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Fraud & Cybersecurity
CBA supports strong national data protection and consumer notification standards with effective enforcement provisions that are applicable to any party with access to important consumer financial information. CBA members are already subject to robust data protection and notification standards and these requirements must be recognized. Inconsistent state laws and regulations should be preempted in favor of strong Federal data protection and notification standards. CBA firmly holds that all parties must share in protecting consumers and, as such, the costs of a data breach should ultimately be borne by the entity that incurs the breach. Protecting consumer data is a shared responsibility, and merchants must have the same tough data security standards as financial institutions to thwart hackers as well as the ability to accept chip-based cards.
- April 25, 2014CBA/AOL March Finance Optimism Index Results: Partly Cloudy Results for the CBA/AOL Finance Optimism Index show a decline for the second month in row. Consumer polling in March showed a -6.2 level of optimism, compared to -2.6 last month - a decline of 3.6 points - as Americans grow more concerned about their current financial situation. With the impending tax deadline in April, consumers were...
- April 18, 2014April 15, 2014April 14, 2014April 9, 2014April 4, 2014CBA LIVE Wrap-Up CBA LIVE 2014: Red, White + Banking – the fifth annual CBA LIVE event was a resounding success thanks to our attendees (over 1,200) from 70 national and regional banks and across the retail banking industry. The event is possible only because of the sponsors, exhibitors, Board and Committee members who develop this outstanding program and bring together retail banking’s leaders...March 27, 2014March 25, 2014March 21, 2014March 18, 2014RE: Request for Information, National Technical Information Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, Docket Number: [140205103-4103-01] Dear Mr. Hounsell: The Consumer Bankers Association (CBA) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the National Technical Information Service’s (NTIS) Request for Information (RFI) seeking public comments regarding the establishment of an NTIS certification program...