Apr 24, 2013 Observers worry the lack of a full-fledged director undercuts agency's ability to protect consumers.
Feb 15, 2013 The Federal Trade Commission released a report saying that 42 million consumers have at least one "potentially material error" in their credit reports.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 24, 2013 Mary Jo White battled mobsters and terrorists as U.S. Attorney. Now, she’ll face hedge fund titans and high-speed traders to revive the SEC.
Oct 19, 2012 A group in San Francisco has found a way to report informal lending circles popular among some immigrant groups to credit bureaus -- as a way to boost the credit scores of participants.
Oct 12, 2012 Many of us have heard that in order to keep our credit in good standing, it is actually best to keep some debt on the books. But is there really any truth to this?
Aug 10, 2012 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today proposed new rules for the companies that service your mortgage. The proposed reforms seem to mandate a big upgrade in customer service.
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Jul 20, 2012 Around 40 percent of credit reports have mistakes on them -- and it is a pain to get them fixed. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will start scrutinizing credit reporting agencies.
Jul 19, 2012 Capital One must pay $210 million after settling charges from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that it misled credit card customers.