The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection released the findings of its assessment of the Remittance Rule. The report describes the Rule, the market, and the Bureau’s findings on the Rule’s effectiveness in meeting factors outlined in the Dodd-Frank Act.
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.
Suspicious Activity Reports on Elder Financial Exploitation
This study analyzes a rich, non-public data set to shed light on the volume and characteristics of elder financial abuse.
These consumer protection principles are intended to help safeguard consumer interests as the consumer-authorized aggregation services market develops.
Our data point reports are prepared by our Office of Research to provide an evidence-based perspective on consumer financial markets, consumer behavior, and regulations to inform the public discourse.
This report summarizes the findings of the Bureau’s post-proposal consumer testing of pre-acquisition disclosure forms for prepaid accounts.
Faster payment systems hold great promise for consumers. But to be safe, transparent, accessible, and efficient, faster payment systems must keep consumer protection concerns in mind.
This report summarizes the findings of the Bureau’s pre-proposal consumer testing of pre-acquisition disclosure forms for prepaid accounts.