If you’ve hit a financial rough spot (and think you might miss a credit card payment) contact your creditor as soon as possible. Most will work with you to find a repayment plan that suits your current situation.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Releases Report on 2018 Administration of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released the annual report to Congress on the administration of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).
A recent law provides additional protections for servicemembers affecting VA refinances, medical debt on credit reports, credit monitoring, and stays on foreclosure. Here’s what to look for in the new laws and when they go into effect.
Payday Lender Failed to Prevent Overcharges, Made Harassing Collection Calls to Borrowers’ References, Must Pay $100,000 Fine
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today announced a settlement with Enova International, Inc., an online consumer lender based in Chicago, Illinois.
Five federal financial institutions regulators and state regulators encourage financial institutions to work with consumers affected by the federal government shutdown.
You can start to take control of your debt in six easy steps.
Cash Express Made Misleading Representations to Consumers and Improperly Seized Money From Check-Cashing Transactions
Learn how to spot the warning signs of debt collection scams and ways to protect yourself.
Learn more about how debt collection works or identify steps that you can take to address your own situation.