consumer protection http://wvxu.org en The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau http://wvxu.org/post/consumer-financial-protection-bureau <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Dodd-Frank Act established the <a href="http://www.consumerfinance.gov/" target="_blank">Consumer Financial Protection Bureau </a>(CFPB) in 2010, with the mission to protect consumers by carrying out federal consumer financial laws, and to ensure that <a href="http://www.consumerfinance.gov/askcfpb/" target="_blank">consumers get the information they need</a> to make the financial decisions they believe are best for themselves and their families.&nbsp;&nbsp; Michael Hurley and Sarah C. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 22591 at http://wvxu.org The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau What is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? http://wvxu.org/post/what-consumer-financial-protection-bureau <p>The two-year old<a href="http://www.consumerfinance.gov/"> <strong>Consumer Financial Protection Bureau</strong></a> is still a bit of a mystery to most people – what does it do, what laws does it enforce, how do consumers access it?<a href="http://www.blankrome.com/index.cfm?contentID=10&amp;bioID=2807"> <strong>David Pepper</strong></a> and <a href="http://www.blankrome.com/index.cfm?contentID=10&amp;bioID=91178"><strong>Michael Hurley</strong></a> from the <a href="http://www.blankrome.com/index.cfm?contentID=17&amp;itemID=15"><strong>Cincinnati office</strong></a> of the law firm <a hre Fri, 19 Apr 2013 05:30:05 +0000 Chris DeSimio 11528 at http://wvxu.org What is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?