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National Mortgage News, More Consumers Applying for Home Equity Lines of Credit, 03.27.15

Reverse Mortgage Daily, Consumer Demand Grows For Home Equity Lines of Credit, 03.26.15

Auto Finance News, A Shift in Consumer Behavior is Coming to Auto Finance, Industry Experts Say, 03.25.15

American Banker, CFPB's No. 2 Drops Big Hints on Changes for Auto Loans and Complaints, 03.25.15

CBInsight, Onsite: CBA LIVE 2015 The Consumer Agenda, 03.25.15

The Washington Times, Obama, Consumer Board to Announce New Regulations on Payday Lending, 03.25.15

Housingwire, CFPB: No Concrete Plans to Extend TRID, 03.25.15

Dodd-Frank Update, Live Coverage: Conference Turns Focus Onto Consumers, 03.24.15

POLITICO, CBA Dispatch, 03.24.15

Orlando Business Journal, SBA's 7(a) Loans Up, Regional Administrator Says at CBA LIVE Event, 03.24.15

Orlando Sentinel, Experts Warn of More Data Breaches in Lead Up to EMV Roll Out, 03.24.15

American Banker, Over Banker Objections, CFPB Invites More Detailed Complaints, 03.19.15

Wall Street Journal, Details of Consumers' Financial Complaints to Go Public, 03.19.15

The Hill, CFPB Will Take Consumer Complaints Public, 03.19.15

Lexology, Legislation Introduced to Modify CFPB Structure: Will It Gain Traction? 03.12.15

Fortune, Following Obama's Lead, Democrats Propose Bankruptcy Relief for Some Student Loans, 03.12.15

Auto Finance News, Latest CFPB Study Examines Arbitration Agreements, 03.11.15

American Banker, Why Banks Are Likely to Lose in Battle Over New CFPB Arbitration Rules, 03.10.15

Wall Street Journal, White House Studying New Bankruptcy Options for Student-Loan Borrowers, 03.10.15

Bloomberg, CFPB Finds Arbitration Harms Consumers in Study Presaging Rules, 03.10.15

Reuters, U.S. Consumer Watchdog Warns on Arbitration, Could Issue New Rules, 03.10.15

POLITICO, Morning Money FS: Banks Not Happy About Prospect of New Rules, 03.10.15

Washington Post, CFPB: Most Consumers Have No Idea Whether They're Subject to Arbitration Agreements, 03.10.15

Money Talk News, Is Apple Pay Safe? Fraudulent Activities Raise Questions, 03.10.15

Wall Street Journal, Apple Pay Stung by Low-Tech Fraudsters, 03.05.15

DS News, Neugebauer Introduces CFPB Reform Bill, 03.05.15, CFPB Reform Bill Introduced in House Designed to Pass Congress, 03.05.15

The M Report, Bill Introduced to Replace CFPB Director With Committee, 03.05.15, Will CFPB'S Director Be Replaced By Commission? 03.05.15

National Mortgage Professional Magazine, Bill to Revamp CFPB Gets Support From Banking Groups, 03.05.15

Credit Union Times, CFPB Commission Bill Introduced, 03.05.15

The Hill, OVERNIGHT FINANCE: Banking Chairman Eyes Fed Reform, 03.04.15

Automotive News, Lender groups want answers from the CFPB, 02.25.15

Consumer Affairs, The Federal Communications Commission's Other Controversial Move, 02.25.15

InfoZone, Missouri Joins in Opposition of Banking Industry to Weaken Federal Robocall Ban, 02.24.15

CFPB Monitor, Trade Groups Urge CFPB to Respond to AFSA Vehicle Sales Finance Study, 02.19.15

WardsAuto, Lenders Press Federal Agency to Admit Mistakes, 02.18.15

POLITICO, Financial Trades Fight Back, 02.13.15, NACHA's Same-Day ACH Proposal Gets Key Bank Support, 02.10.15

USA Today, Banks Want to Open Cellphones to Robocalls, 02.08.15

The Wall Street Journal, Lawsky Pushes for Strict Payday Loan Rules, 02.05.15

InsideARM, ARM Industry Trade Groups Join Many Others in TCPA Reform Letter to FCC, 02.03.15

CFPB Monitor, CFPB Seeks Information from Industry on Student Loan Modification Options, 02.02.15

