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Sales Finance Companies - Financial Regulation

A Sales Finance company engages in, whether by purchase, discount, pledge, loan, or otherwise, the business of acquiring, investing in, or lending money or credit on the security of any interest in an installment sale agreement or retail credit account.

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Laws and Rules

Applicants and licensees are expected to be knowledgeable about and in compliance with the Maryland law governing sales finance companies, and any other applicable State or Federal statutes and regulations. Maryland rules and regulations can be found by accessing the Code of Maryland Unannotated and Rules (Public Access) and Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR).

Note: To access the Maryland Code Annotated, from the link below, select the "Maryland Code" folder, then select the individual folders or links provided to delve into the volumes, chapters, and/or sections of the publication.

Maryland Code Annotated, Financial Institutions § 11-401 et seq. (Sales Financing Companies-Licensing Provisions)