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3 Key Vendor Cybersecurity Questions Bankers Should Be Asking

Developing a vendor questionnaire regarding cybersecurity can be complex. The market is noisy and oversaturated with abbreviations such as SOC, MFA, and AUP, which can be confusing when every vendor claims their solution is the best. Ensuring success in selecting the right vendor can be simplified by asking the right questions and using a format that is easily digestible, even if you do not have a dedicated cybersecurity team.

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4 Important Vendor Compliance Questions You Should Be Asking

Banking is arguably the most regulated industry in the U.S. with an alphabet soup of regulations: GLB, FCRA, ECOA, BSA, AML, OFAC, CAN-SPAM, UDAAP, and many more. You
can recognize all of these acronyms, but can your software vendor? With these four important questions, you can quickly identify a vendor that treats compliance as seriously as you do.

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Paycheck Protection Program Analytics

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is a $813.5B business loan program established by the United States federal government in 2020 through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). The CARES Act was designed to help certain businesses, self-employed workers, sole proprietors, certain nonprofit organizations, and tribal businesses continue paying their workers.

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