Chronicle of Higher Education, Federal Agency Asks Banks for Straight Talk on Help for Student Loan Borrowers, 01.29.15

Financial Advisor Magazine, Banks Want Retailers to Pay More Costs of Cyberattacks, 01.26.15

Associations Now, Bankers Petition FCC on "Robocall" Rules; Advocacy Groups Oppose Change, 01.26.15

CU Today, Financial Trade Groups – We Have Plenty of Breach Regs, 01.25.15

Law360, Retailers Continue Push for Lower Debit Swipe Fees, 01.24.15

The Hill, Financial Groups Want Same Data Security Standards for Retailers, 01.23.15

Mobile Payments Today, Bankers Praise SCOTUS Decision to Let Interchange Ruling Stand, 01.21.15

The Hill, Supreme Court Passes on Debit Card Fees, 01.20.15

Reuters, U.S. Top Court Rejects Challenge to Debit Card 'Swipe Fees' Rules, 01.20.15

Associated Press, Supreme Court Won't Hear Dispute Over Debit Card Fees, 01.20.15

American Banker, Supreme Court Denies Retailers' Bid for Interchange Hearing, 01.20.15

Wall Street Journal, Supreme Court Rejects Retailers' Bid to Lower Debit-Card Fees, 01.20.15

American Banker, Bank Sector Can Finally Lower Its Shield After Durbin Ruling, 01.20.15, Cellphone Robocalls Coming Soon? 01.20.15

Inside Higher Ed, Questioning Debit Card Deals, 01.15.15

Talk Radio News Service, Helping Consumers Avoid Credit Pitfalls, 01.15.15

Wall Street Journal, Regulator Prods Colleges on Vetting Accounts Pitched to Students, 01.14.15

American Banker, CFPB's 'Scorecard' Could Alter Bank Bids with Schools, 01.14.15

Bloomberg, CFPB Asks Students, Schools, Banks For Scoop on Campus Financial Products, 01.14.15

POLITICO, CFPB Hopes Colleges Embrace Financial Institution Scorecard, 01.14.15

American Banker, Banks Make Headway with FCC on Phone Call Lawsuits, 01.13.15

Inside the CFPB, 'No-Action Letter' Proposal Won't Reduce Regulatory Uncertainty, 01.12.15

The Hill, Cellphones 'Under Attack' from Robocalls, Consumer Advocates Warn, 01.09.15

BankTech, 2015 Banking Regulatory Outlook, 01.07.15

The Hill, CBA Boosts Congressional Team to Perfect Dodd-Frank, 01.06.15

POLITICO, CBA Hires Three, 01.05.15

Salon, Elizabeth Warren's Quiet (But Huge) Win: Why Wall Street Lobbyists Really Hated Her "Cromnibus" Fight, 12.18.14

The Hill, Emboldened Wall Street Ready to Dismantle Dodd-Frank Financial Law, 12.17.14

Inside Higher Ed, College Credit Card Agreements Continue to Decline, 12.16.14, CFPB - Less Credit on Campus, 12.16.14

American Banker, CFPB Takes Aim at Prepaid, Debit Cards on College Campuses, 12.15.14

Associated Press, Memories of Financial Crisis Fading as Risks Rise, 12.15.14

POLITICO, Fallon Moves to Consumer Bankers Association, 12.10.14

American Banker, CFPB's Plan to Police In-House Debt Collections Has Banks on Edge, 12.08.14

American Banker, Banks Fear Crackdown on In-House Debt Collections, 12.04.14

Wall Street Journal, CFPB Official Speaks Loudly on Student Loans, 12.03.14

BISNOW, What You Don't Know about Richard Hunt, 12.03.14

BankInfoSecurity, Beyond EMV - Technology for Fighting Fraud, 11.18.14

Bloomberg, Banking Groups Urge Robust Oversight of Retailers to Help Prevent Cyberattacks, 11.17.14

POLITICO, With Prepaid Rule, CFPB Shows Its Hand on Overdrafts, 11.13.14

The Hill, Lack of Retail Regs Raises Risk of Hacking, 11.12.14

POLITICO, Banks Welcome Congress Back with Data Breach Letter, 11.12.14

InsideARM, Financial Services Groups to Congress – Retailers Inaccurate and Misleading on data Breaches, 11.12.14

InfoSecurity, US Banks Lobby for Retailers to Pick Up Breach Bill, 11.12.14

Bloomberg, U.S. Lags Behind G-7 in Bank Accounts as Poor Can't Build Assets, 11.11.14

BidnessETC, Banks vs. Retailers - The Cybersecurity Battle, 11.10.14

Financial Times, Banks Take on Retailers Over who Foots Cyber Attacks Bill, 11.09.14

Wall Street Journal, Student-Loan Servicers Urged to Offer More Flexibility, 11.06.14

Mortgage Originator News, Trade Groups Say CFPB Proposed HMDA Rule will Increase Costs, 11.05.14

American Banker, CFPB Faces Tricky Challenge in Finalizing HMDA Changes, 11.03.14

CFPB Monitor, Leading Industry Trade Groups Comment on HMDA/Reg. C Proposal, 11.03.14

Arkansas Business, Apple Pay CurrentC, Shake Up the Checkout, 11.03.14

Credit Union Magazine, Fewer Consumers are Late for an Important Date, 11.02.14

Fox Business Network, Countdown to the Closing Bell: Consumer Bankers Association CEO: We are Secure as We Can Be [VIDEO], 10.28.14

WKMG-TV, Online Banking, Apps Force Brick-and-Mortar Bank Branches to go High-Tech, 10.28.14

The Washington Post, As Customer Needs Change, Local Institutions are Banking on Technology, 10.27.14

WhiteHouse.Gov, The President's BuySecure Initiative - Protecting Americans from Credit Card Fraud and Identity, 10.22.14

The Hill, Top Association Lobbyists 2014: Richard Hunt, 10.22.14

American Banker, The Banking Lobby's Strategy to Put the CFPB in Check [VIDEO], 10.21.14, Why Feds Want EMV For Govt. Debit Cards, 10.20.14

BankInfoSecurity, What's the President's Influence on EMV? 10.21.14

Business Insider, Here's What Happened To Your Target Data That Was Hacked, 10.20.14

American Banker, Lenders Challenge Premise of CFPB's Student Loan Findings, 10.16.14

CBS Money Watch, Lack of Options Forces Some Grads Into Loan Defaults, 10.16.14

Associated Press, Private Student Loan Borrowers Can't Get Help, 10.16.14

Chronicle of Higher Education, As Complaints Over Private Student Loans Rise, Repayment Information Remains Scarce, 10.16.14

Huffington Post, Consumer Regulator Vows Action as Student Loan Borrowers Suffer, 10.16.14

Roll Call, Will All the GOP Lobbyists Please Stand Up? 10.14.14

CBS, The Next Generation of Banking [VIDEO], 10.10.14

Wall Street Journal, Regulator Says Consumers Unfairly Blocked From Checking Accounts, 10.08.14

American Banker, CFPB Looking at How Banks Use Credit Reports for Checking Accounts, 10.08.14

USA Today, Banks with the Most Branches, 10.05.14

Nerd Wallet, JPMorgan Chase Hackers Put Millions at Risk, So Take These Steps to Avoid Getting Burned, 10.03.14

Wall St. 24/7, Banks With the Most Branches, 10.03.14

CQ/Roll Call, GOP-Run Senate Would Press for Dodd-Frank Changes, 10.02.14

Crain's Cleveland Business, KeyBank Names Senior Vice President in its Corporate Responsibility Segment, 09.30.14

Law360, Wal-Mart Owns Stake in New Banking Partner Green Dot, 09.26.14

Talk Radio News Service, Pat on Back for Student Debt Collection, 09.25.14

McClatchy, Student Loan Defaults Drop Slightly, but Still High, 09.24.14

Automotive News, Auto Finance Growth Expected to Boost Car Sales into 2015, 09.24.14

Bloomberg, Industry Groups Assail CFPB Narrative Plan; Publication Could Harm Consumers, Banks, 09.23.14

IBTimes, Government 'YELP,' Courtesy of CFPB, Draws Business Outcry About Consumer Complaints Narratives, 09.23.14, CBA Comments on Proposed Addition of Consumer Narratives to the CFPB Complaint Portal, 09.23.14

American Banker, Where the CFPB Heads Next in Auto Lending Probe, 09.18.14

Reuters, U.S. Consumer Bureau Proposes Scrutiny of Non-Bank Auto Lenders, 09.17.14, Breaches Make Me Rethink My Debit Card Swiping Habits, 09.17.14

