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- Regulatory Compliance
When searching for the right title company to handle your real estate closing, it's important to confirm that the company meets strict regulatory guidelines regarding the protection of your information, your funds, and your property rights. Southern Title continues to demonstrate strict compliance to the rigorous standards required by lenders , the American Land Title Association, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and other federal and state regulators. Our certifications and authorizations are included here.
In 2021, Southern Title completed a rigorous third-party Best Practices examination and audit conducted by Security Compliance & Associates (SCA) and earned Certificates in both ALTA Best Practices Pillars 1-7, and ALTA Cyber Information Security (Pillar 3).
In addition to obtaining the Core Title and Settlement Information Security Program Certificate of Completion, the company achieved the Pillar 3 Certification, which includes a GLBA (Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act) Information Security Gap Analysis, and demonstrates compliance with regulatory authorities including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFEIC), and other federal regulatory agencies.
In addition to meet the robust security standards of the SCA Audit, Southern Title has been certified as an Authorized Service Provider by all of its Underwriters.