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Message from Rick St. Onge

Fall is certainly here and with it comes change. In our Summer Newsletter, we reported that Senate Bill 6029 requires that student education loan servicers doing business in Washington be licensed under the Consumer Loan Act....

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Expedited Application Processing for Military

DFI is offering expedited application processing for military members, veterans, spouses, and dependents.

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Ready To Renew? How To Be Prepared

Starting November 1, virtually every licensee must take action to maintain licensure in 2020.

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From the Field - Common Exam Findings

Common violations our exam teams in each industry found during examinations in the last quarter.


Rick St. Onge Elected President of MTRA

In September, the Money Transmitter Regulators Association (MTRA) membership elected Rick St. Onge to continue to serve on the Board of Directors, which then appointed him to serve a second, two-year term as President.


Support for Microsoft Windows 7 Ending Soon

Microsoft announced that it plans to end support for Windows 7 effective January 14, 2020.

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Rulemaking Updates

Updates for Mortgage Broker Practices Act and Consumer Loan Act.


Mortgage Industry Updates

Updates for the mortgage industry.

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Check Casher and Seller Updates

Updates for Check Cashers and Sellers.

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Escrow Updates

Updates for the Escrow industry.


Money Services Update

Updates for the Money Services industry.