July 8, 2015 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says the bank "sold bad credit card debt and robo-signed documents in violation of law."
Fair Isaac Corp. says its FICO credit-score calculations will no longer include information about bills that have been paid off or settled with a collection agency.
August 8, 2014 The company that controls the FICO credit score says it is changing the way the scores are calculated, making it easier for millions of borrowers to look better on paper.
Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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July 17, 2013 After two years of political bickering, Richard Cordray has been confirmed as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He thinks that, in the end, his agency has won bipartisan support for the work it will do.
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A "bank owned" sign in front of a home in Miami last October.
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August 10, 2012 The new rules would help eliminate surprises and make the mortgage loan process easier to understand, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says. It's also moving to give homeowners more protection when mortgage companies try to foreclose.
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