Research and reports
We study how consumers interact with financial products and services to help identify potential problems in the marketplace and achieve better outcomes for all. Review our reports and analyses to help inform your decisions, policies, and practices. And, see reports that we periodically prepare about the CFPB.
Staying on track while giving back
This midyear report highlights the problems that student loan borrowers face when seeking to access programs designed to protect people working in public service.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) presents this Semi-Annual Report to the President, Congress, and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s fifth annual Plain Writing Act Compliance Report is presented to fulfill the Bureau’s statutory responsibilities pursuant to the Plain Writing Act of 2010.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) presents this Semi-Annual Report to the President, Congress, and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency. This report provides an update on the Bureau’s mission, activities, accomplishments, and publications since the last Semi-Annual Report, and provides additional information required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank or Dodd-Frank Act), for the period of October 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Strategic Sustainability Performance Plan (SSPP) provides information on the Bureau’s efforts to improve the environment and contribute to federal sustainability goals.
The Office of Minority and Women Inclusion’s Annual Report outlines our initiatives related to building and maintaining a diverse workforce, increasing contracting opportunities for minority and women owned businesses, and assessing the diversity policies and practices of entities regulated by the CFPB.
The CFPB presents its Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 (No FEAR Act) Annual Report of Fiscal Year (FY) 2015.
We’re pleased to submit to Congress our fifth annual report summarizing activities to administer the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”).