The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed suit against several companies and individuals involved in offering student loan debt-relief services for allegedly obtaining consumer reports illegally, charging unlawful advance fees, and engaging in deceptive conduct.
Marketing credit cards to college students is on the decline, according to a recent report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
A group of Democratic lawmakers has rebuked Kathy Kraninger, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, in a letter.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a notice of proposed rulemaking relating to the remittance rule.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has settled with Edmiston Marketing, LLC, its principal Brandon Edmiston, and USA Service Finance, LLC, for a variety of violations.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued an interpretive rule clarifying screening and training requirements for financial institutions which employ loan originators with temporary authority, effective Nov. 24.
At a public symposium last week, academics, market participants and policy-makers gathered to discuss effective implementation of a Dodd-Frank Act section which would increase public data about small business lending, specifically those owned and operated by women and minorities.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has filed a complaint and a temporary restraining order against a student-loan debt-relief operation engaged in allegedly unlawful conduct.
The data reveals that borrowers of both private and federal student loans reported issues ‘dealing with your lender or servicer’ in more than half of all complaints.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will establish a taskforce to examine ways to ‘harmonize and modernize’ federal consumer financial laws.