Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, December 06, 2010 3:17 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The federal Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is so complicated that the American Bankers Association, or ABA, has created a separate website, the ABA Dodd-Frank Tracker, for the exclusive purpose of tracking the implementation of the act’s numerous components and archiving the group’s involvement in what promises to be a long process.

Thursday, July 01, 2010 11:42 am
By Leslie McFadden · Bankrate.com

New credit card disclosure rules for solicitations, agreements and periodic billing statements take effect today as part of reforms approved by the Federal Reserve Board in December 2008. According to Nessa Feddis, VP and senior counsel for regulatory compliance at the American Bankers Association, an industry trade group, these are some of the key changes: