CFPB Announces Consumer Financial Protection Week, Virtual Events Nationwide

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced the launch of Consumer Financial Protection Week which will take place from July 14, 2020, through July 17, 2020.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced the launch of Consumer Financial Protection Week which will take place from July 14, 2020, through July 17, 2020.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-announces-consumer-financial-protection-week-virtual-events/

CFPB Issues Financial Literacy Annual Report

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued its Financial Literacy Annual Report for fiscal year 2019.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued its Financial Literacy Annual Report for fiscal year 2019.

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CFPB Releases Research on Tax Time Savings

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today the results of a pilot study, Planning for tax-time savings, launched with the tax preparation company H&R Block that shows that simple messages encouraging customers to use their pre…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today the results of a pilot study, Planning for tax-time savings, launched with the tax preparation company H&R Block that shows that simple messages encouraging customers to use their prepaid card to save at tax time increased the likelihood that they would do so.  

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/bureau-releases-research-tax-time-savings/