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Connect with the Bureau

At the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, our central mission is to make markets for consumer financial products and services work for you – whether you’re applying for a mortgage, choosing among credit cards, or using any number of other consumer financial products.

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Tell us your story, good or bad, about your experience with consumer financial products.

Know Before You Owe

We developed a shorter, simpler credit card agreement. This optional prototype spells out the terms consumers need. We believe our approach will help consumers better understand their credit card agreements. Tell us what you think of it.

We’re also working to make it easier to understand your mortgage documents and student loan offers that families receive from schools.