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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New York AG, CFPB Join Forces to Fight Illegal National Debt Collection Scheme
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New York AG, CFPB Join Forces to Fight Illegal National Debt Collection Scheme

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A new federal lawsuit alleges that since at least…

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As For-profit College Enrollment Climbs, Blacks Graduate with More Debt
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As For-profit College Enrollment Climbs, Blacks Graduate with More Debt

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) With 44 million consumers owing about $1.4 trillion in…

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Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans
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Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In recent weeks, a spate of news coverage has…

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U.S. Court of Appeals Hits Consumer Financial Agency, Rejects $109 Million in Fines
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U.S. Court of Appeals Hits Consumer Financial Agency, Rejects $109 Million in Fines

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) After returning billions of dollars in restitution that helped…

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CBC Members Join the Call for Payday Lending Reform
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CBC Members Join the Call for Payday Lending Reform

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Within days of the October 7 deadline for public…

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CFPB Fines TMX Finance $9 Million Over Misleading Loans
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CFPB Fines TMX Finance $9 Million Over Misleading Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Many consumers breathe a sigh of relief when their…

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