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Consumer Data Industry Association (CDIA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CDIA is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1937. As of 2019 they had $5.2 million in revenue and $3.9 million in assets.

CDIA's mission is to provide high value services that will enable consumer credit, mortgage, and other specialized reporting services and consumer collection services to operate successfully and serve the needs of consumers, business, and government.

(202) 371-0910
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Program areas at CDIA

Government relations, regulatory affairs & judicial representation: to serve as the Industry's primary spokesperson on all legislative and regulatory matters (federal/state/local). To represent the Industry's interests in relevant judicial matters. To keep members informed of changes in laws or regulations that may affect them.

Education services: to provide its members and their customers with best-in-class training programs (e.g., in-person workshops, webinars, teleseminars, online distance learning programs) which encourage accurate Data reporting, knowledge of laws, regulations, and legal opinions which affect the flow of Data used for risk and other decisions.

Public relationscommunicationsresearchst... to encourage the understanding of the positive economic and public safety benefits of the use of Consumer Data for risk decisions by media, Consumer interest groups, legislators, regulators and the general public. To conduct directly or sponsor third-party research, Consumer opinion polls, etc., that inform the dialogue regarding the importance of ensuring that Consumer Data can be used for risk decisions. To sponsor ongoing member discussions and to participate in other inter-industry/international discussions of technical standards regarding how Data is managed or general principles regarding Industry best practices.

Form 990s for CDIA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 29, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 25, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 7, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Jul 28, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CDIA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$5,192,493
Investment income and dividends$45,460
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$309
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$5,238,262

Vendors for CDIA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-04
███████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-29
█████████ ███ ███████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$406,1762018-12-01
████ ███████ ███Strat Legis Advisor$150,0002018-12-01
█████████ ██████████State Lobbying$102,2182018-12-01
██████ ████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$118,3012018-12-01
███████ ████ ██████████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$110,0002018-12-01

Personnel at CDIA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Francis CreightonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$459,270Sept. 24, 2020
Eric J. EllmanSenior Vice President - Pub Policy and Legal Aff$258,264Sept. 24, 2020
█████ █████ ███████Vice President - Education Services$123,756Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Finance-Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ██ ███Manager of Government Relations$169,171Sept. 24, 2020
█████████ ██████Past Director of Finance$152,808Dec. 31, 2018

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPRA)501(c)(6)$4.5 millionWashington, DC
2American Resorts Development Association (ARDA)501(c)(6)$9.5 millionWashington, DC
3Defense Security Information Exchange (DSIE)501(c)(6)$2.0 millionWashington, DC
4National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA)501(c)(6)$2.3 millionWashington, DC
5Reinsurance Association of America (RAA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
6Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA)501(c)(6)$3.5 millionWashington, DC
7Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA)501(c)(6)$13 millionWashington, DC
8National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC)501(c)(6)$5.7 millionWashington, DC
9Retail and Hospitality Isac501(c)(6)$3.1 millionWashington, DC
10Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA)501(c)(6)$3.9 millionWashington, DC
11Electronic Transactions Association (ETA)501(c)(6)$7.7 millionWashington, DC
12Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
13National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL)501(c)(6)$2.7 millionWashington, DC
14Amac-Trade (AMAC)501(c)(6)$1.7 millionWashington, DC
15Animal Health Institute (AHI)501(c)(6)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
16Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA)501(c)(6)$2.5 millionWashington, DC
17National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO)501(c)(6)$2.4 millionWashington, DC
18Institute of Makers of Explosives (IME)501(c)(6)$2.5 millionWashington, DC
19Surety and Fidelity Association of America (SFAA)501(c)(6)$5.1 millionWashington, DC
20FINANCIAL Service Centers of America (FiSCA)501(c)(6)$1.9 millionWashington, DC
21National Association for Fixed Annuities501(c)(6)$1.3 millionWashington, DC
22Insights Association (MRA)501(c)(6)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
23The Council (DISCUS)501(c)(6)$15 millionWashington, DC
24American Insurance Association501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
25United States Telecom Association (USTelecom)501(c)(6)$13 millionWashington, DC