Dec 20, 2013 Citing concerns over the massive bailouts in Europe, Standard and Poor has stripped the EU of its AAA rating.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Dec 18, 2013 A new bill from Sen. Elizabeth Warren to regulate credit histories and employment applications.
Dec 3, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to expand its supervision of student loans to those servicers that operate outside of the banking system.
Oct 17, 2013 America's creditworthiness takes a hit in Asia, even with the debt ceiling raised and the government reopening.
Jun 20, 2013 The Supreme Court is expected to take a case on whether several recess appointments were constitutional -- and that has implications for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 3, 2013 We analyze the latest jobs report and get an update on how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is helping stay-at-home parents earn lines of credit.
Apr 24, 2013 Observers worry the lack of a full-fledged director undercuts agency's ability to protect consumers.
Mar 29, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has dumped over 100,000 complaints, in 11 computer languages, for “civic hacking.” Banks complain that it’s not filtered for accurate complaints.
Mar 15, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to institute rules for certain non-bank loan servicers. What’s the likely result of the rules for borrowers and the industry?
Feb 5, 2013 In a lawsuit filed late Monday, the U.S. Department of Justice claims the credit rating firm Standard & Poor’s knew some $4 billion worth of mortgage-backed securities were risky.