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Company: Woodforest National Bank
Current Parent CompanyWoodforest National Bank
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Penalty: $33,000,000
Year: 2010
Date: October 7, 2010
Offense Group: financial offenses
Primary Offense: banking violation
Mega-ScandalOverdraft Fees
Violation Description: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency entered into a settlement with Woodforest National Bank, The Woodlands, Texas, requiring the bank to pay approximately $32 million in reimbursement to consumers who were harmed by the bank's overdraft program. The settlement also required the bank to pay a Civil Money Penalty of $1 million to the U.S. Treasury.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Facility State: Texas
Facility City: The Woodlands
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Texas
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: employee-owned
Major Industry of Current Parent: financial services
Specific Industry of Current Parent: banking
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