Sep 12, 2013 Fees airlines charge for things like blankets and extra bags were up 20 percent last year from the year before. But a dollar doled out for a sandwich isn't always the same as the buck you spend on your seat.
Aug 9, 2013 Since 2011, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been collecting consumer complaints and helping people resolve their disputes with companies. Richard Cordray, the newly confirmed CFPB director, talks about using his organization as a resource.
Aug 1, 2013 A judge has ruled the fees banks have been charging retailers for each and every debit-card transaction are too high.
Jul 31, 2013 Senator Angus King of Maine explains why he supports reintroducing Glass-Steagall and shares his thoughts on the rising costs of higher education.
Jul 17, 2013 It's been four years since Congress passed the Volcker Rule, a sweeping law aimed at fixing the financial system following its great collapse. But regulators still haven’t figured out how to implement it.
Apr 25, 2013 Sequester that, right?
Apr 24, 2013 Observers worry the lack of a full-fledged director undercuts agency's ability to protect consumers.
Apr 22, 2013 Chase announces a new initiative meant to encourage personal finance literacy. But what's behind it?
Feb 19, 2013 The so-called 'mark-to-market' rule, put in place for transparency, made some banks' finances appear more troubled than they really were.