Sifting through a credit card's terms and conditions can be daunting. The language isn't always straightforward, and it's not uncommon to feel lost. Two-thirds of consumers report fully understanding cards'
A letter by a top adviser to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos reveals how the department has prioritized student loan servicers over student borrowers, consumer advocates say. The Education Department intervening
You may already have heard that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to allow debt collectors to contact you as much as they want by text or email. What you may not know is that the bureau’s
During back-to-school season, parents are focused on helping their children succeed academically, socially and, yes, financially. I know talking about money is not easy, and not enough schools incorporate
So far this year, more than 1,000 student borrowers have complained to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Washington about the practices of an obscure but powerful Pennsylvania state agency that
The Trump administration has appointed a longtime student loan industry executive to be the federal government’s top watchdog for the $1.5-trillion student loan market. Robert Cameron will serve as the
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and other House Democrats are pressing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for more information on Paul Watkins, the official in charge of the CFPB's Office of Innovation.