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Posted byon March 6, 2013 at 4:25 PM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has developed a suite of tools to help students manage college debt and improve their financial literacy.
Posted byon March 5, 2013 at 12:03 PM EDT
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, the CFPB lays out the steps to submitting a credit card complaint.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau offers tips to help servicemembers avoid buyer's remorse when making big financial decisions.
Posted byon January 25, 2013 at 6:12 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon January 24, 2013 at 5:45 PM EDT
President Obama renominates Richard Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Posted byon January 24, 2013 at 4:57 PM EDT
As a U.S. Attorney, White specialized in investigating and prosecuting large scale white collar crimes and complex securities and financial institution fraud, and won convinctions against the terrorists responsible for bombing the World Trade Center and American embassies in Africa.
Posted byon January 10, 2013 at 1:13 PM EDT
The Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau explains the new Ability-to-Repay rule for mortgages. To put it simply: lenders should not set up consumers to fail.
Posted byon October 27, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama highlights the work of the new independent consumer watchdog he fought to create.
Posted byon July 23, 2012 at 12:38 PM EDT
As a result of enforcement action by the CFPB, Capital One Bank must refund $140 million to 2 million customers who were pressured or misled into paying for “add-on products” such as payment protection and credit monitoring when they activated their credit cards.
Posted byon July 21, 2012 at 3:06 PM EDT
Two years ago today, President Obama signed into law Wall Street reform that put in place smarter, tougher, commonsense rules of the road and the strongest consumer protections in history.