J.L.Sherman&Associates,Inc.

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HOEPA Updates for 2015

Submitted 2015-01-01 11:12:00 -0800

The SCEX is loan calculation software that can be embedded within your own
application, supporting consumer, commercial, and mortgage loan
calculations. The CFPB is adjusting two dollar amounts that are used in the “points and fees” trigger for coverage under HOEPA. The two dollar amounts are (1) the loan amount threshold (changing from $20,000 to $20,391), and (2) the total points and fees amount (changing from $1,000 to $1,020). All of our core products have been updated to include these new amounts, ensuring that your organization is compliant with the new year’s values.

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APR Compliance Software for Irregular Cash Flows

Submitted 2014-04-24 08:35:00 -0700

The SCEX family of products features loan calculation and compliance software for the end user, as well embedded solutions for partners to use in their own end user applications. Just over a year ago, we published an article entitled APR Calculation Software for PayDay Lenders. This article discusses the allowed 1/8% APR disclosure tolerance, and how dangerously easy it is to violate this Federal restriction, when the APR is in the hundreds of one percent. Finally, the article introduces our APR compliance software as a complete solution to this critical, highly sensitive, and difficult calculation.

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HOEPA Changes for January, 2014

Submitted 2013-10-12 11:12:00 -0700

The SCEX is loan calculation software that can be embedded within your own
application, supporting consumer, commercial, and mortgage loan
calculations. The Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act (HOEPA) was enacted in 1994 as an amendment to the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to address abusive practices in refinances and closed-end home equity loans with high interest rates or high fees. Mortgage loans which fall under HOEPA (hereafter called High Cost Mortgages, or HCMs) are subject to special disclosure requirements and restrictions. Since the very early days of the Sherman Calculation Engine with XML interface (SCEX) (circa 2002), J. L. Sherman and Associates has provided functionality to check if a given loan falls under the HOEPA regulation, and it is used by many of our partners today.

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New Partnership with Cash Time Loan Centers

Submitted 2013-08-21 15:09:00 -0700

WinLoan-32 is our loan calculation and quotation software for the Windows desktop, supporting consumer, commercial, and mortgage loans. We are happy to announce that Cash Time Loan Centers has selected J. L. Sherman & Associates as their exclusive partner for loan calculations within their loan origination system. Cash Time is using the Sherman Calculation Engine with XML Interface (SCEX) to drive the calculations within their new system.

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Key Sales Tool Features of WinLoan-32 and eWinLoan

Submitted 2013-08-07 13:35:00 -0700

eWinLoan and WinLoan-32 contain key sales too features that are helpful when working with your customers. If your organization is interested in increasing both borrower satisfaction and fee income from payment protection sales, then eWinLoan and WinLoan-32 (J. L. Sherman & Associates two end-user loan quotation products) were developed with you in mind.

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