With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites
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With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites

By Charlene Crowell (Deputy Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) It’s that time of year…

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Lawmakers Seek End to Triple-Digit Interest on Payday and Car-Title Loans
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Lawmakers Seek End to Triple-Digit Interest on Payday and Car-Title Loans

By Charlene Crowell (Communication Director, Center for Responsible Lending) A group of Capitol Hill lawmakers…

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Lawmakers, Civil Rights Leaders Challenge DeVos on Student Loan Enforcement
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Lawmakers, Civil Rights Leaders Challenge DeVos on Student Loan Enforcement

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) Civil rights leaders and Capitol Hill…

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Consumers Look for Satisfaction with Updated Financial Rule
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Consumers Look for Satisfaction with Updated Financial Rule

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The song, “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” may have…

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Under Trump, Federal Agencies Scale Back Civil Rights Enforcement
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Under Trump, Federal Agencies Scale Back Civil Rights Enforcement

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Decades of vigilant struggles, sacrifices and civil rights legislation…

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White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding
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White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) No one ever said that higher education wouldn’t cost…

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CBC Members Warn against Returning to Failed Financial Practices
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CBC Members Warn against Returning to Failed Financial Practices

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A House bill designed to reverse regulation of financial…

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CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices
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CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Families, who have assembled the necessary financial resources to…

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Just Made Life Harder for Student Borrowers
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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Just Made Life Harder for Student Borrowers

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) This year’s swearing-in of a new Congress and President…

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CBC Report Calls for Economic Justice
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CBC Report Calls for Economic Justice

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) This year has brought a number of significant developments.…

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