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Category: Report Issue Brief: The costs and risks of using a reverse mortgage to delay collecting Social Security
Category: Press Release CFPB Report Warns That Taking Out a Reverse Mortgage Loan Can Be an Expensive Way to Maximize Social Security Benefits
Category: Blog Things to consider before borrowing a reverse mortgage to delay collecting Social Security
Category: Report Building the capacity of tax preparation providers to encourage saving
Category: Blog A nationwide look at how student debt impacts older adults
Category: Report A nationwide look at how student debt impacts older adults
Category: Blog Don’t let marketers tell you how to age in place
Category: Blog Preventing financial exploitation on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Category: Report Consumer insights on managing funds at retirement
Category: Blog Helping people plan for retirement
Category: Report Monthly Complaint Report, Vol. 23
Category: Blog A snapshot of complaints made by older consumers
Category: Press Release CFPB Monthly Snapshot Spotlights Complaints from Older Consumers
Category: Report CFPB Financial Well-Being Scale: Scale development technical report
Category: Blog Thinking about when you’ll claim Social Security benefits is time well spent
Category: Report Snapshot of older consumers and student loan debt
Category: Blog Four tips to help older student loan borrowers navigate common problems with their student loans
Category: Press Release CFPB Warns Student Loan Servicing Problems Can Jeopardize Long-Term Financial Security for Older Borrowers
Category: Report 2016 Financial Literacy Annual Report
Category: Blog Don’t let malicious mail make off with your money
Category: Report Report and Recommendations: Fighting Elder Financial Exploitation through Community Networks
Category: Blog Four ways to support your community’s fight against elder financial exploitation
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Finds Hundreds of Counties Nationwide Fighting Elder Financial Abuse with Community Efforts
Category: Blog ¡El mantelito del CFPB con información sobre educación financiera está ahora disponible en español!
Category: Blog World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Play a part in prevention
Category: Blog 3 things you should consider before co-signing for an auto loan
Category: Blog Serving up hot meals with consumer education to protect older Americans from abuse
Category: Blog The changing face of family financial responsibilities
Category: Blog Older Americans are not alone in the fight to stop financial abuse
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Advisory and Report for Financial Institutions on Preventing Elder Financial Abuse
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Elder Financial Abuse Press Call
Category: Report Recommendations and report for financial institutions on preventing and responding to elder financial exploitation
Category: Blog Save the date: Join us for a Credit Union Advisory Council meeting in Washington, D.C.
Category: Blog Older consumers targeted by fraudsters not once, but twice!
Category: Blog Key tips to consider if choosing a lump-sum pension payout
Category: Press Release CFPB Releases Guide to Help Consumers Navigate Pension Payouts
Category: Blog Beware of scams targeting older people during the holidays
Category: Blog 5 things to consider before you collect your Social Security benefits
Category: Report Issue Brief: Social Security claiming age and retirement security
Category: Blog Before you claim Social Security, explore our new Planning for Retirement tool
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on Retirement Planning at the Brookings Institution
Category: Press Release CFPB Releases “Planning for Retirement” Tool to Help Consumers Decide When to Claim Social Security
Category: Blog Live from Brookings Institution in D.C.: Helping America plan for retirement
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the American Bankers Association Annual Convention
Category: Report 2015 Financial literacy annual report
Category: Blog Save the date, Washington, D.C.!
Category: Blog Helping financial caregivers in every state
Category: Press Release CFPB and New York Department of Financial Services Sue Pension Advance Companies for Deceiving Consumers About Loan Costs
Category: Blog Managing Someone Else’s Money: Virginia
Category: Blog Live from Springfield, Va.: Managing Someone Else’s Money
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at Managing Someone Else’s Money Event
Category: Blog Save the date, Springfield!
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the White House Conference on Aging
Category: Blog Sound off on student loan servicing
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: Don’t be misled by reverse mortgage advertising
Category: Report A closer look at reverse mortgage advertisements and consumer risks
Category: Blog Planning for financial decisions as you age
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: Your benefits are protected from garnishment
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the White House Conference on Aging Regional Forum
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: 3 pension advance traps to avoid
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at Retirement Savings Event
Category: Report Snapshot of reverse mortgage complaints December 2011 – 2014
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: Three steps you should take if you have a reverse mortgage
Category: Press Release CFPB Report Highlights Consumer Frustration Around Reverse Mortgages
Category: Blog Food for thought at your Thanksgiving table
Category: Report A snapshot of debt collection complaints submitted by older consumers
Category: Blog Four things older Americans can do about debt collection problems
Category: Press Release CFPB Report Finds Debt Collection Tops Older Consumer Complaints
Category: Blog Resources in Spanish that could help thousands of older Hispanics spot financial exploitation and scams
Category: Press Release FDIC and CFPB Collaborate to Develop a Spanish-Language Tool for Older Adults to Prevent Financial Exploitation
Category: Blog Updated reverse mortgage guide: Two things you should know
Category: Blog Plan and protect your finances with a my Social Security account
Category: Report 2014 Financial literacy annual report
Category: Blog We’re helping long-term care facilities protect older Americans from financial exploitation
Category: Press Release CFPB Helps Assisted Living and Nursing Facilities Protect Seniors from Financial Abuse
Category: Report Snapshot of older consumers and mortgage debt
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: 3 things to keep your retirement plan on track
Category: Press Release CFPB Spotlights Mortgage Debt Challenges Faced By Older Americans
Category: Blog What’s the deal with health care credit cards? Four things you should know
Category: Blog Know your financial adviser
Category: Blog Managing someone else’s money
Category: Speech Director Richard Cordray Remarks on Release of Managing Someone Else’s Money Guides
Category: Press Release Nora Dowd Eisenhower Remarks on Release of Managing Someone Else’s Money Guides
Category: Press Release CFPB Releases Guides For Managing Someone Else’s Money
Category: Blog Banks can help spot elder financial exploitation and abuse
Category: Speech Director Cordray Remarks at the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Press Call
Category: Speech Nora Dowd Eisenhower Remarks at Press Call on GLBA Interagency Guidance
Category: Press Release Federal Regulators Issue Guidance on Reporting Financial Abuse of Older Adults
Category: Blog Meet Nora
Category: Blog Dads have money lessons to share too
Category: Blog Spotlight on scams that target older adults
Category: Speech Gail Hillebrand Remarks at the Release of Money Smart for Older Adults
Category: Speech Director Cordray on Money Smart for Older Adults
Category: Press Release FDIC and CFPB Collaborate to Develop a Tool for Older Adults to Prevent Financial Exploitation
Category: Blog Unleash the power of age
Category: Testimony The CFPB Testifies Before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Category: Blog Twitter: Let’s talk about #SeniorMoney
Category: Report Senior Designations for Financial Advisers
Category: Blog Financial advisers: don’t take their credentials at face value
Category: Speech Hubert Humphrey’s Remarks for Release of the Senior Designations for Financial Advisers Report and Recommendations