Navient Charged Student Borrowers Too Much, says CFPB
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Navient Charged Student Borrowers Too Much, says CFPB

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The financial futures of more than 12 million federal…

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The Value of White Privilege and the American Dream
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The Value of White Privilege and the American Dream

Racial Wealth Gap Could Close with Systemic Public Policy Reforms, says New Research By Charlene…

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Black State Legislators Call for Debt Collection Reform
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Black State Legislators Call for Debt Collection Reform

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) When many consumers think of billion-dollar industries, banks and…

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Lawmakers, Lobbyists Attack Obama’s Consumer Protection Agency
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Lawmakers, Lobbyists Attack Obama’s Consumer Protection Agency

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As a new Congress and White House begin their…

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TransUnion, Equifax Customers Get Back Over $17 million, Thanks to CFPB
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TransUnion, Equifax Customers Get Back Over $17 million, Thanks to CFPB

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Millions of consumers who were duped into paying fees…

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Fair Lending to be the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Top Priority in 2017
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Fair Lending to be the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Top Priority in 2017

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As a New Year approaches, fair lending will be…

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DeVry University Students to Benefit from $100 million FTC Settlement
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DeVry University Students to Benefit from $100 million FTC Settlement

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) For the third time in two years, a large…

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FHA Lending Violations Lead to $93 Million Fine and Convictions
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FHA Lending Violations Lead to $93 Million Fine and Convictions

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A 2011 case that was filed in Manhattan’s U.S.…

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Senator Sherrod Brown’s Bill Seeks Financial Justice for Defrauded Wells Fargo Victims
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Senator Sherrod Brown’s Bill Seeks Financial Justice for Defrauded Wells Fargo Victims

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A series of developments following the Wells Fargo scandal…

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What Will You Lose If Consumer Financial Protection Goes Away?
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What Will You Lose If Consumer Financial Protection Goes Away?

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As Americans adjust to the realities wrought by the…

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