US Senate Aging Committee Launches New Anti-Fraud Hotline and Website to Assist Seniors

U.S. Senate Aging Committee Launches New Anti-Fraud Hotline and Website to Assist Seniors

If you or someone you know suspect you’ve been victim of a scam or fraud aimed at seniors, the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging has set up a new toll-free hotline to help.

The hotline […]

California Launches Innovative New Senior Protection Web Site

California Launches Innovative New Senior Protection Web Site A new consumer protection Web site was launched for California seniors, who have traditionally been prime targets for con artists. The California Department of Insurance (CDI) is hosting the new Web site www.seniors.ca.gov to educate seniors and their advocates and provide helpful information about how to […]

Video: Independent Foreclosure Review

Independent Foreclosure Review

The Federal Reserve recently released a video on the Independent Foreclosure Review. The video aims to help borrowers who believe they were financially harmed during foreclosure processes between 2009 and 2010.

Many borrowers across the country have gone through foreclosure in recent years. Sometimes consumers went through the process with unanswered questions […]

New and Improved OnGuardOnline Website – FTC

 

FTC Announces New and Improved OnGuardOnline Website

Want to know more about Internet safety and security? Visit the new and improved OnGuardOnline.gov for practical tips and resources on how to be safe, secure and responsible online. Created through a partnership of 16 federal agencies led by the Federal Trade Commission, it’s a great […]

CFPB Hits the Ground Running

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) hit the ground running this week, launching functions and issuing a variety of required rules and reports that represent important steps in making the CFPB operational and effective from the start.

Today, the CFPB is sending introductory letters to the CEOs of the depository institutions – generally large […]