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Processing times for applications and requests are longer than normal due to COVID 19 and the high volume of new applications.  Submit all application questions to license@bofi.sc.gov.  Please review the NMLS website prior to contacting the Division.  

 

***NMLS and NMLS Consumer Access will be unavailable Wednesday, July 21,2021 8:00 p.m. ET through Monday, July 26, 2021 7:00 a.m. ET due to system updates.***

 

 

 

 

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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