Good Funds in Vermont

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Wet or Dry Settlement



?Disbursement of loan funds? means the delivery of the loan funds by the lender to the settlement agent in one or more of the following forms: (A) cash; (B) wired funds or electronic transfer; (C) certified check; (D) checks issued by a governmental entity or instrumentality; (E) cashier?s check, or teller check or any transfer of funds by check or otherwise that is fully collected and unconditionally available to the settlement agent; (F) checks or other drafts issued by a state-chartered or federally-charted credit union; and (G) checks issued by an insurance company licensed in a state of Vermont. 9 VT Stat. Ann. 201(1).


The lender shall, at or before the loan closing, cause disbursement of loan funds to the settlement agent; however, in the case of a refinancing, or any other loan where a right of rescission applies but has not been exercised, the lender shall, prior to 2:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time of the first business day after the expiration of the rescission period required under the federal Truth-in-Lending Act (15 U.S.C. ? 1601 et seq.), cause disbursement of loan funds to the settlement agent. 9 VT Stat. Ann. 203(a).

Exceptions to Requirements