Check out our new classroom activities for middle school educators to use in helping their students develop the building blocks of youth financial capability.
CFPB releases report on background screening reports, with a focus on criminal background checks used in employment.
We have a wide range of Spanish-language tools and resources for consumers and service providers on topics ranging from planning a budget or opening an account, to buying a home or car.
Contamos con una amplia gama de recursos y herramientas para consumidores y proveedores de servicios, que cubren temas que van desde hacer un presupuesto o abrir una cuenta, hasta comprar un coche o una casa.
Saving for college is a long-term financial commitment, by consistently putting money away, you’ll feel the reward as you see it grow over time. Here are a few tips to stay motivated.
New report explores the relationship between Financial Well-Being and the contents of and engagement with credit reports
A joint study with Credit Karma explores the relationship between subjective Financial Well-Being (FWB) and objective credit characteristics and engagement with financial education tools. The report identifies credit report and engagement variables that are significantly related to a consumer’s FWB score, including credit score, credit limit, credit utilization, and the use of a credit simulator tool.
Read "But I’ve Used All of My Pocket Change" with your child and use our Parent Guide to talk about spending and self-control.
Read "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?" with your child and use our Parent Guide to talk about spending and setting priorities.
We’re now accepting applications for the Your Money, Your Goals 2020 cohort.
Read "Sally Jean, the
Bicycle Queen" with your child and use our Parent Guide to talk about how
skills, patience, and creativity can help you get what you really want.
When you have savings, you have more peace of mind. Whatever tomorrow brings, we have resources to bring you one step closer to achieving your personal savings goals and improving your financial future.
Read "Sam and the Lucky Money" with your child and use our Parent Guide to talk about how small amounts of money can make a big difference.
Read "Jingle Dancer" with your child and use our Parent Guide to talk about how small steps can help you reach a goal.
Paying down your debt is possible when you know what you owe and what you can do to repay it. Here are three steps to help you get out of debt.
Pagar su deuda es posible cuando usted conoce cuánto debe y sabe lo que tiene que hacer para cancelarla.
Those in the military community have a unique financial journey. Here we debunk five financial myths we commonly see in our work with servicemembers.
Al revisar sus hábitos de gastos diarios, usted puede identificar dónde reducirlos o descubrir servicios que paga, que no usa y que podría eliminar.
Break down your daily spending habits and identify areas where you can reduce your expenses.
Making and sticking to a budget is a key step towards getting a handle on your debt and planning for the future.
Hacer un presupuesto y luego mantenerse en él, es un paso clave para echarle mano a su deuda y planear para el futuro.
Fight zombies, time travel, and become a secret agent – this is not how your parents learned about money!
New report from the Department of Defense highlights the financial well-being of servicemembers.
We provide clear and consistent financial information for consumers with limited English skills.
Under the Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries (QMB) program, medical providers such as doctors, hospitals, and medical supply
companies aren’t allowed to bill enrollees for Medicare deductibles,
coinsurance, and copayments. If you get a wrongful bill, you don’t have to pay it. You have the right to a refund if you’ve already paid.
The Bureau is engaged in building the capacity of child savings programs by releasing four briefs geared toward institutions and communities interested in starting, or expanding child savings opportunities.