The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should increase transparency in a number of ways, according to a new report released Sept. 24 by the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Bipartisan Policy Center criticizes CFPB for lack of public access to meetings and hearings, including Credit Union Advisory Council meetings.
Many years ago, I learned deceit doesn’t pay. Not for me, at least. I’m a what-you-see-is-what-you-get kind of person. That straightforward quality makes me a great reporter, but I’d be a lousy politician. I can’t lie to save my life—just ask my mother, or all the traffic cops who have...
A skill set required of journalists is the ability to sniff out situations that don’t add up. Lately, everywhere I turn, I get a whiff of stink.
She was only 7 years old, but Lynette Smith remembers watching the historic March on Washington on television on Aug. 28, 1963, with her family.
More loans. It’s the battle cry of almost every credit union in America, if not all of them.
Congress more likely to take on immigration, government funding instead of tackling the idea of raising the minimum wage when recess ends next week.
The credit union industry continues to focus on two generations that have little lending potential: boomers and Gen Y.
More than 800 credit unions have signed up as low-income credit unions in the year since the NCUA launched its ongoing LICU initiative.
Richard Cordray was confirmed as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau July 16, after Senate Democrats and Republicans successfully negotiated a deal that includes other pending nominees and will keep filibuster rules in place.