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CFPB Data Reveal Consumer Complaints by Company

For most of its history, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has stood up for consumers, including by publishing detailed analyses of financial complaints. However,...

Jun 5, 2018 Report
The Case for Public Access to the CFPB’s Financial Complaints Database

The acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mick Mulvaney, is considering removing public access to the CFPB's online repository of more than one...

Jun 4, 2018 Report

In the years since the Great Recession, a torrent of cheap and easy credit has washed over car showrooms and used car lots. Many have...

Feb 15, 2018 Blog Post

Especially when more and more political involvement takes place online, online comments to the FCC on net neutrality should have been thoroughly vetted and...

Jan 9, 2018 Blog Post

It’s time for a conversation about how policy-makers can protect young consumers and their parents in the online world.

Jan 8, 2018 Blog Post

At Frontier Group, we provide information and ideas to help America bring its resources to bear on the problems that matter most. Here's what we've...

Dec 21, 2017 Blog Post

President Trump’s tax plan, released in September, includes a promise to simplify the tax code. The U.S. tax system is uniquely complex with its plentiful...

Oct 23, 2017 Blog Post

If driving around in a vehicle with dangerous, defective parts is something you’d like to avoid, then next time you’re buying a used car –...

Oct 13, 2017 Blog Post

The findings of our new report, Older Consumers in the Financial Marketplace, suggest that mistreatment of older consumers by financial companies is widespread – but...

Oct 12, 2017 Blog Post
An Analysis of Complaints, and Results, From the CFPB

Older consumers are at risk of harm from predatory financial behavior. An analysis of more than 72,000 financial complaints submitted by older consumers (those 62...

Oct 11, 2017 Report

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