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Category: Report Disclosure of Time-Barred Debt and Revival: Findings from the CFPB’s Quantitative Disclosure Testing
Category: Report Quantitative Survey Testing of Model Disclosure Clauses and Forms for Debt Collection: Methodology Report
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Time-Barred Debt Disclosures
Category: Press release CFPB to Host Symposium on February 26
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, South Carolina, and Arkansas File Suit Against Brokers of High-Interest Credit Offers
Category: Blog Five ways to recognize a Social Security scam
Category: Blog Cinco formas de reconocer una estafa con su Seguro Social
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights, Issue No. 21 (Winter 2020)
Category: Blog Worried about making your auto loan payments? Your lender may have options that can help
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Kathleen L. Kraninger before the House Committee on Financial Services
Category: Speech Statement of Director Kraninger before House Financial Services Committee
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles Lawsuit Against Think Finance Entities
Category: Press release Read Out of CFPB Inaugural Joint Office Hours in Salt Lake City
Category: Report Semi-Annual Report Fall 2019
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and U.S. Department of Education Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Better Serve Student Loan Borrowers
Category: Blog Know your data: Our updated list of reporting companies
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Additions to Executive Team
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Action Against Citizens Bank, N.A.
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Policy Regarding Prohibition on Abusive Acts of Practices
Category: Blog Small business lending and the Great Recession
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Additional Member of Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law
Category: Report Data Point: Small Business Lending and the Great Recession
Category: Blog We are accepting applications for our Advisory Committees
Category: Report 2019 BCFP Annual Employee Survey Results
Category: Blog CFPB hosts savings summit to find opportunities to help people save
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues No-Action Letter to Facilitate Housing Counseling Services for Prospective Home Buyers
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Action Against Monster Loans, Lend Tech Loans, and Student-Loan Debt-Relief Companies
Category: Press release CFPB, Utah's Attorney General Announce Inaugural Joint Office Hours in Salt Lake City
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Membership of Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law
Category: Blog Read our 2019 College Credit Card Report
Category: Report 2019 College credit card agreements
Category: Report 2019 Financial Literacy Annual Report
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Financial Literacy Annual Report
Category: Report State of Bureau Websites and Digital Services
Category: Report Annual Report on the TILA, EFTA, and CARD Act
Category: Report Quarterly Consumer Credit Trends: Public records, credit scores, and credit performance
Category: Blog A new retrospective on the removal of public records
Category: Blog Seis consejos a tener en cuenta cuando le ofrezcan la tarjeta de crédito de una tienda
Category: Speech Director Kraninger's Remarks Before the National Association of Attorneys General Capital Forum
Category: Press release Kraninger Marks First Year as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights Consumer Reporting Special Edition, Issue No. 20 (Fall 2019)
Category: Blog Six tips to consider when you’re offered a retail store credit card
Category: Blog Shopping for a prepaid card with new disclosures
Category: Blog CFPB Ombudsman’s Office 2019 Annual Report
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Remittance Rule
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Panels for CFPB-FTC Workshop on Accuracy in Consumer Reporting
Category: Press release Federal Regulators Issue Joint Statement on the Use of Alternative Data in Credit Underwriting
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles with Military Travel Lender and Servicer
Category: Report Data Point: Borrower Experiences on Income-Driven Repayment
Category: Blog New report shows how student loan borrowers fare on Income-Driven Repayment Plans
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles with Employment Background Screening Company
Category: Speech Director Kraninger's Remarks at TCH-BPI Conference
Category: Report Data Point: Servicer Size in the Mortgage Market
Category: Press release CFPB Releases New Report Exploring Differences between Large and Small Mortgage Servicers
Category: Blog How to tell the difference between a legitimate debt collector and scammers
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to Assess Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule
Category: Blog Fall 2019 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Financial report fiscal year 2019
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Interpretitive Rule on Screening and Training Requirements for Mortgage Loan Originators
Category: Report Financial well-being by state
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Financial Well-Being Report with State-by-State Comparisons
Category: Speech Director Kraninger's Speech at CFPB Symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act
Category: Press release Agencies Announce Dollar Thresholds in Regulations Z and M for Exempt Consumer Credit and Lease Transactions
Category: Press release Agencies Announce Threshold for Smaller Loan Exemption from Appraisal Requirements for Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Action Against Student Loan Debt Relief Operation
Category: Blog What international data tells us about youth financial literacy
Category: Blog Get money smart. 25 tips to improve your financial well-being
Category: Press release CFPB to Host Symposium on November 6
Category: Blog Sea inteligente con su dinero. Le damos 25 consejos para que mejore su bienestar financiero
Category: Blog Tax time is an opportunity to Start Small and Save Up
Category: Report Tax Time: An opportunity to Start Small and Save Up
Category: Blog You might have heard that LIBOR is going away. Here’s what you need to know about LIBOR and adjustable-rate loans.
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Kathleen L. Kraninger before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Category: Blog New classroom resources available for middle school educators to teach financial literacy
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Kathleen L. Kraninger, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Before the House Committee on Financial Services
Category: Report Measuring Youth Financial Capability
Category: Testimony Remarks by Director Kathleen Kraninger before House Financial Services Committee
Category: Press release CFPB Private Education Loan Ombudsman Issues 2019 Annual Report
Category: Report Program for International Student Assessment (PISA): Financial Literacy Brief
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Final HMDA Rule to Provide Relief to Smaller Institutions
Category: Blog The CFPB Ombudsman’s Office celebrates the 2nd Annual Ombuds Day
Category: Report Semi-Annual Report Spring 2019
Category: Report Market Snapshot: Background Screening Reports
Category: Blog Applying for a job? It’s important to know what goes into your background screening reports
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Advisory Committee Members
Category: Blog ¿Habla usted español? Échele un vistazo a nuestros recursos y herramientas en su idioma
Category: Blog Do you speak Spanish? Check out our Spanish-language resources and financial tools
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and South Carolina File Suit against brokers of High-Interest Credit Offers
Category: Report Quarterly Consumer Credit Trends: Consumer Bankruptcy, BAPCPA, and the Great Recession
Category: Press release CFPB Announces Additions to Executive Team
Category: Blog New report explores trends in consumer bankruptcy
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Files Suit Against Fair Collections & Outsourcing and Michael E. Sobota
Category: Blog Need to save up for college? Stay motivated with these three tips
Category: Press release CFPB and FTC to Host December Workshop on Accuracy in Consumer Reporting
Category: Speech Director Kraninger's Speech at CFPB Symposium on Behavioral Economics
Category: Speech Deputy Director Johnson's Speech at CFPB Symposium on Behavioral Economics
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to Enhance Consumer Complaint Database
Category: Speech Director Kraninger’s Speech at the National Consumer Empowerment Conference
Category: Blog New report explores the relationship between Financial Well-Being and the contents of and engagement with credit reports