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CFPB defanged?

first_imgWith Trump-appointed deregulators now in charge of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the specter of new regulations governing overdraft practices and fees has been lifted, at least temporarily.CFPB is at a fork in the road and less likely to further restrict credit union overdraft programs, at least in the immediate future, observes Brian Witt, senior partner in the Farleigh Wada Witt law firm, Portland, Ore.“They’re likely to put a freeze on any new regulations for the next six to nine months, until they see what the new director’s priorities are,” he says. “That should bring credit unions and banks short-term relief from any potential new regulation.”The threat of heavy-handed overdraft regulation by CFPB was receding even before an anti-regulation acting director took over, he notes; CFPB’s own research study showed little need for more restrictions. continue reading » 17SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Ronaldo: ‘Thank you, Gigi’

first_imgRonaldo has thanked Luigi Simoni for ‘teaching me more than you could ever imagine’ after the former Inter boss passed away on Friday. Promoted Content10 Body Features That Are Extremely Rare But Very RemarkableThe Most Exciting Cities In The World To VisitThe 10 Biggest Historical Mysteries That Can’t Be Solved10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoThe Funniest Prankster Grandma And Her Grandson5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeInsane 3D Spraying Skills Turn In Incredible Street Art8 Things To Expect If An Asteroid Hits Our PlanetWhy Go Veg? 7 Reasons To Do ThisThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More Ronaldo enjoyed the best season of his Inter career under Simoni in 1997-98, scoring 34 goals in all competitions and winning the UEFA Cup. “Gigi Simoni wasn’t just a coach for me,” he wrote on Instagram. “If I think of him today, I think of him as a wise and good man, who didn’t force you to do things. Instead, he explained to you why those things were important.Advertisement Loading… “I think of a teacher, like in this photo we took at Christmas: he was the conductor and we were the orchestra. read also:‘Replacing Ronaldo is impossible, nobody can do it’ “That’s how I remember him, with that smile, his calm voice, his precious advice. We could and should have won more, but we won together, the thing he always preached to us. “Thank you boss, you taught me more than you could ever imagine.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 last_img read more