POLITICO, Auto Dealers Slam CFPB Report on Auto Lending Methodology, 09.17.14

POLITICO, CBA Announces New Board Leadership, 09.17.14

ImpreMedia, No Credit Card? Rethinking it, 09.17.14

Akron Beacon, Charter One Becomes First National Bank to Offer Refinancing of Federal Student Loans, 09.16.14

InTheCapital, CBA Launches Private Student Loan Site, 09.16.14

American Banker, New CBA Chair Urges Fair Treatment of Overdraft Fees, Student Loans, 09.11.14

POLITICO, Apple Pay May Have Regulatory Costs, 09.11.14

NPR Marketplace, Overdraft Charges and Fees Aren't as Profitable as They Used to Be, 09.10.14

Desert News, Financially Failing - 4 Things Millennials are Bad At, 09.10.14

POLITICO, CBA Unveils Student Loan Push, 09.10.14, More Millennials say 'No' to Credit Cards, 09.09.14

POLITICO, And Speaking of Loans... 09.08.14

Credit Card Guide, 6 Tips Cut Bank Overdraft Confusion, 09.03.14

Wall Street Journal, Banking Apps Help Customers Avoid Costly Overdraft Fees, 09.03.14

Wall Street Journal, Banks' Fee Bonanza Dries Up, 09.02.14

Washington Business Journal, Federal Consumer Protection Agency pushes UMd. to disclose Capital One Deal Details, 08.29.14

ABA Banking Journal, Quick Guide to Big Data Use and Opportunities, 08.29.14

Chalotte Observer, Risk and Compliance Specialists in High Demand at Banks, 08.29.14

Charlotte Observer, Risk and Compliance Specialists in High Demand at Banks, 08.29.14

Inside Higher Ed, Bank Lobby Hits Back at Campus Debit Card Warnings, 08.21.14

CFPB Monitor, ABA Continues to Oppose CFPB's Proposed Debt Collection Survey, 08.21.14

NewsMax, Data Breaches May Drive Consumers Back to Cash, 08.21.14

Credit Card News, Campus Cards Generate Big Rewards, but Not for Cardholders, 08.21.14

Inside Higher Ed, Bank Lobby Hits Back at Campus Debit Card Warnings, 08.21.14

BGov, Consumer Bankers Say CFPB 'Vague' In Its Worries about Bank-School Deals, 08.20.14

American Banker, Data Breaches May Drive Consumers Back to Cash, 08.20.14

ABA Banking Journal, Big Data Ought to Evolve Organically, Not by Regulation, 08.19.14

Columbus Business First, Bankers Defend College Relationships amid CFPB Inquiry, 08.19.14

Newsnet5, Banks Reluctant to Light up Relations with Cannabis Businesses, 08.19.14

American Banker, Banks Fight CFPB Claim That Campus Pacts Are Secretive, 08.18.14

POLITICO, Crapo Challenges Education Department on Campus Cards, 08.13.14

Next City, How Post Office Banking Could Help the Unbanked Without Congress, 08.06.14

American Banker, Branch Employees Often Give False Info about Overdraft Fees: Consumer Groups, 08.05.14, CFPB Weighs in (Again) on Overdraft-Protection Policies, 08.04.14

BusinessWeek, Are Overdraft Fees Really Just Loans Charging 17,000 Percent Interest? 08.01.14

Reuters, Overdraft Fees Risky for Consumers, Bonanza for U.S. Banks, 07.31.14

Bloomberg, Banks Face Hit From CFPB on $30 Billion in Overdraft Fees, 07.31.14

Bankrate, CFPB Concerned about Overdraft Fees, 07.31.14

Associated Press, Debit Overdraft Fees Often Exceed Cost of Purchase, 07.31.14

POLITICO, Senate Testimony - Banks Would Pull Out of Campuses under Proposed ED Rule, 07.31.14
POLITICO, Hearing Prep, 07.31.14

CFPB Monitor, Senate to Hold July 31 Hearing on Campus Financial Products, 07.28.14

Dodd-Frank Update, CFPB Proposes Dodd-Frank HMDA Rule, 07.26.14

Bloomberg, CFPB Seeks to Give Consumers A Voice, Proposes Narratives for Complaint Database, 07.16.14

