Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Look Who Is Tracking You NowMany people think they’re very savvy when it comes to keeping tabs on their credit scores and over finances. But even the savviest may have no idea how reporting agencies are keeping tabs on them.
Nearly Half Of All Student Loans Are UnpaidAs the costs of higher education continue to skyrocket across the nation, the student loan debt bubble is reaching unprecedented heights as more and more young adults are not able to repay the loans.
New Watchdog Group To Help Stop Harassing Debt CollectorsAggressive, harassing and abusive bill collectors are a top consumer complaint in the United States. If you’re one of the 30 million Americans being pursued by a collection agency, sometimes fighting back can be frustrating but help is on the way.
Opinion: We Are Better Off Than We Were Four Years AgoTonight, when Vice President Biden and President Obama address the country the question before them is an obvious one: are we better off than we were four years ago? The answer is equally obvious: YES!
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Complaint DatabaseThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has launched a database that compiles all of the complaints made about credit card companies.