Gone are the days when we could refer every credit report dispute to the credit reporting agency for resolution. Since federal law now requires credit unions to accept and act on members’ direct disputes, the dispute flood gates have opened!

What if the same member contacts you every month to claim they were never late on their loan and demands that you correct their credit report?  This is just one scenario in the increasingly-complex world of credit reporting.  Given that credit scores play such a significant role in a member’s financial success, it is clear why there has been so much activity, regulation, and litigation in this area.  Is your credit union ready for the challenge?  This webinar focuses on the practical aspects of creating and maintaining an effective credit-reporting process.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Your duties under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • How much investigation is enough?
  • Creating the perfect paper trail
  • Dealing with repeat disputes
  • Who should be responsible for credit reporting?
  • Recognizing credit-correction scams

 

  • TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT
    • Direct dispute best practices
    • Credit reporting compliance policy
    • Direct dispute checklist
    • Employee training log
    • Quiz you can administer to measure staff learning and a separate answer key

 

Attendance verification for CE credits provided upon request.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This informative session is designed for senior executives, compliance officers, lending staff, collections staff, internal auditors, and anyone involved with credit reporting.

Please note:  The live webinar option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered.  You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER – David A. Reed, JD, Reed and Jolly, PLLC

Attorney, author, consultant, and nationally-recognized speaker, David Reed is a partner in the law firm of Reed and Jolly, PLLC.  He provides guidance to financial institutions on establishment and revision of policies and procedures, organizational compliance, collections, security, contractual agreements, regulatory matters, and corporate governance.  His engaging speaking style has made him a nationwide lecturer on regulatory compliance, consumer lending, bankruptcy, and collections. 

A former trial attorney and vice president and general counsel of a large credit union, David is particularly known as an expert in the areas of operations, bankruptcy, and collections.  He has trained state and federal examination staff on numerous issues, including BSA, ID theft red flags, SAFE Act, third-party contract management, and bankruptcy.  He also serves as editor of several industry manuals.

THREE REGISTRATION OPTIONS

Note:  All materials are subject to copyright.  Transmission, retransmission, or republishing this webinar to other institutions or those not employed by your financial institution is prohibited.  Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.

1.  LIVE WEBINAR

The live webinar option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered.  You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone.  Registrants receive a toll-free number and pass code that will allow entrance to the seminar.  The session will be approximately 90 minutes, including question and answer sessions.  Seminar materials, including instructions, PIN number, and handouts will be emailed to you prior to the broadcast.  You will need the most-current version of Adobe Reader available free at www.adobe.com.

 

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Listen to the
archived webinar on your

iPad

iPhone

Android

Instructions will be emailed with the archived webinar link.

2.  ARCHIVED WEBINAR & FREE CD ROM*

Can’t attend the live webinar? The archived webinar is a recording of the live event, including audio, visuals, and handouts. We even provide the presenter’s email address so you may ask follow-up questions. Approximately one week prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with the archived webinar link. This webinar link can be viewed anytime 24/7, beginning 6 business days after the webinar and will expire 6 months after the live program date.

As an added bonus, you will also receive a FREE audio/visual CD ROM.* The CD ROM includes the original audio/visual presentation, the question and answer sessions, and the handouts.  Use the archived webinar or this “off-the-shelf” training program for those that could not attend the live seminar and for future training.

The archived webinar (including the free CD ROM) may ONLY be ordered for 6 months following the webinar. Neither will be available after this time.

3.  BOTH LIVE WEBINAR & ARCHIVED WEBINAR (INCLUDES FREE CD ROM*)

Options 1 and 2 described above

AFFORDABLE, PROFESSIONAL TRAINING, WHEN AND WHERE YOU CHOOSE

*CD ROM is for Mac and PC use only

This event is being conducted by CU Web Training on behalf of the Missouri Credit Union Association.   Click here to register:  https://mcua.fed.cuwebtraining.com/store/webinar

September 12th, 2013 2:00 PM   through   3:30 AM

Event Info

When

September 12th, 2013 2:00 PM   through   3:30 AM

Contact

Phone: 314.542.1321

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