American Banker, Battle Over Postal Banking Reignites, 07.16.14

Credit Union Times, Experts Debate USPS Financial Services, 07.16.14

Reuters, U.S. Consumer Watchdog Floats Publishing Customers' Banking Stories, 07.16.14

Wall Street Journal, CFPB Proposes Publishing Detailed Complaints Against Banks, 07.16.14

POLITICO, CFPB to Publish More Information on Consumer Complaints, 07.16.14

The Hill, Rise in Electronic Payments Sharpens Security Focus, 07.14.14

Charlotte Observer, After Citigroup settlement, All Eyes on Bank of America, 07.14.14

Bloomberg, Banking at Post Office Could Deliver Renewed Source of Revenue, Convenience, 07.07.14

U.S. News & World Report, OpEd by CBA CEO Richard Hunt: Why Postal Service Banking Is a Bad Idea, 07.07.14

Birmingham Business Journal, Why Birmingham Banks are Revving Up their Auto Lending, 07.04.14

CFPB Monitor, Industry Trade Groups Urge OMB Not to Approve CFPB Arbitration Telephone Survey, 07.02.14

American Banker, Regulators Issue New Guidelines on Home Equity Lines of Credit, 07.01.14

Motley Fool, Customers Should Approach eBay with Caution, 06.23.14

The Commercial Record, Webster Banker Named To CBA Board of Directors, 06.20.14

Dallas Business Journal, Comerica Bank's Michael Aust Named to Consumer Bankers Association Board, 06.20.14

Banker & Tradesman, Santander Banker Joins CBA Board of Directors, 06.20.14

POLITICO, Wall Street Sees Big Money in Student-Loan Defaults, 06.19.14

POLITICO, CBA Adds Three New Members to Board, 06.18.14

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Banks Find Golden Recruiting Talent in Retail, 06.18.14

Roll Call, A Different Type of Transition Team, 06.16.14

Birmingham Business Journal, Four Thoughts with Consumer Bankers Association CEO Richard Hunt, 06.12.14

NakedSecurity, P.F. Chang’s Investigates Possible Credit Card Breach, 06.11.14

POLITICO, Bankers’ Group Calls for Attention to 'Real Issue' of College Affordability, 06.11.14

Wall Street Journal, Letter to the Editor on Fair Value Accounting and Student Lending, 06.06.14

Sandusky Register, Breaches Spark Credit Card Caution, 06.07.14

Bloomberg, Senators Explore Relations Between Borrowers, Student Loan Servicers, 06.04.14

InsuranceNewsNet, CBA Submits Testimony to Senate Banking on Student Lending Market, 06.04.14, Merchants want to Take Debit-Card Fee Fight to US Supreme Court, 06.03.14

POLITICO, Retailers Want to Take Swipe Fee Case to Supreme Court, 06.02.14

Defense News, Commentary – Transdisciplinary Defense, 06.02.14

POLITICO, Wells Fargo Becomes Comfortable in D.C., 05.28.14

CFPB Monitor, CFPB Confirms Plans for Auto Finance Larger Participant Rule in Rulemaking Agenda, 05.27.14

Banker & Tradesman, Crowdfunding and the Banks, 05.25.14

Reverse Mortgage Daily, Consumer Financial Optimism Ticks Upward for Spring, 05.22.14
American Banker, Five Years Later, Banks Come to Terms with CARD Act, 05.22.14
POLITICO, First Look – Consumers Feel a Little Better, 05.22.14
Huffington Post, Sallie Mae Torments Faithful Student Borrowers after Co-Signers Die, 05.21.14, CFPB To Open Meetings To The Public, 05.21.14
Congressional Quarterly, An Approaching Exodus of Banking Panel Aides? 05.19.14
CFPB Monitor, ABA and CBA Express Concern that the CFPB’s Consumer Debt Collection Survey Falls Short, 05.19.14

Bloomberg, Banks Say Deals with Colleges Could End If U.S. Rule Adopted, 05.14.14
BankTech, 3 Keys to Making Payments More Secure, 05.13.14
BankInfoSecurity, FFIEC Cyber Assessments – What to Expect, 05.12.14

American Banker, CFPB Plan Would Let Banks Use Online Privacy Notices, 05.06.14

American Banker, OpEd by CBA General Counsel: Arbitration Is Fair and Efficient for Consumers, 05.06.14

