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Annual renewals start November 1, 2022.  Please log into your NMLS account to process your renewal for 2023.  All requirements in NMLS must be satisfied to process the renewal request.

***Licensees that fail to complete the renewal process before 12/31/2022 will not be authorized to conduct business as of 1/1/2023***




Regulated Institutions

The Consumer Finance Division (CFD) is responsible for the licensing, supervision, and examination of all:

  • Consumer finance companies
  • Deferred presentment/payday lenders
  • Check-cashing companies
  • Mortgage lender/servicing companies, branches, and their loan originators (W2 employees)


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