04/11/17 — The CFPB has released its 2016 annual report on consumer experiences and complaints.
03/30/17 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released its sixth annual report summarizing activities to administer the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA).
01/19/17 – The CFPB is taking action against two medical debt collection law firms for allegedly falsely representing that letters and calls were from attorneys attempting to collect on a debt when no attorney had yet reviewed the account.
01/19/17 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released a report on debt collection, finding that consumers feel threatened when contacted by debt collectors.
01/04/17 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its December complaint snapshot highlighting consumer complaints about debt collection.