Edcomm Banker's Academy has immediately updated Focus on Compliance for Credit Unions to include the new Making Home Affordable Program.



[USPRwire, Wed Apr 22 2009] Edcomm Banker's Academy has immediately updated Focus on Compliance for Credit Unions to include the new Making Home Affordable Program. This content will help Credit Unions to become familiar with the new program and prepare lenders who are expected to participate.

Put into action by President Obama on March 4, 2009, the Making Home Affordable Program is a new initiative that will be effective immediately, through the end of 2012. The $75 billion dollar loan modification program will help bring relief to homeowners who are struggling to make their mortgage payments. Making Home Affordable will offer assistance to as many as 9 million homeowners by making their mortgages more affordable.

Focus on Compliance for Credit Unions, from Edcomm Banker's Academy, is a computer-based, distance learning program, which can be delivered via Internet, Intranet or CD. The program teaches compliance using easy-to-understand language in an interactive, self-paced format. Participants learn from their own perspective, with a curriculum customized to their position. Focus on Compliance for Credit Unions covers: Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), Anti Money Laundering (AML), USA PATRIOT Act, OFAC, Privacy, Gramm-Leach-Bliley, Sarbanes-Oxley, Reg CC, Check 21, Reg E, Truth in Lending, FCRA, FACT Act, ECOA, Fair Lending, HMDA, and Bank Bribery, among others. The program also includes a quick reference to all regulations and a searchable glossary of terms.

For more information about programs like this, or to find out how The Edcomm Group Banker's Academy can customize any training program, log onto www.bankersacademy.com or call +212.631.9400.

The Edcomm Group Banker's Academy is a 22-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Banker's Academy has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).

The Edcomm Group Banker's Academy (www.bankersacademy.com) is headquartered in New York City with locations and representation throughout the world.

Contact:
Linda Eagle
Edcomm Banker's Academy
21 Penn Plaza Suite 1010
New York, NY 10001
T: +212.631.9400
F: 212.631.0659
linda.eagle@edcomm.com
http://www.bankersacademy.com

Company: Edcomm Banker's Academy
Contact Name: Linda Eagle
Contact Email: linda.eagle@edcomm.com
Contact Phone: +212.631.9400

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