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CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION
How To Pick A Financial Advisor
Jim T. Miller
Syndicated columnist, NBC Today contributor and creator of Sav...
With all the different financial advisers and services available today, choosing a trusted professional that can meet your needs can be a bit confusing. Here are some suggestions that can help.
Deceptive Overdraft Fees: There Ought to Be a Law!
Rep. Carolyn Maloney
U.S. Representative for New York's 12th District; Ranking Demo...
If you ask around, it's pretty easy to find someone who has a bank account overdraft horror story to tell. The Overdraft Protection Act of 2013, which I introduced last week with 42 cosponsors, would rein in abusive banking practices that hit the unwary hard.
A Sign That He's Helping People
Nominate Elizabeth Warren -- Provide the Pecora Hearings We Need
Author, 'White House Burning: The Founding Fathers, Our Nation...
A proper Senate confirmation hearing for Elizabeth Warren would allow her to explain in clear terms how "too big to fail" banks are are now involved in a hugely dangerous government subsidy scheme that presents a serious, nontransparent threat to consumers.
Elizabeth Warren: Consumer Bureau 'The First Real Agency We've Built In The 21st Century' (VIDEO)
Elizabeth Warren, Bill Gross, and the "New Normal" of Federal Appointments
Founder, DisruptiveJustice.org.; Washington, D.C. Attorney and...
Accepting the new normal for federal appointments, President Obama should boldly use his recess commissioning authority, even while fighting daily for traditional Senate confirmations.
Big Banks Make Desperate Last Ditch Effort to Weaken Wall Street Reform
Political Organizer, Strategist, Author; Partner Democracy Par...
Big Bank lobbyists would love to stick a shiv in important provisions of the financial bill as quietly as possible. Unfortunately for them, the Democratic leadership has done everything it can to make quiet back room dealing difficult.
FDIC's Sheila Bair Backs Consumer Agency, Defying Other Regulators
GOP Tensions Simmer Over CFPA
Even Watered-Down CFPA Doesn't Satisfy Key Republican
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Dodd: Consumer Financial Protection Agency Must Have 'Rule-Making Authority' (VIDEO)
Seniors Overwhelmingly Support Financial Reform, AARP Survey Says
Consumer Financial Protection Fight Enters New Round
News Flash: Lenders Prefer Fragmented Regulation of the Consumer Financial Marketplace
Norman I. Silber
Regulators appear to have placed a higher value on protecting the interests of those who sell financial products than on the interests of consumers of transparent, safe, and fair financial products.
What Consumers Can Do About Overdraft Fees
Founder and editor of Green Parent Chicago.com
Even if you're embarrassed to admit it, you're very likely among the estimated 50 million Americans who have been overdrawn on their checking account in the course of any given year.
Greenspan Backs Key Obama Wall Street Reform Effort
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