CUs Must Act Now to Prepare for Durbin Amendment

January 2011
Credit Union Times;1/26/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p21
In this article, the author reflects on the need for financial institutions to prepare themselves for the impact of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act and the Durbin amendment in the U.S.


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