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A message from CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger on resources for homeowners and renters

Whether you own your home or rent, CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger explains where you can find answers to all your questions about paying for housing during the coronavirus.

Learn about mortgage and housing assistance during the coronavirus national emergency.

If you're concerned about how to pay your mortgage or rent due to the coronavirus national emergency, read on for information on what to do now, and what your options are for mortgage and rent payment relief.

Visit our unified housing website.

Other resources to help you during the coronavirus pandemic

Mortgage relief options

If you can’t make your mortgage payments because of the coronavirus, start by understanding your options and reaching out for help.

Learn about mortgage and housing assistance options

Protect your finances

As you prepare for the possible spread of the coronavirus or COVID-19, here are resources to protect yourself financially.

Know the steps to take

Student loans

Federally-held student loan payments are postponed and interest has been waived.

Learn what that means for your loans

Protect your credit

Your credit reports and scores play an important role in your future financial opportunities.

Learn how to manage and protect your credit