We’re the CFPB
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a U.S. government agency that makes sure banks, lenders, and other financial companies treat you fairly.
Whether you want to put money aside for unexpected expenses or make a plan to save for your future goals, we have resources that can help.
We have reached a settlement agreement with Equifax in connection with the 2017 data breach. Check to see if you were impacted, and if you were, find out more about the benefits and payments you may be able to claim.
Submit a complaint
Can’t fix a problem with a financial product or service? Submit a complaint. We’ll work to get you a response from the company.
Get answers to money questions
Financial matters can be complicated. Get the facts you need to make choices about money, credit scores, mortgages, and more.
Reach your financial goals
For the big financial decisions in your life, we offer free tools and resources to help you reach your goals.
Standing up for you
We hold companies accountable for illegal practices
$13.2 billion in relief
to consumers from our enforcement actions
35 million+ consumers
will receive relief because of our actions
We listen to consumers and make their voices heard
1.9 million+ complaints
we’ve handled from consumers
97% of consumers
get timely replies when we send their complaints to companies