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Posted byon July 19, 2012 at 3:40 PM EDT
Two years ago this week, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act -- the most significant set of financial reforms since the Great Depression.
Posted byon July 17, 2012 at 4:57 PM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today posted a list of consumer reporting companies – companies that collect information and write reports that could be used to decide if you will be able to get credit, insurance, or a job. Learn how you can find out what they are saying about you
Posted byon May 19, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the reforms to Wall Street that he put in place to protect consumers and make Wall Street play by the same set of rules -- and calls on lawmakers to finish implementing these reforms so that we can prevent excessive risk-taking and help create an economy that is built to last.
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 3:38 PM EDT
In Iowa, President Obama tells students, "You are the economy."
Posted byon April 3, 2012 at 2:07 PM EDT
The President’s approach to reducing our deficit is a balanced approach that asks the wealthiest to pay their fair share, achieves significant health savings and enacts sensible spending cuts while making the investments we need to have a strong middle class.
Posted byon March 30, 2012 at 3:20 PM EDT
State treasurers gather at the White House to discuss the economic recovery.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 3:20 PM EDT
A new interactive online tool from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau serves up easy to understand answers to more than 350 financial questions, primarily focused on credit cards and mortgages
Posted byon March 7, 2012 at 6:15 PM EDT
In his first news conference of this year, President Obama discusses: new steps to support homeowners and their families, the situation in Iran, and NATO's transition startegy.
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 4:38 PM EDT
A quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon February 9, 2012 at 4:49 PM EDT
The federal government and the attorneys general of 49 states announce an agreement with the nation’s five largest mortgage providers to help homeowners.