Topic: Richard Cordray
The minimally regulated, fast growing payday lending industry strips Americans of billions annually. It's time for the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to implement regulations to curb predatory lending so that a $400 loan doesn't put a borrower thousands of dollars in debt.
09/06/2011 05:07 pm
The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, launched in July, gives Americans a new ally in dealing with credit card and other financial companies. But just how far will the agency go in handling individual cases?
08/15/2011 11:43 am
The appointment of a former chief law officer to a new post in Washington provides a reminder of the enduring influence French has on English.
08/05/2011 01:00 pm
Job search efforts by many Americans could be hindered if Congress doesn't extend unemployment benefits into the fall, as one Ohio woman is discovering.
07/14/2010 02:34 pm