I want to thank everyone here for your continued work to make a difference in the financial lives of consumers. As we recognize America Saves Week and Military Saves Week, it is notable that the Commission is gathered here today to discuss youth savings accounts. The release of this guidance will help young people all across the country to become more actively engaged in their own financial lives.
Good afternoon. It is an honor to be here today alongside some stalwart champions of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. We are all here today to show our support for the crucial work that Labor Secretary Tom Perez and his team are doing to protect consumers by bringing more transparency to the complex world of […]
Thank you, General Hood. As a former attorney general myself, I have made it a point to come here every year, and I am glad to be back for the fourth year running. I know there are many new faces in the audience, and I look forward to working with all of you on matters […]
Thank you for joining us as we meet with our Consumer Advisory Board. We always look forward to this dialogue, as the members share with us their perspective, their expertise, and their actual experience on the ground. We are all here because we care deeply about how people are being treated in the consumer financial […]
Hello and thank you for taking time to join NCUA’s webinar today. I would like to personally thank Chairman Matz for allowing the Bureau the opportunity to speak to you directly and hear your experience with our work, most especially our mortgage rules. I want to start by thanking all of you for your help […]
Thank you all for joining us here today. We all agree that consumers need both a safe, transparent financial marketplace and the capability to navigate that marketplace effectively.
In the past few years, we have been working through the residue of the financial crisis. During that crisis, millions lost their jobs, millions lost their homes, and almost everyone lost part of their life savings. As we emerge from those tough times, it is even more essential that we empower people to take more control over their economic lives. Both consumers and industry will benefit if we can do more to achieve that outcome.