Vendor Surf Blog

Industry & Academia Discuss the Way Forward

A Premier Event (not to be missed) From Tata Consultancy Services TCS has been hosting “TCS Forums” - a series of webinars with eminent industry leaders to understand their perspectives on the trends and...

Innovative Solutions for Lenders, Servicers & Secondary Markets

June 23, 2021 —Today we proudly announce two sensational additions to the Vendor Surf search engine platform. Enjoying our fourth year of operations, and boasting nearly 800 vendor listings across 65...

Mortgage Vendor Search Engine Adds Key Outsourcer

March 9, 2021 — Today we are pleased to welcome a Plano, TX, vendor partner to the Vendor Surf platform... Orchestrate Mortgage and Title Solutions. Orchestrate spans eight different vendor categories on our...

MSAs — Easily Stay on the Right Side of RESPA

February 2, 2021 — Marketing Services Agreements (MSAs) always seem to be shrouded by confusion and misunderstanding. However, in our humble opinion, the rules are very straightforward and they are a...

New Year — New Vendor Options to Celebrate a BOOMing 2021

January 7, 2021  — Happy to announce we celebrated our third anniversary last month, ending the year with records all across the board… ✅ Vendor Sign-ups ✅ Searcher Visitors ✅ # Page views  

WEBINAR: How to Stay Compliant — Marketing Services Agreements (MSAs)

October 14, 2020 — Fact is, we don't sponsor many webinars.  This one is a noteworthy exception, especially with the recent CFPB update on Marketing Services Agreements (MSAs). AcuAuditor is an automated...

Chatbots vs. Virtual Assistants: Differences — and how they help

October 15, 2020 — Many of us have gotten comfortable throwing around terms like: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Chatbots, Virtual Assistant and similar.  For many, we talk about them more than...

MISMO's RON Certification - What You Need to Know

September 16, 2020 — We recently sat down with Jonathan Kearns at MISMO to learn more about two things: Their new Remote Online Notarization Certification program MISMO's evolution to go beyond just a 'data'...

Loan Officers — High Visibility LOW Effort; Set It & Forget It

September 1, 2020 — While 2020 has been odd and unpredictable on many levels, we continue to see a steady flow of vendors and tools that help overcome some pain points.  To borrow from the legendary Ronco...

Big Data Done Right; And Shifting Compliance Monitoring Needs

August 19, 2020 — One of the biggest revolutionary changes in the end-to-end mortgage and credit union space right now is the convergence of Big Data and multiple new technologies to help mine it –...