As a result of the recently signed CARES Act, many Americans received some financial relief in April through payments issued by the IRS. You may receive a prepaid debit card from the government with your economic impact payments, learn how to access this money and use your card without paying a fee.
The CFPB and the FTC are sharing three ways you can protect yourself and others from government imposter scams.
The CARES Act temporarily changes the rules for withdrawing from your retirement accounts. Learn more about how these changes might affect you and whether withdrawing from your retirement accounts makes sense for you.
This Military Appreciation Month we salute the service not only of active-duty servicemembers, activated National Guard and Reserve personnel, but also uniformed medical professionals from the U.S. Public Health Service called into action to fight COVID-19.
If you can’t pay your credit card bill because of the coronavirus pandemic, call your credit card company and ask about financial relief. We have tips on what to ask and what your options may be.
Recognize and prevent fraud and scams during the coronavirus pandemic.
What you need to know if you are thinking about using home equity to cover expenses during the coronavirus pandemic
The Bureau took steps to make it easier for consumers with urgent financial needs due to the coronavirus pandemic to access mortgage credit more quickly. If you are considering using home equity right now, it is important to understand what this means for you and look at all of your options to determine the best choice for your finances now, and in the future.
As Americans face financial uncertainty, financial coaching and financial counseling can play an important role in helping people make informed decisions. At the same time, financial practitioners are having to adapt to working remotely with their clients. We have tips to help you go virtual.
Federal, state, and local governments are taking action to protect renters. Learn more and take steps to manage your rental payments.
We are committed to protecting consumers through our enforcement work and will not hesitate to take public enforcement action when appropriate.