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Category: Press Release CFPB Finalizes Rule To Stop Payday Debt Traps
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray on the Payday Rule Press Call
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Interim Final Rule To Help Mortgage Servicers Communicate With Certain Borrowers At Risk Of Foreclosure
Category: Press Release CFPB Amends Rules to Provide Flexibility and Clarity to Certain Mortgage Lenders in Collecting Information
Category: Blog Here’s what you should know if you were harmed by Morgan Drexen
Category: Blog Got a check in the mail from the CFPB? Here’s how to tell if it’s legit
Category: Blog Six years serving you
Category: Blog Spring 2017 rulemaking agenda
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: Press Release CFPB Takes Action Against Moneytree for Deceptive Advertising and Collection Practices
Category: Blog Fall 2016 rulemaking agenda
Category: Press Release CFPB Orders Navy Federal Credit Union to Pay $28.5 Million for Improper Debt Collection Actions
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: Press Release CFPB Orders LendUp to Pay $3.63 Million for Failing to Deliver Promised Benefits
Category: Press Release CFPB Fines Titlemax Parent Company $9 Million for Luring Consumers Into More Costly Loans
Category: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Takes Action Against Bridgepoint Education, Inc. for Illegal Student Lending Practices
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: Press Release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Orders Santander Bank to Pay $10 Million Fine for Illegal Overdraft Practices
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: 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 Debt settlement company Morgan Drexen is no longer in business: What you should know
Category: Blog Spring 2015 rulemaking agenda
Category: Report Fair Lending Report 2014
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of David Silberman Before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
Category: Report Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Annual Report 2015
Category: Blog Explainer: How small businesses play a role in the rulemaking process
Category: Press Release CFPB Takes Action to Shut Down Sham Credit Card
Category: Press Release CFPB Takes Action Against Debt-Settlement Firm
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 Takes Action Against Mortgage Kickback Agreements
Category: Press Release CFPB Orders U.S. Bank to Pay $48 Million Refund to Consumers Illegally Billed for Services Not Received
Category: Press Release CFPB Takes Action Against Global Client Solutions for Processing Illegal Debt-Settlement Fees
Category: Press Release CFPB Takes Action Against Auto Finance Company for Distorting Borrower Credit Reports
Category: Press Release CFPB Issues Bulletin to Prevent Runarounds in Mortgage Servicing Transfers
Category: Press Release CFPB Takes Action Against ACE Cash Express for Pushing Payday Borrowers Into Cycle of Debt
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of CFPB Director Richard Cordray Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
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: Blog Know Before You Owe: Just one example of our approach to policy-making
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 Takes Action Against Castle & Cooke for Paying Employees to Steer Consumers into Expensive Mortgages
Category: Blog Financial coaching services to transitioning veterans and economically vulnerable consumers
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: Blog What’s the Civil Penalty Fund?
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