01/19/18 – Acting Director Mick Mulvaney announced that the CFPB will undergo a review of the agency to identify “ways to improve outcomes for both consumers and covered entities.”
11/03/17 – The Department of Education (Ed. Department) has taken steps to increase its role in the oversight and enforcement of student aid programs and limit the role of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
10/20/17 – Last month, the CFPB took action against an online lead aggregator for allegedly steering consumers toward lenders who offered illegal or unlicensed loans that were void in the consumer’s state.
10/18/17 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) sued two affiliated companies and a service provider providing debt relief services for falsely presenting the companies as being affiliated with the federal government.
10/12/17 – In August, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposed a final judgment in court that would resolve a lawsuit against a credit repair company for illegal credit repair practices.