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Top 3 CFPB Priorities for 2015

CFPB We’re just a few months into a new year and already there are clear signs how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) plans to further advance its regulatory authority over bank and non-bank entities across the credit ecosystem. Here is a look at the top three priorities for the CFPB in this space:[ READ MORE ]

CFPB Credit Score Report: “Correlations across the results of scoring models were high”

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has just issued its latest report to Congress on credit scores sold to consumers versus credit scores sold to creditors. The 42-page report, which you can find here, provides an analysis of different scoring models, comparing credit scores sold to creditors and those sold to consumers by the national credit reporting agencies, including Experian. Of particular interest, and of reassurance to consumers, are some high-level conclusions from the report:[ READ MORE ]