The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) today released its biennial report on the state of the credit card market.
Taking time to plan ahead before the holidays is one way to manage your holiday spending and stay on track.
CFPB sends letters to financial institution CEO’s encouraging more consumer control over payment methods
Last week, Director Cordray sent a letter to the CEO’s of several banks, credit unions, and financial companies encouraging them to enable consumers to exert greater control over their credit cards, debit cards, and other payment methods.
Many people fall behind because they can’t afford to make monthly debt payments on top of their daily living expenses. You’re not alone. Here are some steps to help you get a handle on debt.
CFPB Supervision Recovers $14 Million in First Half of 2017 for Over 100,000 Consumers Harmed by Illegal Practices
Bureau Supervision Requires Some Companies to Change Practices to Prevent Future Violations
CFPB Announces Annual Dollar Thresholds in Truth in Lending Act Regulations for Certain Credit Transactions
Adjustments Based on Annual Percentage Change in Consumer Price Index
CFPB and American Express Reach Resolution to Address Discriminatory Card Terms in Puerto Rico and U.S. Territories
Consumers Harmed By Inferior Card Terms, Including Higher Interest Rates, Stricter Credit Cutoffs, and Less Debt Forgiveness, Receive Over $95 Million in Redress
Our recent report discusses the most common financial complaints reported by consumers across the 50 states and D.C.
Understand the key differences between two types of credit card financing promotions, and how to tell them apart.
We recently published our Consumer Response Annual Report, which provides an overview of the complaints we received in 2016.