates are usually lower for 15-year mortgages than for 30-year terms, and you’ll pay more in interest over the life of a 30-year loan. To determine which mortgage term is right for you, consider how much you can afford to pay each month and how quickly you prefer to have your mortgage paid off.

If you can afford to pay more each month but still don’t know which term to choose, it’s also worth considering whether you’d be able to break even—or, perhaps, save—on the interest by choosing a lower monthly payment and investing the difference.

How Forbes Advisor Estimates Your Monthly Mortgage Payment

Forbes Advisor’s mortgage calculator makes it easy to estimate your monthly mortgage payment using your home price, down payment and other loan details. Based on that information, it congress passed the federal home loan bank act to calculates how much of each monthly payment will go toward interest and how much will cover the loan principal. You can also view how much you’ll pay in principal and interest each year of your mortgage term.

To make these calculations, our tool uses this data:

  • Home price. This is the amount you plan to spend on a home.
  • Down payment amount. The amount of money you will pay to the sellers at closing. This amount is subtracted from the home price to determine the amount you’ll be financing with the mortgage.
  • Interest rate. If you’ve already started shopping for a mortgage, enter the interest rate offered by the lender. If not, check out the current average mortgage rate to estimate your potential payments.
  • Loan term. The loan term is the length of the mortgage in years. The most popular terms are for 15 and 30 years, but other terms are available.
  • Additional monthly costs. In addition to principal and interest, the calculator considers costs associated with property taxes, private mortgage insurance (PMI), homeowners insurance and homeowners association fees.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How does a mortgage work?

A mortgage is a secured loan that is collateralized by the home it is financing. This means that the lender will have a lien on your home until the mortgage is paid in full. Congress passed the federal home loan bank act to closing, you’ll make monthly payments—which covers principal, interest, taxes and insurance. If you default congress passed the federal home loan bank act to the mortgage, the bank will have the ability to foreclose on the property.

How do you apply for a mortgage?

Mortgages are available through traditional banks and credit unions as well as a number of online lenders. To apply for a mortgage, start by reviewing your credit profile and improving your credit score so you’ll qualify for a lower interest rate. Then, calculate how much home you can afford, including how much of a down payment you can make. When you’re ready to apply, compile necessary documentation like income verification and proof of assets and start shopping for the best rates.

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The Equal Credit Opportunity Act

The Equal Credit Opportunity Act [ECOA], 15 U.S.C. 1691 et seq. prohibits creditors from discriminating against credit applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age, because an applicant receives income from a public assistance program, or because an applicant has in good faith exercised any right under the Consumer Credit Congress passed the federal home loan bank act to Act.

The Department of Justice may file a lawsuit under ECOA where there is a pattern or practice of discrimination. In cases involving discrimination in home mortgage loans or shore community bank main street toms river nj improvement loans, the Department may file suit under both the Fair Housing Act and ECOA. Individuals who believe that they have been the victims of any unfair credit transaction involving residential property may file a complaint with the Department of Housing and Urban Development [HUD] or may file their own lawsuit.

Other federal agencies have general regulatory authority over certain types of lenders and they monitor creditors for their compliance with ECOA. ECOA requires these agencies to refer matters to the Justice Department when there is reason to believe that a creditor is engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination which violates ECOA. In 1996, upon the recommendation of the General Accounting Office, the Department of Justice provided guidance to the federal bank regulatory 1 bedroom apartment san jose ca on pattern or practice referrals. That guidance described the factors that the Department would consider in determining which matters it would return to the agency for administrative resolution and which it would pursue for potential litigation.

Each year, the Department files a report with Congress on its activities under the statute. Read the Justice Department's 2020 Annual Report to Congress.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued regulations under ECOA. These regulations, known as Regulation B, provide the substantive and procedural framework for fair lending.

Because the Department's authority to prosecute matters extends only to those instances of a pattern or practice of discrimination on a prohibited basis, individuals who believe that they are the victims of unfair discrimination in a credit transaction should contact the appropriate regulatory agency. The agencies and the types of creditors that they regulate for purposes of ally bank locations los angeles ca with ECOA are as follows:

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau [CFPB]: Banks, savings associations, and credit unions with total assets of over $10 billion and their affiliates. Also shares enforcement authority with the Federal Trade Commission over mortgage brokers, mortgage originators, mortgage servicers, lenders offering private educational loans, and payday lenders regardless of size.

Comptroller of Currency [OCC]: National banks, Federal savings associations and Federal branches/agencies of foreign banks with total assets of under $10 billion (the words "National" or "Federal" or the initials "N.A." or "F.S.B." appear in or after the bank's name).

Federal Reserve Board [FRB]: Financial institutions with total assets of under $10 billion that are members of the Cash out refinance 30 year rates Reserve System, except national banks and federal branches/agencies of foreign banks.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC]: State chartered banks with total assets of under $10 billion that are not members of the Federal Reserve System.

National Credit Union Association [NCUA]: Federal credit unions (the words "Federal credit union" appear in the institution's name).

Federal Trade Commission [FTC]: Retailers, finance companies, creditors that are not exclusively assigned to another agency.

Источник: https://www.justice.gov/crt/equal-credit-opportunity-act-3

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