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Category: Press Release CFPB Amends Rules to Provide Flexibility and Clarity to Certain Mortgage Lenders in Collecting Information
Category: Blog Six years serving you
Category: Blog We’ve issued a new rule on arbitration to help groups of people take companies to court
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the People and Places Conference
Category: Blog We are seeking comment on our plan for assessing the ATR/QM rule
Category: Blog We are seeking comment on our plan for assessing the mortgage servicing rule
Category: Blog CFPB finalizes effective date extension for prepaid accounts rule
Category: Blog We’re updating the ex parte policy on rulemaking
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Proposal to Clarify Mortgage Data Rule
Category: Blog We are proposing changes to Regulation C to help industry comply and are looking for your feedback
Category: Report Fair Lending Report 2016
Category: Blog The Consumer Bureau is proposing changes to Regulation B to help mortgage lenders and is looking for your feedback
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Proposal to Provide Flexibility to Certain Mortgage Lenders in Collecting Information
Category: Blog We are seeking comment on our plan for assessing the remittance rule
Category: Blog CFPB proposes to extend the prepaid accounts rule’s effective date
Category: Blog We’ve issued a new rule to help protect consumers using prepaid accounts
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Prepaid Accounts Rule Press Call
Category: Blog We’ve updated our mortgage servicing rules to provide greater protections for mortgage borrowers and other homeowners
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Expands Foreclosure Protections
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes Updates To “Know Before You Owe” Mortgage Disclosure Rule
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on Field Hearing on Debt Collection
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Considers Proposal to Overhaul Debt Collection Market
Category: Blog Consumers Count: Five years standing up for you
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Annual Dollar Thresholds in Truth in Lending Act Regulations for Certain Credit Transactions
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes Rule to End Payday Debt Traps
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Category: Blog We’ve proposed a rule to protect consumers from payday debt traps
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes Prohibiting Mandatory Arbitration Clauses that Deny Groups of Consumers their Day in Court
Category: Blog CFPB proposes prohibiting mandatory arbitration clauses that deny groups of consumers their day in court
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Field Hearing on Arbitration Clauses
Category: Report Fair Lending Report 2015
Category: Blog Fall 2015 rulemaking agenda
Category: Blog New proposal to ban companies from using arbitration clauses as a free pass to avoid accountability
Category: Blog The Know Before You Owe mortgage rule will take effect October 3, 2015
Category: Blog Spring 2015 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Fair Lending Report 2014
Category: Report Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Annual Report 2015
Category: Blog Explainer: How small businesses play a role in the rulemaking process
Category: Blog Fall 2014 rulemaking agenda
Category: Blog Proposed changes to our Mortgage Servicing Rules: New protections for surviving family members and other homeowners
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes Expanded Foreclosure Protections
Category: Blog Prepaid products: New disclosures to help you compare options
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: Proposed updates to TILA-RESPA final rule
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Bulletin to Prevent Runarounds in Mortgage Servicing Transfers
Category: Blog Spring 2014 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Fair Debt Collection Practices Act annual report
Category: Blog Live from Phoenix!
Category: Blog It’s back to basics for the mortgage market in 2014
Category: Blog Save the date, Phoenix!
Category: Blog Fall 2013 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Understanding the effects of certain deposit regulations on financial institutions’ operations
Category: Blog Know Before You Owe: preparing to finalize the new mortgage disclosure forms
Category: Blog A final rule that makes mortgage disclosure better for consumers
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Director Cordray Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Category: Blog Making regulations easier to use
Category: Press Release CFPB Releases Second Update of Exam Procedures for Mortgage Rules
Category: Blog Updates to remittance transfer rule resources and a correction to the rule
Category: Press Release CFPB Finalizes April Clarifications to Mortgage Rules
Category: Press Release Agencies Issue Proposed Rule to Exempt Subset of Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans from Appraisal Requirements
Category: Blog Rulemaking agenda
Category: Blog Final list of rural and underserved counties for use in 2014
Category: Press Release The CFPB Issues Procedural Rule on Supervising Nonbanks that Pose Risks to Consumers
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Proposed Modifications to Mortgage Rules
Category: Blog Launch of new mortgage rule implementation page
Category: Press Release CFPB Releases Exam Procedures for New Mortgage Rules
Category: Press Release CFPB Finalizes Amendments to Ability-to-Repay Rule
Category: Blog Clarification of the 2013 Escrows Final Rule
Category: Blog Final list of rural and underserved counties for use in 2013
Category: Blog Proposed delay in effective date for Regulation Z provision prohibiting financing of credit insurance
Category: Press Release CFPB Revises Rule Protecting Consumers Sending Money Internationally
Category: Press Release The CFPB Amends Card Act Rule to Make it Easier for Stay-at-Home Spouses and Partners to Get Credit Cards
Category: Press Release The CFPB Issues Civil Penalty Fund Rule
Category: Blog Proposed clarifications of the Ability to Repay/QM and Mortgage Servicing Rules
Category: Blog Gift cards: clarifying the laws in Maine and Tennessee
Category: Blog Proposed clarification of the 2013 Escrows Final Rule
Category: Blog A small entity compliance guide for the Ability-to-Repay and Qualified Mortgage rule
Category: Press Release CFPB Finalizes Credit CARD Act Rule
Category: Blog Check the screen for ATM fees
Category: Blog Exemption from escrow requirement for small creditors in rural or underserved counties
Category: Blog Qualified mortgages explained
Category: Press Release CFPB Lays Out Implementation Plan for New Mortgage Rules
Category: Blog Temporarily delaying the implementation of our international remittance transfer rule
Category: Press Release CFPB Issuing Rules to Prevent Loan Originators from Steering Consumers into Risky Mortgages
Category: Press Release CFPB Adopts Rule to Improve Consumer Access to Appraisal Reports
Category: Press Release Agencies Issue Final Rule on Appraisals for Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans
Category: Blog New rules, fewer runarounds for mortgage borrowers
Category: Press Release CFPB Rules Establish Strong Protections for Homeowners Facing Foreclosure
Category: Blog Assuring consumers have access to mortgages they can trust
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Rules to Strengthen Protections for High-Cost Mortgages
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Rule to Protect Consumers from Irresponsible Mortgage Lending
Category: Press Release CFPB Announces Increase in Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Asset-Size Exemption Threshold
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes Revisions to Rule Protecting Consumers Sending Money Internationally
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes to Allow Companies to Run Trial Disclosure Programs
Category: Op-Ed Financially Empowering Stay-at-Home Partners
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes Making it Easier for Stay-at-Home Spouses and Partners to Get Credit Cards
Category: Blog Remittance Rule Session
Category: Blog Working to help industry understand and comply with the new remittance rule: Countries list and webinar
Category: Blog More time for comments on proposed changes to the definition of the finance charge
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes Rules to Bring Greater Accountability to Mortgage Market
Category: Press Release CFPB Proposes Rule to Improve Consumer Access to Appraisal Reports