Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Consumer Information

Press Releases

Studies

Testimony and Comments


Consumer Information

  • Fact Sheet: Requirements the CFPB Must Meet to Reduce Regulatory Burdens on Smaller Financial Institutions, 06/17/11. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: Accountability of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 06/14/11. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Oversight of Non-banks, 11/18/10. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: How States and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Will Work Together to Protect Consumers, 11/04/10. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: Offices in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 10/19/10. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: The New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 10/15/10. (PDF)
  • Fact Sheet: Consumer Protections in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, 10/14/10. (PDF)
  • 50-State Small Dollar Loan Scorecard, 05/12/10. (PDF)
  • 50-State Small Dollar Loan Scorecard Backup, 05/12/10. (PDF)
  • How the Consumer Financial Protection Agency Streamlines Regulation, 09/15/09. (PDF)
  • Consumer Financial Protection Agency Will Coordinate with Banking Agencies, 07/21/09. (PDF)
  • Top Examples of Financial Regulatory Failure, 07/21/09. (PDF)
  • Abusive Lending Practices by Smaller Banks and Thrifts, 07/21/09. (PDF)
  • Position Paper: The Need for the Consumer Financial Protection Agency, 11/18/09. (PDF)
  • Q & A on the Consumer Financial Protection Agency (CFPA), 07/13/09. (PDF)
  • Enact the Consumer Financial Protection Agency! YouTube video

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Press Releases

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Studies

  • One Year After: A Progress Report on the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, 07/20/11. (PDF)

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Testimony and Comments

  • Comments in Favor of Including Consumer Narratives in the CFPB Public Complaint Database, 09/22/2014. (PDF)
  • Group Comments to CFPB Regarding the Consumer Complaint Narrative Comments, 09/19/2014. (PDF)
  • Sign On Letter to U.S. House Regarding Hearing "Legislative Proposals to Improve Transparency and Accountability at the CFPB," 05/21/2014. (PDF)
  • Letter Urging U.S. House to Oppose H.R. 3193, CFPB Rollback Package. 02/26/2014. (PDF)
  • Consumer Group Letter to Director Cordray on Complaint Narrative and Re-Identification, 08/23/2013. (PDF)
  • Public Interest Organizations File Comments to the CFPB on Telephone Survey Exploring Credit Card Dispute Resolutions, 08/06/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Senate to Confirm Richard Cordray to a Full Term as Director of CFPB, 07/15/2013. (PDF)
  • Privacy and Consumer Groups Support CFPB's Use of Data, 07/12/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA Letter Urges Senate to Support Up-or-Down Vote on Director Cordray's Nomination, 05/21/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Senate to Oppose Harmful Amendments to the Budget Resolution of 2013, 03/21/2013. (PDF)
  • An Agenda to Ensure Consumers are Heard, 02/01/13. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Senators to Confirm Richard Cordray to a Full Term as Director of the CFPB, 03/05/12. (PDF)
  • S. 3468 Will Undermine Efforts by Independent Agencies to Protect Consumers, 09/13/12. (PDF)
  • Consumer Groups Comments to the CFPB Regarding the Consumer Complaint Database, 07/20/12. (PDF)
  • Supporting Documents to Comments to the CFPB Regarding the Consumer Complaint Database, 07/20/12. (PDF)
  • Comments to the CFPB on Overdraft by Consumer Civil Rights and Housing Groups, 07/05/12. (PDF)
  • CFA Comments to CFPB on Payday Loans, 04/24/12. (PDF)
  • Coalition Opposes House Bills to Weaken CFPB, 02/07/12. (PDF)
  • Consumer Groups Support Public Database of Complaints to Consumer Financial  Protection Bureau, 02/07/12. (PDF)
  • Comments to CFPB Regarding Consumer Financial Products and Services Offered to Servicemembers, 09/21/11. (PDF)
  • CFA and NCLC's Comments to CFPB on 'Larger' Non-bank Participants, 08/15/11. (PDF)
  • Requirements the CFPB Must Meet to Reduce Regulatory Burdens on Smaller Financial Institutions, 06/17/11. (PDF)
  • CFA Warns CFPB Provisions of FY 2012 Appropriations Bill Harm Consumers, 06/15/11. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Senators to Oppose the Moran Amendment to Weaken the CFPB, 06/07/11. (PDF)
  • Accountability of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 06/07/11. (PDF)
  • Broad Coalition Letter Opposes Anti-CFPB HFSC Bills, 05/03/11. (PDF)
  • Statement of Travis B. Plunkett Regarding Budget Reductions to Financial Regulatory Agencies at Representative John Conyers’ Budget Impact Forum, 02/24/11. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Congress to Pass the Dodd-Frank Conference Report Immediately, Senate Version, 06/28/10. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Congress to Pass the Dodd-Frank Conference Report Immediately, House Version, 06/28/10. (PDF)
  • CFA and Other Groups Outline Priorities for Enhanced Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to House Conferees, 06/23/10. (PDF)
  • Opposition to the CFPA Auto Dealer Carve-Out Is Widespread: Here's What People Are Saying, 06/18/10. (PDF)
  • Civil Rights, Labor, Consumer Protection, and Advocacy Groups Oppose the Auto Dealer Exemption, 06/16/10. (PDF)
  • Letter to the Senate on Consumer Priorities in Financial Regulatory Reform Conference, 06/08/10. (PDF)
  • Letter to the House on Consumer Priorities in Financial Regulatory Reform Conference, 06/08/10. (PDF)
  • Military and Consumer Organizations Urge Senate to Vote Down Brownback Amendment to Exempt Auto Dealers from CFPB Oversight, 05/18/10. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges "No" Vote on Snowe-Pryor Amendment #3883 and "Yes" on Landrieu-Dodd-Kerry Side by Side, 05/18/10. (PDF)
  • CFA Guide to Amendments to Restoring American Financial Stability Act (S.3217), 05/12/10. (PDF)
  • CFA's Daily Look on Financial Reform: Vote NO on the Shelby Substitute, 05/06/10. (PDF)
  • CFA's Daily Look on Financial Reform: Preemption of State Laws Leaves Consumers Vulnerable, 05/04/10. (PDF)
  • CFA's Daily Look on Financial Reform: Consumer Regulator Should Cover All Lenders, Including Auto Dealers, 04/28/10. (PDF)
  • CFA's Daily Look on Financial Reform: Survey Says Public Support for Consumer Financial Agency is High and Has Grown over the Last 9 Months, 04/26/10. (PDF)
  • Broad Coalition Calls on Senate Banking Committee to Enact an Independent Consumer Financial Protection Agency, 02/22/10. (PDF)
  • Groups Urge Representatives to Oppose Minnick Amendment to Strike the CFPA, 12/10/09. (PDF)
  • Consumer Federation of America Supports H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, 12/10/09. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges House Financial Services Committee to Vote No on the Campbell Amendment, 10/21/09. (PDF)
  • CFA's Director of Housing, Barry Zigas, Addresses Concerns over Consumer Financial Protection Agency and the Housing Market, 08/11/09. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Travis Plunkett before the House Financial Services Committee regarding Community and Consumer Advocates' Perspectives on the Obama Administration's Financial Regulatory Reform Proposals, 07/16/09. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Travis Plunkett before the Senate Banking Committee on the Proposed Creation of a Consumer Financial Protection Agency, 07/14/09. (PDF)
  • Testimony of CFA and USPIRG on Regulatory Restructuring before the House Financial Services Committee, 06/24/09. (PDF)

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