FICS' Next-Generation Commercial Servicer - Development Update

February 2, 2017

The next-generation Commercial Servicer using Microsoft's .NET framework... (Read More)

 

The FICS Users' Conference is Just Around the Corner!

January 18, 2017

Every April for the past 30 years, FICS has held its annual users' conference in early spring... (Read More)

 

Visit FICS in 2017!

January 1, 2017

A new year has begun, which means it's time to start packig our bags and hitting the conference and expo trail... (Read More)

 

A Look Back at 2016

December 1, 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, we wanted to take a step back and reflect... (Read More)

 

Lenders Looking to Automation to Help with Rising Production Costs

November 15, 2016

According to a survey conducted by Capsilon Corp. ... (Read More)

 

MBA Annual Convention and Expo 2016 Review

November 2, 2016

From October 23-26, 2016, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) held... (Read More)

 

New Features Added to Loan Producer 7.80 Release

October 18, 2016

There are some incredible new Loan Producer features coming... (Read More)

 

ACUMA 2016 Review: Interview with Bob Dorsa

October 3, 2016

From September 18 to September 21, 2016... (Read More)

 

Fannie Mae to Make Changes to Investor Reporting Requirements

September 15, 2016

There are changes coming next year and they may affect you... (Read More)

 

Why User Experience (UX) Matters

September 1, 2016

The phrase "user friendly" has inundated our culture... (Read More)

 

The Impact of HMDA and Fair Lending

August 2, 2016

Since the creation of the Dodd-Frank Act and its inception of the Consumer Federal Protection Bureau... (Read More)

 

The Rise in First-time Homebuyers

July 1, 2016

Homeownership for first-time buyers is becoming reality again, instead of the no-longer-achievable “American Dream.”.. (Read More)

 

Stay on Track of Your Loans with My Work List

June 15, 2016

When it comes to being productive, one of the tried-and-true methods recommended is to keep a list. Lists keep you organized, on track, and aware of your workload so... (Read More)

 

Take Control of Your Servicing

June 1, 2016

Residential servicing requires industry knowledge, accuracy, efficiency, and a good rapport with and the trust of your borrowers. Some institutions outsource their servicing operations, while others want to be hands-on and keep servicing in-house. The right choice depends on your servicing ... (Read More)

 

FICS® Celebrates 30 Years of Successful Users’ Conferences

April 25, 2016

Close your eyes. Now imagine a mortgage software conference where you’re able to discuss the impact of regulatory changes and updates to your origination or servicing ... (Read More)

 

One Commercial Servicing System, Many Types of Users

March 16, 2016

The importance of diversification when investing in financial markets is critical... (Read More)

 

Technology Levels the Playing Field: Automating Processes Makes a Difference

February 1, 2016

One key indicator of an organization's profitability is how efficiently it performs its day-to-day workflow... (Read More)

 

The 2016 Mortgage Origination and Servicing Conference Year Has Begun

January 15, 2016

Believe it or not, 2016 is already here, which means a full year of conferences ahead! Every year, FICS® attends many conferences all over the country showcasing the latest industry trends.  Believe it or not, 2016 is already here, which means a full year of conferences ahead! Every year, FICS® attends many conferences all over the country ... (Read More)


Year-End Reporting – Easy as 1-2-3

December 17, 2015

The end of the year is just around the corner. Most people think of holiday parties and New Year’s Eve soirees, but for those of us in the servicing industry – the close of 2015 means something else – Year-End Reporting. And now, the good news! Year-End doesn’t mean ... (Read More)


Why Customer Service Is So Important To FICS®

November 25, 2015

Even in today’s digital world, where many people communicate via a touchscreen or voice command, providing excellent customer service continues to be a key component to a business’ long-term success. Most business owners and employees are aware of this, but not all live up to this high standard. (Read More


FICS® to be an exhibitor at MBA’s Annual Convention & Expo 2015

October 15, 2015

Keeping up on the latest industry trends and expanding your network are all great reasons to attend MBA’s Annual Convention & Expo Oct. 18-21 in San Diego. Want to learn more about ... (Read More)


Document Services Integration:  Adhering to Industry Standards

October 5, 2015

The TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID) implementation date of October 3 has arrived, and with it, comes a vast number of changes across many interoperating software vendors. Being one of these vendors, FICS® knows that a lot of ... (Read More)


Why Mortgage Servicer® API Is So Important To Your Servicing Operation

July 15, 2015

In the simplest of terms, APIs (application programming interfaces) are sets of requirements that govern how one application can talk to another. This makes it possible for applications to ... (Read More)


When One Size Doesn’t Fit All

June 22, 2015

Finding technology products that meet your servicing needs has always been vital to succeed in the mortgage industry. With changes in industry regulations and borrowers’ demands, as well as ups and downs in the economy, servicers have had to ... (Read More)


