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Category: Report Data Point: Final student loan payments and broader household borrowing
Category: Blog New research report on student loan repayment and broader household borrowing
Category: Report Quarterly consumer credit trends: End-of-year credit card borrowing
Category: Blog Aggregate credit card borrowing exhibits end-of-year seasonal patterns which vary across different sets of consumers
Category: Report Know Before You Owe: Mortgage shopping study
Category: Blog Introducing our new Bureau seal
Category: Report Quarterly consumer credit trends: Public records
Category: Blog Removal of public records has little effect on consumers’ credit scores
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Strategic Plan
Category: Press release CFPB Publishes Request for Information on Civil Investigative Demands
Category: Press release Acting Director Mulvaney Announces Call for Evidence Regarding Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Functions
Category: Blog Announcing the Joseph Story Honors Attorney Program
Category: Report 2017 Financial Literacy Annual Report
Category: Report Quarterly consumer credit trends: Growth in longer-term auto loans
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Sharp Increase In Riskier Longer-Term Auto Loans
Category: Report Financial well-being in America
Category: Blog Want to see where you stand financially? Start with these 10 questions
Category: Press release CFPB's First National Survey on Financial Well-Being Shows More Than 40 Percent of U.S. Adults Struggle to Make Ends Meet
Category: Report CFPB data point: Student loan repayment
Category: Blog Too many student loan borrowers struggling, not enough benefiting from affordable repayment options
Category: Press release CFPB Finds Percentage of Borrowers with $20K in Student Debt Doubled Over Last Decade
Category: Report CFPB data point: Frequent overdrafters
Category: Blog Six years serving you
Category: Report CFPB data point: Becoming credit visible
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Study Finds Consumers in Lower-income Areas are More Likely to Become Credit Visible Due to Negative Records
Category: Report CFPB Financial Well-Being Scale: Scale development technical report
Category: Report Consumer Experiences With Debt Collection: Findings From the CFPB’s Survey on Consumer Views on Debt
Category: Report CFPB Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Plan 2016-2020
Category: Report 2016 Financial Literacy Annual Report
Category: Press release CFPB Monthly Complaint Snapshot Spotlights Prepaid Product Complaints
Category: Blog Financial coaching can benefit consumers
Category: Report Financial Coaching: A Strategy to Improve Financial Well-Being
Category: Report Final Report of Findings: Post-Proposal Testing of Prepaid Card Disclosures
Category: Report Tools for saving: Using prepaid accounts to set aside funds
Category: Press release CFPB Project Catalyst Study Finds Savings Offers Double the Number of Consumers Saving
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray to Corporation for Enterprise Development Assets Learning Conference
Category: Press release CFPB Complaint Snapshot Spotlights Money Transfer Complaints
Category: Report Study of third-party debt collection operations
Category: Blog Consumers Count: Tools and resources for money decisions
Category: Blog Consumers Count: Responding with resources
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Changes To Senior Leadership
Category: Blog Researchers – Share your work at the CFPB Research Conference
Category: Blog Consumers Count: Five years standing up for you
Category: Report Supplemental findings on payday, payday installment, and vehicle title loans, and deposit advance products
Category: Blog Research finds one-in-five auto title loan borrowers have their vehicle seized
Category: Press release CFPB Finds One-in-Five Auto Title Loan Borrowers Have Vehicle Seized for Failing to Repay Debt
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Auto Title Lending Research Press Call
Category: Report Fair Lending Report 2015
Category: Report Testing of Bankruptcy Periodic Statement Forms for Mortgage Servicing
Category: Press release CFPB Finds Half of Online Payday Borrowers Rack Up an Average of $185 in Bank Penalties
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on Payday Lending Research Report Press Call
Category: Blog New research shows online payday loan borrowers rack up steep fees
Category: Press release CFPB Report Highlights High Rate of Debt Collection Complaints From Servicemembers and Their Families
Category: Blog Our priorities to ensure a fair marketplace
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of CFPB Acting Deputy Director David Silberman Before the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
Category: Report Measuring financial well-being: A guide to using the CFPB Financial Well-Being Scale
Category: Press release CFPB Finds CARD Act Helped Consumers Avoid More Than $16 Billion in Gotcha Credit Card Fees
Category: Blog We participated in the National Day of Civic Hacking 2015
Category: Blog You have the right to a fair financial marketplace
Category: Blog You have the right to free, unbiased financial information
Category: Blog You have the right to be heard
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Americans for Financial Reform Event on CFPB Anniversary
Category: Blog Four years working for you
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Servicemembers Continue To Face Roadblocks From Student Loan Servicers
Category: Press release CFPB Finds 90 Percent of Private Student Loan Borrowers Who Applied for Co-Signer Release Were Rejected
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Academic Research Council
Category: Report Data point: Credit invisibles
Category: Report Arbitration Study: Report to Congress 2015
Category: Blog We took a look at arbitration agreements and here’s what we found
Category: Press release CFPB Study Finds That Arbitration Agreements Limit Relief for Consumers
Category: Report Financial well-being: The goal of financial education
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Nearly Half of Borrowers Do Not Shop for a Mortgage
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Loopholes In Military Lending Act Rules Rack Up Costs For Servicemembers
Category: Press release CFPB Spotlights Concerns with Medical Debt Collection and Reporting
Category: Report Study of Prepaid Account Agreements
Category: Report Summary of Findings: Design and Testing of Prepaid Card Fee Disclosures
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Distressed Private Student Loan Borrowers Driven Into Default
Category: Blog Three years of standing up for consumers
Category: Report CFPB data point: Payday lending
Category: Press release CFPB Finds Four Out Of Five Payday Loans Are Rolled Over Or Renewed
Category: Speech Director Richard Cordray Remarks at the Payday Field Hearing
Category: Press release Consumers Report Being Hounded About Debts Not Owed
Category: Press release CFPB Names Key Senior Positions
Category: Blog We’ve heard more than 300,000 complaints. Should we hear from you?
Category: Report Rigorous evaluation of financial capability strategies: Why, when, and how
Category: Report Understanding the effects of certain deposit regulations on financial institutions’ operations
Category: Press release The CFPB Finds Financial Education Programs are Significantly Outspent by Financial Marketing
Category: Blog We’re 732 days old: Here’s what we’ve been up to
Category: Blog Video: A message from Director Cordray
Category: Blog More tools for Spanish speakers
Category: Blog A video message from Rich Cordray
Category: Blog Standing up for consumers
Category: Blog The CFPB Ombudsman’s Office – an independent, impartial, confidential resource
Category: Blog Credit card complaints, by the numbers
Category: Blog A Guide to CFPB’s Supervision
Category: Blog Lessons we’ve learned
Category: Blog Live from Philadelphia
Category: Testimony Testimony of Richard Cordray Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Category: Report Building the CFPB
Category: Blog A Strong Foundation