RW-Winter 2012 | Age Friendly Banking

National Neighbors Silver (NNS), NCRC’s multi-year effort campaign to empower, organize, and support economically vulnerable older adults, is currently focused on developing a guide to “age friendly banking” – a standard that includes the services and products that financial institutions can offer to meet the needs of older adults. Currently, there are over 40 million […]

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RW-Winter 2012 | New Year, New Congress, New Tax Code?

January 3, 2013 will be the first day of the 113th Congress. Both newly elected and returning lawmakers will need to arrive at the office ready to work. There are a number of important issues that Congress should address in the coming year, including mortgage refinance and principal reduction, enhancements to the Community Reinvestment Act, […]

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NCRC Statement on FHA’s 2012 Annual Financial Status Report

  Washington, DC– Today, NCRC President and CEO John Taylor made the following statement on FHA’s 2012 Annual Financial Status report: “After 78 years of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) doing things right and performing well from a fiscal perspective, the recent news about its financial health must be seen in perspective. Without FHA, and […]

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National Neighbors Silver Film RFP

National Neighbors Film RFP As the United States suffers from historically high rates of foreclosure and unemployment, older adults across the nation are not only more numerous than past generations, but also more susceptible to financial insecurity. Financial abuse and the economic downturn have left thousands of seniors struggling to make ends meet, unable to […]

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NCRC Statement on CFPB Oversight of Debt Collectors

Washington, DC – Today, in reaction to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) newly published rule allowing the agency to regulate the debt collection industry, NCRC President and CEO John Taylor made the following statement: “The CFPB should be commended for taking steps to reign in the debt collection industry and protect consumers from unsavory […]

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NCRC Community Development Fund Receives CDFI Certification

  Washington, DC – Today, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) announced that the NCRC Community Development Fund has received certification from the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). “We are very excited to receive CDFI certification,” said NCRC President and CEO John Taylor. “This certification will allow NCRC […]

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NCRC Applauds Passage of San Diego Responsible Banking Ordinance

  Washington, DC — Today, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) applauded the passage of a local responsible banking ordinance in San Diego, California. “Local governments across the nation are continuing to pass measures to induce banks to invest in our communities in a responsible way,” said NCRC President and CEO John Taylor. “This is […]

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