Innovation, Compliance Preparation Highlight FICS’ 29th Annual User Conference

April 27, 2015

Financial Industry Computer Systems, Inc. (FICS®), a mortgage loan origination software, residential servicing software and commercial servicing software provider, hosted close to 300 lenders, servicers and industry partners at its 29th Annual Users’ Conference ... (Read More)


Tools of the Trade

April 13, 2015

Mortgage professionals today must consistently perform at a high level of efficiency to keep pace with their ever increasing workloads.  They face daily deadlines of reviewing documents, processing loan... (Read More)


The Benefits of ClickOnce Application Deployment

February 12, 2015

If your job description includes the task of administering and maintaining a large number of employee workstations, then you are familiar with the challenges involved with distributing software and ensuring it is kept up to date. Microsoft’s ClickOnce deployment technology is a great...(Read More)


The Benefits of Going Paperless

January 29, 2015

In recent years, the shift toward going paperless has been gaining momentum. Consumers have led the way, forcing businesses to comply. Even the mortgage industry, which traditionally... (Read More)


Helping Our Customers Meet Regulatory Mandates in Commercial Servicer®

December 16, 2014

In an industry where regulatory agencies frequently initiate reporting changes faster than your demanding servicing schedule will allow you to respond, FICS® offers pompt solutions to help you comply with these mandates. For instance, within Commercial Servicer®, we provide... (Read More)


On FICS’ Scalable Architecture

September 5, 2014

Did you know that horizontal scalability was one of the many benefits of FICS’ new application architecture?  In order to understand and fully appreciate the benefits of scalable architecture, it may help to explain the differences between the two generations of FICS’ residential origination and servicing software platforms. Loan Producer versions prior to 6.00... (Read More)


The Pursuit of Financial Security

August 15, 2014

What constitutes living the “American dream,” and how does one achieve it? A term first coined in 1931, the phrase can now be described in a multitude of ways depending on whose point of view it comes from. For some, living the American dream includes... (Read More)


Get to Know FICS

July 30, 2014

When Gainsville, Ga.-based Homestar Financial Corporation decided to launch a new in-house servicing department, flexibility and ease-of-use were... (Read More)


Is There an Exemption to the QM Rule?

July 1, 2014

In the months leading up to the January 2014 launch of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) new guidelines, planning was in full force.  Significant changes were coming... (Read More)


FICS Recognized as Top 50 Mortgage Service Provider

May 28, 2014

FICS is elated to have recently been named among the Top 50 Service Providers in the Summer 2014 issue of Mortgage Technology Magazine, for the fifth consecutive year!... (Read More)


The Importance of the Human Element

May 16, 2014

Automation has become routine. It is becoming increasingly more common for a digital answering service to substitute the responsibilities once managed by an individual, when the goal is to achieve... (Read More)


Mortgage Technology Innovation Leads the Way

May 6, 2014

FICS recently hosted its 28th Annual Users’ Conference, drawing close to 300 lenders, servicers and industry partners to Dallas for the three-day event.  FICS’ Annual Users’ Conference provides... (Read More)


Strategy for Success

April 23, 2014

From the perspective of both the borrower and the lender, the process of applying for a loan in today’s market can seem daunting.  On one hand, lenders now require paperwork... (Read More)


Get to Know FICS

April 1, 2014

FICS strives to maintain constant innovation with each of our mortgage technology offerings, those that utilize FICS’ comprehensive technology solutions experience much more! Broad system capabilities... (Read More)


FICS is in the News!

March 28, 2014

Have you heard?!  FICS was recently acknowledged on HousingWire’s inaugural HW TECH100 list for 2014!  Honored to receive such recognition, we invite you to learn more about FICS as... (Read More)


Campaign Functionality with FICS' Xcluso

March 12, 2014

It is a well known fact within a dynamically changing environment, such as the mortgage industry, that each and every prospect is different. Today’s loan originator is well aware that... (Read More)


Get to Know FICS

February 28, 2014

How much do you know about FICS?  We actively participate in Press Releases, Case Studies and Articles, because they serve as a great opportunity to discover how our current customers... (Read More)


The FICS Web Log arrives February 16th!

February 16, 2014

We are thrilled to welcome you to the FICS Web Log!  Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, FICS specializes in providing flexible and comprehensive mortgage technology solutions to... (Read More)

Believe it or not, 2016 is already here, which means a full year of conferences ahead! Every year, FICS® attends many conferences all over the country showcasing the latest industry trends.

A Look Back at 2016

December 1, 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, we wanted to take a step back and reflect... (Read More)

 

A Look Back at 2016

December 1, 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, we wanted to take a step back and reflect... (Read More)

Visit FICS in 2017!

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