RealtyTrac data shows consumer debt a bigger obstacle than securing a down payment in the home buying process.
Read about CFPB collections scrutiny, outsourcing, retiree debt and more in this Focus Report.
The business of selling debt and the changing face of debt collectors.
Going outside the credit union's walls helps some get much-needed collection expertise.
A vast majority of pre-retirees between 51 and 61 years of age are approaching retirement with sizable amounts of debt.
How will the CFPB change debt collection practices?
The days of segmenting past due accounts into queues based on criteria such as priority, product and alphabetical order are over.
Bureau investigation finds some servicers divided payments to maximize late fees charged to borrowers.
Lack of savings, emergency funds top the list of concerns, according to a National Foundation for Credit Counseling survey.
Louisa Gabaldon pleads guilty to withdrawing $118,000 from accounts at Belen Railroad Employees Credit Union.