Consumer Protections Advocacy Campaign
Since the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau opened its doors over five years ago, it has helped return $12 billion to Americans who have been harmed by predatory financial practices and products. It has also introduced several new rules, such as for payday loans, to help make the financial marketplace fairer and more transparent. Throughout the next several months and years, Congress will be considering legislation that would weaken the bureau, threaten its independence and potentially rollback important consumer protections. We can’t leave consumers vulnerable by going back to the days before the financial crisis.
Prosperity Now President Andrea Levere Issues Official Statement on Resignation of CFPB Director Richard Cordray
Under Cordray’s tenure, the CFPB accomplished several significant achievements, including passage of hallmark regulations aimed at protecting consumers
The Whole Point of the CFPB Was to Level the Financial Playing Field. Why is Congress Focused on Making Sure It Remains Uneven?
Last week, after years of research to better understand forced arbitration clauses in consumer financial products, the Consumer Financial Protection...
Families need a strong watchdog looking over Wall street, and the CFPB has been doing that for six years.