Why is access to homeownership still so out of reach for consumers of color? Why do so many blacks and Latinos continue to suffer disproportionate denials for mortgage loans?
After returning billions of dollars in restitution that helped more than 25 million consumers plagued with financial struggles, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was dealt a judicial low blow.
Financial literacy is imperative when it comes to obtaining many things we want in life, especially those that may require financing.
Many consumers have questions about how credit works and the tangible habits that can help manage it responsibly.
If you dream of owning your own home but don't think you have enough money for a down payment, take another look. You could already have enough, or you might be closer than you think.
When it comes to feelings about finances, working Americans are practically split down the middle, according to a recent study.
Many people get caught up with the idea of making a lot of money to achieve their financial goals. While a high income is appealing, what you do with the money you earn matters the most.
At some point, we are all likely to face financial crisis: an unexpected expense, a layoff, illness or injury. To overcome such a crisis, you must be forward thinking and disciplined in managing your money.
Eight years ago, the world as we knew it began to crumble. Everything we knew to be enduring became fragile, weak and vulnerable. The economic conditions were atrocious, so lest we forget, please review the facts.
An old adage teaches that one man's pain is another's gain. That adage is a truism when it comes to the debt collection industry and the estimated 77 million people who have past-due debts.
Small businesses die daily, with most failing within the first five years, regardless of the circumstances.
You’ve purchased a new vehicle and as the new car smell overwhelms you, the salesperson has to verify your insurance coverage. This represents one of your best opportunities to create a coverage plan designed to meet your specific needs.
As the chief financial services regulator of the District of Columbia, my primary responsibility is to make sure that residents have choices in financial services in the District, and that they are treated fairly by the companies and individuals that ...
Nowadays, financial literacy has become a loose word where people just use it offhandedly and it has come to sound cliché when it really means a lot and can have dire consequences to those who don't understand it and don't ...
A Letter of Appreciation to All Who Decided to Open Accounts in Black Banks: This Might Prove to Be a Game-Changer
As president of the National Bankers Association, whose members include many of the black-owned banks that received and are still receiving an unprecedented level of support from all over America, I would like to extend heartfelt gratitude by simply saying: ...