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Building An Anti Money Laundering Program

Building An Anti Money Laundering Program

Posted on: September 16th, 2020 by Julie

An Anti Money Laundering (AML) Program is a set of policies, procedures and internal controls designed to prevent money laundering and terrorist financing. If you are a business that provides money services, you will need an AML Program to satisfy regulators, avoid costly fines and prevent criminal punishment.   MONEY SERVICES BUSINESS An organization that provides […]

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Bank Regulators Ease SAR Requirements for Hemp-Related Businesses

Bank Regulators Ease SAR Requirements for Hemp-Related Businesses

Posted on: April 15th, 2020 by Julie

Banks are no longer required to file suspicious activity reports (SARs) for customers engaging in the growth or cultivation of hemp. Under the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp has been reclassified. DEFINITION OF HEMP The 2018 Farm Bill now defines hemp as a variety of cannabis that contains .3% or less tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). By doing this, […]

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CARES Act Support Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CARES Act Support Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on: April 1st, 2020 by Julie

Relief for Financial Services Centers & Employees On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed a $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act relief bill that will provide support to those that are experiencing hardships due to COVID-19. The CARES Act includes: Direct payments ($1,200/individuals, $2,400/family, $500/child) to individuals at specified income level […]

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Don’t Overlook Transaction Monitoring: Early Detection & Correction Parameters Allow for Effective Analysis

Don’t Overlook Transaction Monitoring: Early Detection & Correction Parameters Allow for Effective Analysis

Posted on: March 23rd, 2020 by Julie

As a part of the independent review process and ongoing compliance requirements, transaction monitoring is something that is often overlooked by Money Services Businesses (MSBs). The fundamentals of transaction monitoring are implemented systems to identify and protect institutions from transactions that are not compliant with The Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Office […]

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Digital Payments with Cryptocurrency Prove to be One of the Safest Alternatives to Prevent Spread of the CoronaVirus (COVID-19)

Digital Payments with Cryptocurrency Prove to be One of the Safest Alternatives to Prevent Spread of the CoronaVirus (COVID-19)

Posted on: March 6th, 2020 by Julie

At this point we’ve all heard of the notorious CoronaVirus (COVID-19) and its rapid spread from country to country. As with any virus, there are various ways it can spread aside from actual human-to-human contact. USA Today reported that studies are now showing that payment systems and platforms including ATM’s, various payment tablets, and credit […]

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