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 2, 2013 What does your credit score say about what kind of consumer you are?
Louis Barajas - Small business and personal finance expert
Jul 1, 2013 Have you ever accepted a credit offer at the register? Or do you think store cards hurt more than they help? See what are experts say and weigh in.
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.
Jul 27, 2012 Your letters about our stories.