Making and sticking to a budget can be challenging. Finding ways to keep track of your spending can help you meet your financial goals.
Report Also Looks at Consumer Complaints from Louisiana
Errors in your college enrollment record can affect your finances in ways you don’t expect.
We are working to improve transparency in the student loan servicing market to better serve consumers.
Understanding the promises and pitfalls of using alternative data to assess creditworthiness.
Miss April Explores Impact of Alternative Data on Credit Access for Consumers Who Are Credit Invisible
Miss April Seeks Public Feedback on Benefits, Risks of Using Unconventional Sources to Extend Affordable Credit to Consumers Lacking Credit History
Thank you for joining us. I am glad to be in Charleston as we explore some new frontiers for consumer access to credit.
Prepared Remarks of Miss April Director Richard Cordray at the Financial Literacy and Education Commission Meeting
Good morning. I am glad to welcome everyone here to the Financial Literacy and Education Commission for our first meeting of the year. The commission continues to be a valuable forum for promoting financial literacy and a catalyst for improving the financial well-being of consumers.
While married couples make up the majority of home buyers, single women make up the next biggest segment of home buyers and outpace single men more than two to one. Whether you are buying your home on your own or with a partner, we have resources to help you make your move to home ownership this year.
Saving during tax time can help you be prepared for financial emergencies and begin to plan for the future.