Equifax was the subject of more consumer bureau complaints than any other financial services company in all but one state in 2017, according to an analysis of agency data published Thursday.
Banks are ascendant in Washington, scoring major wins and enjoying the support of a friendly White House a decade after the financial crisis.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) accused the acting director of the consumer bureau of using concerns about cybersecurity to sabotage the agency’s oversight of the financial sector.
White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn on Friday predicted that Congress could pass a bipartisan bill to exempt dozens of banks from post-crisis financial rules within the next three months.
Consumers may benefit from the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD)’s changes to its reverse mortgage borrowing guidelines.
In light of the recent change in leadership at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a debate about the utility and performance of the CFPB has resurfaced.
As the legal fight over leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau lingers, the states are flexing their muscles and promising to fill the gap.
A few years after the 2008 financial collapse, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) got a rare opportunity to peek behind the curtain at the Federal Reserve.
Even as multiple people rightfully express concerns over the federal tax bill, we should not lose sight of one of the major pillars of homeownership; Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Bipartisan legislation in the Senate to roll back parts of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law is running into trouble in the House.