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Servicemember financial issues to be webinar focus
WASHINGTON (9/5/12)--Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) compliance, Permanent Change of Station guidance and other financial issues facing active-duty military personnel and their families will be central topics at a Sept. 10 interagency webinar.

Representatives from the National Credit Union Administration, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Department of Justice, the Department of Treasury, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will also discuss their work to address servicemember financial issues and their efforts to protect servicemembers.

Federal Reserve Division of Consumer and Community Affairs Director Sandy Braunstein will introduce the webinar, and Holly Petraeus, CFPB assistant director for servicemember affairs, will also present on the agency's servicemember financial protection efforts.

The 1.5 hour-long webinar is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. ET. Recent Home Affordable Modification Program enhancements, enforcement actions, and short sales for home-owning servicemembers are also on the agenda.

To register for the webinar, use the resource link.
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