12 CFR 1026.21 - Treatment of credit balances.

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§ 1026.21 Treatment of credit balances.
When a credit balance in excess of $1 is created in connection with a transaction (through transmittal of funds to a creditor in excess of the total balance due on an account, through rebates of unearned finance charges or insurance premiums, or through amounts otherwise owed to or held for the benefit of a consumer), the creditor shall:
(a) Credit the amount of the credit balance to the consumer's account;
(b) Refund any part of the remaining credit balance, upon the written request of the consumer; and
(c) Make a good faith effort to refund to the consumer by cash, check, or money order, or credit to a deposit account of the consumer, any part of the credit balance remaining in the account for more than 6 months, except that no further action is required if the consumer's current location is not known to the creditor and cannot be traced through the consumer's last known address or telephone number.

Title 12 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-07-17; vol. 79 # 137 - Thursday, July 17, 2014
    1. 79 FR 41631 - Application of Regulation Z's Ability-To-Repay Rule to Certain Situations Involving Successors-in-Interest
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      BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION
      Final rule.
      This clarification is effective July 17, 2014 and applicable beginning July 8, 2014.
      12 CFR Part 1026

Title 12 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 12 CFR 1026 after this date.

  • 2014-07-17; vol. 79 # 137 - Thursday, July 17, 2014
    1. 79 FR 41631 - Application of Regulation Z's Ability-To-Repay Rule to Certain Situations Involving Successors-in-Interest
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION
      Final rule.
      This clarification is effective July 17, 2014 and applicable beginning July 8, 2014.
      12 CFR Part 1026