On July 22, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and 48 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico announced a global settlement with Equifax that provides up to $700 million in monetary relief and penalties.
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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today filed a complaint against PGX Holdings Inc. and its subsidiaries.
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) announced a settlement with State Farm Bank, FSB, a federal savings association headquartered in Bloomington, Ill.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against Xerox Business Services, LLC, now called Conduent Business Services, for software errors that led to incorrect consumer information about more than one million borrowers being sent to credit reporting agencies.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. for failures related to information it provides for checking account screening reports.
Prime Credit, L.L.C., IMC Capital, L.L.C., Commercial Credit Consultants, Blake Johnson, Eric Schlegel, Park View Law, and Arthur Barens
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed two complaints and proposed final judgments in federal court against four California-based credit repair companies and three individuals for misleading consumers and charging illegal fees.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a lawsuit against Prime Marketing Holdings, LLC for illegal credit repair practices.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against Wells Fargo Bank for illegal private student loan servicing practices that increased costs and unfairly penalized certain student loan borrowers.
The CFPB is taking action against CarHop, one of the country’s biggest “buy-here, pay-here” auto dealers, and its affiliated financing company, Universal Acceptance Corporation, for providing damaging, inaccurate consumer information to credit reporting companies.
CFPB filed a federal complaint against EOS CCA (EOS), a Massachusetts debt collection firm, for reporting and collecting on old cellphone debt that consumers disputed and EOS did not verify.