We’re releasing a report about consumers’ experiences with overdraft programs. Many of the people we spoke with were surprised about overdraft fees. Take control of your checking account with our tips and guides.
Over the last few years, many credit card and other companies have begun to offer consumers free access to their credit scores. We are updating this list to build consumer awareness of this service and highlight positive efforts by the industry to expand access to free credit scores.
CFPB and our Office of Servicemembers Affairs are honored to recognize our nation’s servicemembers, veterans, and their families this Veterans Day.
Complaints show military families and non-military families have different experiences in the financial marketplace
This month's 50-state report shows that servicemembers are more likely to submit complaints about some financial products compared to non-servicemembers, such as debt collection, but are less likely than non-servicemembers to submit complaints about other products, such as mortgages. Overall the report shows that servicemembers may face different problems in the financial marketplace than non-servicemembers.
CFPB Director Richard Cordray has published a response to recent criticisms of the Bureau’s arbitration rule, which stops consumer finance companies from using arbitration agreements to block consumers from joining together to seek relief for industry wrongdoing.
We are launching a research pilot in collaboration with Credit Karma to improve understanding of consumer financial well-being.
OIder borrowers across the United States are increasingly affected by student loan debt, according to our research.
As financial coaching programs continue to develop across the country, the CFPB continues to work with partners to advance the field and ultimately help people reach their financial goals and improve their lives.
According to a new CFPB report, at-risk student loan borrowers are struggling with repayment, even with options to help them available.
In order to make overdraft disclosure more straightforward, we’ve created four possible designs for a new disclosure form.