For the purposes of this chapter—
The term "account" means any account intended for use by and generally used by consumers primarily for personal, family, or household purposes that is offered by a depository institution into which a consumer deposits funds, including demand accounts, time accounts, negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, and share draft accounts.
(2) Annual percentage yield
The term "annual percentage yield" means the total amount of interest that would be received on a $100 deposit, based on the annual rate of simple interest and the frequency of compounding for a 365-day period, expressed as a percentage calculated by a method which shall be prescribed by the Bureau in regulations.
(3) Annual rate of simple interest
The term "annual rate of simple interest"—
(A) means the annualized rate of interest paid with respect to each compounding period, expressed as a percentage; and
(B) may be referred to as the "annual percentage rate".
The term "Bureau" means the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
(5) Deposit broker
The term "deposit broker"—
(A) has the meaning given to such term in section 1831f(f)(1) 1 of this title; and
(B) includes any person who solicits any amount from any other person for deposit in an insured depository institution.
(6) Depository institution
The term "depository institution" has the meaning given such term in clauses (i) through (vi) of section 461(b)(1)(A) of this title, but does not include any nonautomated credit union that was not required to comply with the requirements of this chapter 1 as of September 30, 1996, pursuant to the determination of the National Credit Union Administration Bureau.2
The term "interest" includes dividends paid with respect to share draft accounts which are accounts within the meaning of paragraph (3).
(8) Multiple rate account
The term "multiple rate account" means any account that has 2 or more annual rates of simple interest which take effect at the same time or in succeeding periods and which are known at the time of disclosure.
REFERENCES IN TEXT Section 1831f(f)(1) of this title, referred to in par. (5)(A), was redesignated section 1831f(g)(1) of this title by Pub. L. 102–242, title III, §301(a)(4), Dec. 19, 1991, 105 Stat. 2344. This chapter, referred to in par. (6), was in the original "this title", and was translated as meaning "this subtitle", which is subtitle F of title II of Pub. L. 102–242, Dec. 19, 1991, 105 Stat. 2334, which enacted this chapter, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.AMENDMENTS 2010—Pub. L. 111–203, §1100B(1), substituted "Bureau" for "Board" wherever appearing. Par. (4). Pub. L. 111–203, §1100B(4), added par. (4) and struck out former par. (4). Prior to amendment, text read as follows: "The term ‘Board’ means the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System." 1996—Par. (6). Pub. L. 104–208 inserted before period at end ", but does not include any nonautomated credit union that was not required to comply with the requirements of this chapter as of September 30, 1996, pursuant to the determination of the National Credit Union Administration Board". 1994—Par. (1). Pub. L. 103–325 amended par. (1) generally. Prior to amendment, par. (1) read as follows: "The term ‘account’ means any account offered to 1 or more individuals or an unincorporated nonbusiness association of individuals by a depository institution into which a customer deposits funds, including demand accounts, time accounts, negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, and share draft accounts." 1992—Pub. L. 102–550 made technical amendment to reference to "this chapter" in introductory provisions to reflect correction of corresponding provision of original act.EFFECTIVE DATE OF 2010 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 111–203 effective on the designated transfer date, see section 1100H of Pub. L. 111–203, set out as a note under section 552a of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1992 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 102–550 effective as if included in the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act of 1991, Pub. L. 102–242, as of Dec. 19, 1991, see section 1609(a) of Pub. L. 102–550, set out as a note under section 191 of this title.
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