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Category: Blog This month’s Complaint Report: Credit reporting issues
Category: Press release CFPB Monthly Complaint Snapshot Spotlights Credit Reporting Complaints
Category: Blog When you make student loan payments on an income-driven plan, you might be in for a payment shock
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Action Against Student Financial Aid Services, Inc. for Illegal Recurring Billing Scheme
Category: Press release CFPB Orders Discover Bank to Pay $18.5 Million for Illegal Student Loan Servicing Practices
Category: Report Monthly Complaint Report, Vol. 1
Category: Blog You have the right to be heard
Category: Blog Removing an outdated bankruptcy from a credit report: Jorge’s story
Category: Press release CFPB Launches Its First-Ever Monthly Complaint Snapshot to Spotlight Consumer Trends
Category: Blog It’s not too late to share your #studentdebtstress story
Category: Report Overseas & Underserved: Student loan servicing and the cost to our men and women in uniform
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Servicemembers Continue To Face Roadblocks From Student Loan Servicers
Category: Blog Applying for a mortgage can be complicated: Navid’s story
Category: Blog Today we begin to share the story of your complaints
Category: Press release CFPB Publishes Over 7,700 Consumer Complaint Narratives About Financial Companies
Category: Report 2015 Mid-Year Update on Student Loan Complaints
Category: Press release CFPB Finds 90 Percent of Private Student Loan Borrowers Who Applied for Co-Signer Release Were Rejected
Category: Blog Sound off on student loan servicing
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: Fact-check your specialty consumer report
Category: Op-ed Stressed out by student debt
Category: Blog Live from Milwaukee!
Category: Blog Tell us about your student debt stress
Category: Press release CFPB Launches Public Inquiry Into Student Loan Servicing Practices
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Field Hearing on Student Loans
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Action to Obtain $120 Million in Redress from Sprint and Verizon for Illegal Mobile Cramming
Category: Blog Reminder: What happens to your student loans if your school is shut down
Category: Blog Save the date, Milwaukee!
Category: Press release CFPB and State of Maryland Take Action Against “Pay-To-Play” Mortgage Kickback Scheme
Category: Report Complaints received from servicemembers, veterans, and their families 2011-2014
Category: Blog Here’s what we’re hearing from Servicemembers and their families
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Ohio College Presidents’ Conference
Category: Press release CFPB and Federal Trade Commission Take Action Against Green Tree Servicing for Mistreating Borrowers Trying to Save Their Homes
Category: Report 2014 Consumer Response annual report
Category: Blog Your complaint is more than data—it’s your story
Category: Press release CFPB Finalizes Policy to Give Consumers the Opportunity to Voice Publicly Complaints About Financial Companies
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the President’s Advisory Council
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the National Association of Attorneys General
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: Blog Special announcement for Corinthian students
Category: Press release CFPB Secures $480 Million in Debt Relief for Current and Former Corinthian Students
Category: Blog Seeking answers for struggling student loan borrowers
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Student Accounts Press Call
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Safe Student Account Scorecard
Category: Blog Are unpaid debts a military career-killer?
Category: Blog A New Year’s resolution to conquer your student debt
Category: Report 2014 College credit card agreements
Category: Blog Sunshine for college credit card agreements
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Continued Decline in College Credit Card Agreements
Category: Report Consumer credit reports: A study of medical and non-medical collections
Category: Blog Consumer Advisory: Student loan debt relief companies may cost you thousands of dollars and drive you further into debt
Category: Press release CFPB Takes Action to End Student “Debt Relief” Scams
Category: Blog Social Security disability income shouldn’t mean you don’t qualify for a mortgage
Category: Blog Veterans: Take advantage of student loan forgiveness, but don’t let it damage your credit
Category: Report A snapshot of debt collection complaints submitted by older consumers
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Debt Collection Tops Older Consumer Complaints
Category: Report Supervisory Highlights: Fall 2014
Category: Press release CFPB Supervision Report Highlights Risky Practices in Student Loan Servicing
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at University of Michigan Law School
Category: Blog Struggling private student loan borrowers are still searching for help
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Distressed Private Student Loan Borrowers Driven Into Default
Category: Blog We can help you fight improper actions by debt collectors: Venida’s story
Category: Blog Don’t let your student debt stop you from serving your country
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Announcement on Public Service and Student Debt
Category: Blog Save the date: Join us for a Credit Union Advisory Council meeting in Washington, D.C.
Category: Blog Special notice for Corinthian students
Category: Blog National City Bank settlement administrator will contact eligible borrowers soon
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Corinthian Enforcement Action Press Call
Category: Press release CFPB Sues For-Profit Corinthian Colleges for Predatory Lending Scheme
Category: Blog Student loan debt doesn’t have to be scary: Leah’s story
Category: Blog Working together to protect student veterans
Category: Blog Alerting colleges about secret banking contracts
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of CFPB Director Richard Cordray Before the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation
Category: Blog We’ve extended the comment period for our complaint narrative policy
Category: Press release CFPB Begins Accepting Consumer Complaints on Prepaid Cards and Additional Nonbank Products
Category: Report 2014 Financial literacy annual report
Category: Blog Live from El Paso!
Category: Blog Everyone has a story—what’s yours?
Category: Report Consumer Response: A snapshot of complaints received
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Consumer Response Field Hearing
Category: Press release CFPB Proposal Would Give Consumers the Opportunity to Publicly Voice Complaints About Financial Companies
Category: Blog Save the date, El Paso!
Category: Blog We’re training housing counselors on the new mortgage servicing rules
Category: Blog What happens to your student loans if your school is shut down
Category: Blog We participated in the National Day of Civic Hacking (again)
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of CFPB Director Richard Cordray Before the House Committee on Financial Services
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Rohit Chopra before the Committee on the Budget
Category: Speech Director Cordray Remarks at the 2014 Boulder Summer Conference on Consumer Financial Decision Making
Category: Speech Statement by CFPB’s Holly Petraeus on DOJ, FDIC Enforcement Actions Against Sallie Mae
Category: Report Mid-year report on private student loans 2014
Category: Blog Consumer advisory: Co-signers can cause surprise defaults on your private student loans
Category: Press release CFPB Finds Private Student Loan Borrowers Face “Auto-Default” When Co-Signer Dies or Goes Bankrupt
Category: Blog Explainer: Federal student loan interest rates to jump
Category: Blog Choosing a college is a big deal. We can help!
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Deputy Director Steven Antonakes at the Consumer Bankers Association
Category: Report 2013 Consumer Response annual report
Category: Press release CFPB Report Shows Complaints Rose 80 Percent in 2013
Category: Report Fair Debt Collection Practices Act annual report
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the National Association of State Treasurers
Category: Speech Deputy Director Steve Antonakes Remarks at the National Community Reinvestment Coalition Annual Conference