Forty percent of U.S. adults struggle to make ends meet, according to a survey from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed an enforcement action this week against Top Notch Funding, a New Jersey-based loan broker that targeted its offers at consumers who were awaiting payment from settlements in legal cases or from victim-compensation funds.
Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau entered into a consent order with a lead aggregation company, Zero Parallel, and its CEO.
Upstart Network has received the first no-action letter from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for its use of alternative data in credit and pricing decisions.
The United States District Court for the District of Minnesota dismissed claims of Reg E violations the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau made against TCF National Bank. It partially upheld, however, the bureau's claim of UDAAP violations.
The Department of Education recently delivered a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau providing notice of its intent to terminate two Obama-era Memoranda of Understanding between the agencies.
The proposed order would permanently ban the company from doing business within the credit repair industry and require a $150,000 civil money penalty.
The court formally sanctioned the bureau for its conduct during the discovery process of a lawsuit, striking four counts from the CFPB's initial suit.