During the pandemic, we’re doing more online. Scammers are preying on this by offering phony tech support services. Learn how to spot, avoid, and report tech support scams.
Durante la pandemia, pasamos más tiempo conectados en línea, por ello debe estar alerta con estafadores quienes ofrecen asistencia técnica fraudulenta. Tome consejos del CFPB sobre cómo descubrir, evitar y reportar una estafa.
A new law provides relief for renters and extends the CDC’s Order to protect many people who can’t pay their rent from eviction through January 31, 2021.
Some homeowners struggling to pay their mortgage now have a little extra time to seek help.
As a result of the economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, scammers may be targeting older homeowners through reverse mortgage schemes. Learn how to spot and avoid these reverse mortgage scams.
CFPB’s Section for Students and Young Consumers released new podcast episodes. Subscribe today.
The CFPB Ombudsman’s Office shares its FY2020 Annual Report.
Learn tips financial caregivers can use to help family and friends avoid cyber scams and protect their finances over the holidays.
Sepa consejos financieros que los cuidadores pueden usar para ayudar a sus familiares y amigos a evitar las cíberestafas, y a proteger sus finanzas durante las fiestas.
GI Bill education benefits are not unlimited, so make sure you have a plan to use them wisely. The Department of Veterans Affairs’ GI Bill Comparison Tool, the Department of Education’s College Scorecard website, and the CFPB’s Your Financial Path to Graduation Tool can help.
Homeowners who are struggling to make mortgage payments because of a COVID-19 related hardship, or who got a mortgage forbearance that is coming to an end, should talk to their mortgage servicer or a HUD-approved housing counselor about options and next steps.
This blog highlights National Veterans and Military Families Month and the resources, releases, and collaboration CFPB/Office of Servicemember Affairs (OSA) are conducting during the month to support military consumer education, protection and empowerment.
We have announced a final rule on the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), which clarifies how debt collectors can communicate with consumers. Here are several things you should know.
Do you know or work with someone who doesn’t typically file taxes? They may be eligible for Economic Impact Payments (EIP). Help those you serve claim their money with a new guide and resources from the CFPB.
This October 8th is Annual Ombuds Day, meant to increase awareness and help educate about the ombudsman profession.
Three ways to protect yourself and your loved ones online.
Thinking about tomorrow? A brighter financial future is within reach. Take the first step and add to your emergency savings today.
Scammers take advantage of people during stressful times. Protect yourself and loved ones by learning the warning signs of disaster-related scams and sharing new CFPB placemats and related handouts.
Aquellos consumidores con limitado manejo del inglés enfrentan retos únicos para conocer y acceder a servicios financieros. Mire nuestro webinar para que sepa cómo el CFPB está trabajando para lograr que sus recursos sean accesibles para todos.
This fall, wherever you are and however you teach, these activities and tools can help build financial skills in children and young adults.