Opening Deposit Accounts for High Risk Customers: CIP, CDD & Risk
This A to Z approach to handling high risk customers provides step-by-step opening procedures for each and questions to ask to ensure compliance with BSA examination procedures.

This is an A to Z approach to handling high risk customers and the opening procedures for each. You will receive step-by-step sample procedures and questions to ask high risk customers.

You will also get an excel spreadsheet to assign risk for the customer based on transactions, geography and type of high risk customer and account. This is a practical and useful program for those of you who need to develop the account opening procedures from the ground up and comply with BSA examination procedures.


  • What is a “high” risk customer?
  • Opening procedures and guidance’s on:
    • Third party payment processors
    • Pay day lenders
    • Casinos
    • Money service businesses
    • Marijuana related businesses
    • Nonresident aliens and politically exposed people
    • Nongovernment organizations
    • Professional service providers
    • Privately held ATM service providers
    • And more
  • How to ask questions and gather documentation to establish risk
  • Use an excel spreadsheet as a tool
  • Sample set up procedures for these accounts
  • Risk rating the high risk customer for monitoring purposes


New Accounts representatives, branch managers, personal bankers, private banking, BSA Staff, compliance, risk management and security.


Deborah Crawford is the President of Gettechnical Inc, a firm, specializing in the education of financial institutions across the nation. Her 27+ years of experience began at Hibernia National Bank in New Orleans. Debbie specializes in the education of financial institution employees and officers in the area of deposit account laws, new account documentation, insurance, compliance regulations and IRAs.

Credit Information

Institute of Certified Bankers: Visit http://www.icbmembers.org/login.aspx for instructions regarding self-reporting. Estimated credits: 2 hours/session


Live Webinar:

Member price: $275.00 | Non member price $550.00

On-Demand Webinar

Member price: $295.00 | Non member price $560.00


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