Licensees and Industries Regulated by the Department

The Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) provides protection to consumers and services to businesses engaged in financial transactions by regulating a variety of financial services, products and professionals. Below is a list of the licensees, franchises, transactions and industries that are regulated or overseen by the DFPI.

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Translated Notices to Cosigner (SB 633)

Senate Bill 633 amended Civil Code section 1799.91 to require the Notice to Cosigner in Civil Code section 1799.91, subdivisions (a) and (d), to be provided to specified persons by creditors and lessors regardless of whether the persons are married to each other. Senate Bill 633 also expanded the languages that the notices are required to be translated into. In addition, Civil Code section 1799.91 now requires the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation to make translations of the notices available in the required languages on its website by January 1, 2023, and would require additional translations of any languages subsequently added to state law.

Below are the Notices to Cosigner required by Civil Code section 1799.91, subdivisions (a) and (d), in English and the languages set forth in Civil Code section 1632, subdivision (b).

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Last updated: Nov 16, 2023 @ 5:36 pm

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