Home / General News (page 10)

General News

CFPB Has Scheduled Exams of Companies, Including Collectors, Outside its Jurisdiction: IG Report

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Division of Supervision, Enforcement and Fair Lending (SEFL) has “inadvertently” scheduled examinations at companies that are outside of its jurisdiction, because it did not have enough information about those companies, according to a report released last week from the agency’s Office of Inspector General. The …

Read More »

Tracking Down the Robocall ‘King’

Adrian Abramovich is described as the robocall “king” and has been fined $120 million by the Federal Communications Commission for making more than 100 million robocalls. WIRED Magazine gives Abramovich the deep-dive treatment, going into detail about how he was caught and giving him a chance to share his side …

Read More »

BillingTree Adds Proven Chief Operating Officer Terri Harwood to Executive Leadership Team

PHOENIX, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ —BillingTree®, the payment problem solvers™, today announced Terri Harwood has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. In this newly created position, Ms. Harwood will lead BillingTree Operations during a period of rapid growth. Her experience and extensive expertise complement the company’s continued success in the target verticals of …

Read More »

Performant Announces 4Q, 2018 Financial Results

Performant Financial Corp. yesterday announced double-digit revenue increases for both the fourth quarter of 2018 and the full year compared with the same periods a year earlier. Revenue for the fourth quarter was $39.8 million, up from $33.3 million in the same quarter of 2017. For the whole year, revenue …

Read More »

ACA Endorses Bill to Change CFPB’s Funding Source

ACA International has put its support behind a bill that would place the budget of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau under the jurisdiction of Congress instead of the Federal Reserve Board. Rep. Andy Barr [R-Ky.], last month introduced House Bill 969, the Taking Account of Bureaucrats’ Spending Act of 2019. …

Read More »

VoApps Names John Fasano as CEO

ATLANTA, March 25, 2019 — VoApps, a technology company that provides innovative voicemail solutions to help businesses reach mobile contacts with consideration and compliance, announced today that its board of directors has appointed industry veteran John Fasano as CEO. Fasano was most recently chief financial officer at fintech startup Gro Solutions, which was acquired in late …

Read More »
X
Skip to toolbar