New Report From Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Finds Over 11 Million Families At Risk Of Losing Housing

Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a report that warns of widespread evictions and foreclosures once federal, state, and local pandemic protections come to an end, absent additional public and private action. Over 11 million …

Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a report that warns of widespread evictions and foreclosures once federal, state, and local pandemic protections come to an end, absent additional public and private action. Over 11 million families are behind on their rent or mortgage payments: 2.1 million families are behind at least three months on mortgage payments, while 8.8 million are behind on rent. Homeowners alone are estimated to owe almost $90 billion in missed payments. The last time this many families were behind on their mortgages was during the Great Recession.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/new-report-from-consumer-financial-protection-bureau-finds-over-11-million-families-at-risk-of-losing-housing/

Director Kraninger's Remarks During “Current Priorities in Consumer Financial Protection Seminar” At Harvard Kennedy School

Director Kathy Kraninger’s remarks on the role of economic analysis and evidence-based policymaking at the Bureau, the role of research to measure the effectiveness of rulemakings, and the role of research in supervisory and enforcement work.

Director Kathy Kraninger's remarks on the role of economic analysis and evidence-based policymaking at the Bureau, the role of research to measure the effectiveness of rulemakings, and the role of research in supervisory and enforcement work.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/director-kraningers-remarks-current-priorities-seminar-harvard-kennedy-school/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Examines Early Impact of Pandemic on Consumer Credit

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a report examining the early effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on consumer credit.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a report examining the early effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on consumer credit.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-report-examines-pandemic-impact-on-consumer-credit/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Analysis of HMDA Data Points

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a new Home Mortgage Disclosure Act analysis of the 2019 HMDA Data. This data article is the second in a series and follows the first article published in June of this year.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a new Home Mortgage Disclosure Act analysis of the 2019 HMDA Data. This data article is the second in a series and follows the first article published in June of this year.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-issues-analysis-hmda-data-points/

CFPB Releases Report on Debt Settlements and Credit Counseling

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a report examining recent trends in debt settlement and credit counseling.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a report examining recent trends in debt settlement and credit counseling.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-releases-report-debt-settlements-credit-counseling/

FFIEC Announces Availability of 2019 Data on Mortgage Lending

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today announced the availability of data on 2019 mortgage lending transactions at 5,508 U.S. financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA).

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today announced the availability of data on 2019 mortgage lending transactions at 5,508 U.S. financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA).

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/ffiec-announces-availability-2019-data-mortgage-lending/

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Shows Substantial Decline in Credit Applications in March

A Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report examining the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic found that consumer credit applications declined substantially in March.

A Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report examining the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic found that consumer credit applications declined substantially in March.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-report-shows-decline-credit-applications-march/

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.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-issues-2019-financial-literacy-annual-report/

CFPB Releases New Report Exploring Differences between Large and Small Mortgage Servicers

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today a report examining the differences between large and small mortgage servicers. The report explores the role servicers of different sizes play in the mortgage market where size is defined …

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) released today a report examining the differences between large and small mortgage servicers. The report explores the role servicers of different sizes play in the mortgage market where size is defined by the number of loans serviced.

Read more / Original news source: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/newsroom/cfpb-releases-new-report-exploring-differences-between-large-and-small-mortgage-servicers/