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Six Banks to Receive Community Commitment Awards

The ABA Foundation has recognized six banks for their outstanding commitment to their communities. The ABA Community Commitment Awards — to be presented on Oct. 23 during ABA’s Annual Convention in New York — are given in six categories to honor innovative, high-impact bank programs and projects that produce lasting results in the communities they serve. Bank award winners and ...

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FDIC’s New Affordable Housing Guide Details FHLB Programs

The FDIC today released the third installment of its guide to affordable single-family home loan programs, which collects information about programs to expand access to affordable mortgage credit, including programs targeted in rural and low- and moderate-income communities and to Native Americans and veterans.

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ABA Supports Customer Data Collection Bill

ABA today wrote to Rep. Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) supporting a bipartisan bill that would allow banks -- with a customer’s consent -- to record personal information by swiping a customer’s driver’s license or personal identification card.

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