consumer protection

  Spring not only brings blooming flowers and warmer weather, it’'s also the high season for swindles and scams, from bogus quick tax refund offers to door-to-door solicitors with seemingly great deals on home and yard repairs. Amber Hunt, consumer advocate reporter with The Cincinnati Enquirer is back with us to discuss the paper'’s watchdog efforts and some of the more common scams and frauds to be on the lookout for, especially at this time of year.

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Provided, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

  The Dodd-Frank Act established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in 2010, with the mission to protect consumers by carrying out federal consumer financial laws, and to ensure that consumers get the information they need to make the financial decisions they believe are best for themselves and their families.   Michael Hurley and Sarah C.

What is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?

Apr 19, 2013

The two-year old Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is still a bit of a mystery to most people – what does it do, what laws does it enforce, how do consumers access it? David Pepper and Michael Hurley from the Cincinnati office of the law firm