Learn about steps you can take to protect caregivers from nursing homes and debt collectors who may be billing and suing caregivers for residents’ cost of care based on illegal admission contracts.
Usted puede ayudar a cuidadores a descubrir tácticas ilegales de cobranzas de deudas con hogares de cuidado
Sepa qué pasos dar para proteger a cuidadores de hogares de cuidados y cobradores que podrían estar facturándoles y demandándoles por costos de cuidados a residentes, basándose en contratos de admisión ilegales
The Ombudsman’s Office annual report, which the Ombudsman delivered to the Director, is available today on our webpage.
Esta semana hemos alcanzado los tres millones de quejas contenidas en nuestra base de datos pública. Esta acumulación de quejas representa 10 años de trabajo compartiendo las experiencias de los consumidores, para aumentar así nuestra transparencia y crear responsabilidades frente al público al clarificar los problemas que enfrentan los consumidores.
Estamos buscando más información del público sobre las plataformas de pago de las compañías “big tech”
Hoy, hemos anunciado la reapertura por 30 días del plazo para recibir comentarios del público y hemos agregado nuevas preguntas, sobre las plataformas de pago de las compañías “big tech.”
Last week, we published the three millionth complaint on the CFPB complaint database. This accumulation of complaints represents ten years of sharing consumers’ experiences to increase transparency and create accountability to the public by clarifying the problems consumers face.
People who were charged illegal fees by Howard Law, P.C. for seeking debt relief may receive compensation from the CFPB.
Las personas a quienes Howard Law, P.C. cobró tarifas ilegales por alivio de deudas, podrían recibir compensación a través de nosotros en la CFPB.
Una vez que usted haya atendido sus necesidades más urgentes, hay pasos que puede seguir para asegurar sus finanzas personales luego de los huracanes Fiona e Ian.
Once you have addressed your most urgent needs, there are steps to secure your finances after Hurricanes Fiona and Ian.
People who were falsely threatened with legal action by the debt collector will receive compensation from the CFPB’s Civil Penalty Fund.
If you used U.S. Equity Advantage’s auto loan Payment Accelerator Program, a check may be on the way
More than 120,000 consumers will receive checks in the mail after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s enforcement action against USEA for its misleading practices.
We’ve heard from people, specifically older adults, who were defrauded thousands of dollars by scammers claiming to be contacting them from the CFPB. The CFPB will NEVER call you to confirm that you have won a lottery, sweepstakes, class-action lawsuit, or ask you to pay fees or taxes.
Esta semana confirmamos que hay estafadores usando nombres e imágenes de nuestros empleados para robar su dinero. Escuchamos de la gente, específicamente adultos mayores, quienes perdieron miles de dólares por estafadores haciéndose pasar por nosotros en el CFPB.
Servicemembers face unique challenges in the financial marketplace. The CFPB is working to protect servicemembers and military families from costly auto loans and wrongful repossessions.
Congress has charged the CFPB with ensuring that markets for consumer financial products are competitive. Over the last year, the CFPB has taken a number of steps to promote competition in our markets.
Companies located outside military bases sometimes target servicemembers with costly loans and expensive contracts. They also capitalize on the military’s unique payment system.
The U.S. Department of Education announced the cancellation of $5.8 billion in federal student loans for 560,000 individuals who borrowed to attend schools owned by Corinthian Colleges, the for-profit college conglomerate that is now defunct.
When you dispute credit information with your bank or other furnisher, you should get a clear and understandable response stating a result.
Our research shows that credit card companies are suppressing data and information on exact payment amounts repaid by borrowers. A new letter to the CEOs seeks to find out why.
The Education Department is making important fixes to income-driven repayment this year. These fixes will help borrowers reach loan forgiveness sooner. Borrowers with Commercial FFELP loans must consolidate your loans in order to benefit from these changes.
At the CFPB, we are committed to delivering trustworthy, impartial, accurate and timely information to the people we serve. To maintain this commitment we provide clear, impartial answers to hundreds of financial questions on Ask CFPB. Ask CFPB offers information you can use to make more informed choices about your money. Ask CFPB helps more than 6 million people do so each year and has helped more than 43 million lifetime users.
Durante el Mes Nacional del Adulto Mayor, el CFPB y la FTC se han asociado para juntos, educar a los adultos mayores y sus familias sobre qué hacer, y dónde reportar estafas y fraude.
During Older Americans Month, the CFPB and FTC are partnering together to educate older adults and their families on what to do and where to report scams and fraud.
Millions of students seek postsecondary degrees in the hope that advancing their education will lead to better job opportunities, higher earnings, and greater economic security for themselves and their families. But many institutions of higher education are precluding students from making professional and educational gains by withholding their official transcripts to collect education-related debts.