Time to Reboot the Housing Market
In the market for home purchase loans, stark disparities remain between people of color and non-Hispanic white homebuyers. Policymakers must seriously consider these disparities as they design programs to make the home mortgage market more equitable.
Infographic: Mobile Banking By the Numbers
Mobile financial tools can help the nearly 10 million households without bank accounts enter the financial mainstream and collectively save billions of dollars in fees.
Why LGBT People Can Still Face Credit Discrimination
Video Learn more about why LGBT people can still face discrimination when trying to access credit.
Cash Management Rule Maximizes Student Access to Financial Aid Dollars
The U.S. Department of Education’s proposed regulations of campus financial products would ensure that students’ best interests are met.
Improving Student Loan Servicing
The Center for American Progress makes comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on ways to improve student loan servicing.
Many Successes in Just a Few Years: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Turns 5
As critics call for deregulation, the CFPB demonstrates America’s need for a financial referee.
Do Not Gut Financial Reform in the Name of Helping Small Banks
Issue Brief The banking industry’s claims that policymakers must roll back financial reform to help small banks do not stand up to scrutiny.
Infographic: The Discrimination that Remains Beyond Marriage
Despite our nation’s progress on marriage equality, it remains legal to discriminate against LGBT workers, customers, students, renters, and homebuyers in a majority of states.
The Supreme Court Could Strike Down a Key Provision of Housing Discrimination Law
A ruling against disparate impact analysis would be a blow to the nation’s larger civil rights laws and to some of its most vulnerable populations.
Language Access Is a Consumer Protection Issue
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Language Access Plan is a step toward empowering consumers with limited English proficiency to participate fully in the financial marketplace.
Valuing All Our Families
Report Stable, healthy marriages and relationships can bolster the economic security and well-being of adults and children.