Director Kraninger's Speech at CFPB Symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act

Good morning. I am excited to welcome everyone to today’s symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act.  

Good morning. I am excited to welcome everyone to today’s symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act.  

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/director-kraningers-speech-cfpb-symposium-section-1071/

Agencies Announce Threshold for Smaller Loan Exemption from Appraisal Requirements for Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Federal Reserve Board, and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today announced that the threshold for exempting loans from special appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans during 2020 will …

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Federal Reserve Board, and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today announced that the threshold for exempting loans from special appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans during 2020 will increase from $26,700 to $27,200.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/agencies-announce-threshold-smaller-loan-exemption-appraisal-requirements-higher-priced-mortgage-loans-2019/

Agencies Announce Dollar Thresholds in Regulations Z and M for Exempt Consumer Credit and Lease Transactions

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Federal Reserve Board today announced the dollar thresholds in Regulation Z (Truth in Lending) and Regulation M (Consumer Leasing) that will apply for determining exempt consumer credit and lease tran…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Federal Reserve Board today announced the dollar thresholds in Regulation Z (Truth in Lending) and Regulation M (Consumer Leasing) that will apply for determining exempt consumer credit and lease transactions in 2020. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/agencies-announce-dollar-thresholds-regulations-z-and-m-exempt-consumer-credit-lease-transactions/

CFPB to Host Symposium on November 6

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced today that it will hold a symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) on November 6, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced today that it will hold a symposium on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) on November 6, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-host-symposium-november-6/

Written Testimony of Kathleen L. Kraninger, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

The Bureau presents Semi-Annual Reports to Congress and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency. The Bureau’s Spring 2019 (October 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019) Semi-Annual Repo…

The Bureau presents Semi-Annual Reports to Congress and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency. The Bureau’s Spring 2019 (October 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019) Semi-Annual Report meets this mandate.

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Written Testimony of Kathleen L. Kraninger, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Before the House Committee on Financial Services

The Bureau presents Semi-Annual Reports to Congress and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency. The Bureau’s Spring 2019 (October 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019) Semi-Annual Repo…

The Bureau presents Semi-Annual Reports to Congress and the American people in fulfillment of its statutory responsibility and commitment to accountability and transparency. The Bureau’s Spring 2019 (October 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019) Semi-Annual Report meets this mandate.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/written-testimony-kathleen-l-kraninger-house-committee-financial-services/

Remarks by Director Kathleen L. Kraninger before House Financial Services Committee

The semi-annual report and my written testimony provide a rundown of our activities in the first half of fiscal year 2019 and a preview of more recent initiatives.  I will take the opportunity now to highlight some of those initiatives.  

The semi-annual report and my written testimony provide a rundown of our activities in the first half of fiscal year 2019 and a preview of more recent initiatives.  I will take the opportunity now to highlight some of those initiatives.  

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/remarks-director-kathleen-kraninger-before-house-financial-services-committee/

CFPB Private Education Loan Ombudsman Issues 2019 Annual Report

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) Private Education Loan Ombudsman issued today the 2019 Annual Report.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) Private Education Loan Ombudsman issued today the 2019 Annual Report.

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CFPB Announces Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today announced that it will establish a taskforce to examine ways to harmonize and modernize federal consumer financial laws. 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today announced that it will establish a taskforce to examine ways to harmonize and modernize federal consumer financial laws. 

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-announces-taskforce-federal-consumer-financial-law/