International Business Times, Timeline of Target’s Data Breach and Aftermath, 05.06.14

McClatchy, Data Breach Still Haunts Target, Ultimate Cost Unknown, 05.06.14, Because We’re Happy, 05.05.14

CNN Money, Target Breach - How Things Stand, 05.05.14

MarketWatch, 10 Things Con Artists Won’t Tell You, 04.28.14, Are Consumers Bullish on Their Financial Futures? 04.28.14

Bank Info Security, CBA – Recovering Data Breach Costs, 04.28.14

POLITICO, First Look: Finance Optimism Index Drops, 04.24.14

POLITICO, CFPB Raises Concerns about ‘Auto-Default’ Student Loan Clauses, 04.22.14

McClatchy, Consumer Protection Agency Warns about Automatic Defaults on Private Student Loans, 04.21.14

Associated Press, Report Says Private Student Loan Lenders Increasingly Force Default when Cosigner Dies, 04.22.14

Reuters, Students Struggle When Loan Cosigners Die, Go Bankrupt – Watchdog, 04.22.14

American Banker
, CFPB Raises Red Flags on Auto-Defaults for Student Loans, 04.22.14

Inside Higher Ed, Default by Death, 04.22.14

Dallas Morning News, Growing Numbers of Consumers Embrace Mobile Banking, 04.18.14

CFO, Cyber Risk - Are Boards the New ‘Target?’ 04.18.14, CFPB Rule Change Will Keep Remittance Transfers Functional Worldwide Past July 2014, 04.16.14

The Title Report, Tom Ridge says Cybersecurity of Banking Data is a National Duty, 04.15.14

CNBC, Richard Hunt on Facebook Entering the Banking Space, 04.14.14

POLITICO, Lenders Want Direct CFPB Answer on Auto Loans, 04.14.14

BankInfoSecurity, Retailer Security Needs Oversight, 04.14.14

CNBC, Credit Card Fraud Jumps, So What's Being Done? 04.09.14
DelawareOnline, Discover, Dover Air Force Base and DelTech Earn Award, 04.09.14
Reverse Mortgage Daily, CFPB to Level Playing Field Between Banks and Non-Banks, 04.08.14

CFPB Monitor, OIG finds CFPB's supervision program needs improvement, 04.03.14, Panel of CFPB, OCC, and FTC Regulators Addresses Banker Questions, 04.03.14
Inside Mortgage Finance, Risk to Consumers is What Prioritizes CFPB Efforts, Some Lenders Figured That Out and Are Adapting, 04.03.14
MPA, CFPB not "one-sided," CFPB Claims, 04.03.14, CFPB’s Peggy Twohig Responds to Banks’ Supervisory Exam Frustrations, 04.02.12, Consumers Still Bummed about their Finances, 04.02.14
POLITICO, Officials: Scrutiny of auto loans a big priority for CFPB and Justice, 04.01.14
DailyFinance, Survey: As Shutdown Memories Fade, Financial Optimism Grows, 04.01.14
POLITICO, CBA Members Have Grim Outlook, 04.01.12
The Dodd Frank Update, CBA LIVE Coverage: No Rest for the CFPB, 04.01.14
FishbowlDC, Four Former US Presidents Highlight Consumer Bankers Association Conference, 04.01.14
POLITICO, Bankers Head to the Harbor, 03.31.14
POLITCO, Also Starting Today: CBA Conference, 03.31.13

CUInfoSecurity, Court Ruling: A Fraud Prevention Boost? 03.27.14
SC Magazine, Banks File Class-Action Against Target and Trustwave Over Massive Breach, 03.25.14
Dealer Outlook, Have Retailers Lost the “Swipe Fee” War? 03.25.14
LAW360, DC Circuit Oks Fed’s Limits on Debit Card Swipe Fees, 03.21.14
POLITICO, Ruling Lines up Possible Swipe Fee Fight at Supreme Court, 03.21.14

Associated Press
, U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Fed's Cap on 'Swipe' Fees, 03.21.14
American Banker, Appeals Court Upholds Fed Rule on Debit Interchange Fees, 03.21.14
Reuters, U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Fed's Debit Card 'Swipe Fee' Limits, 03.21.14
POLITICO, Appeals Court Sides with Fed on Swipe Fee Rule, 03.21.14
American Banker, 16 Lessons from Retail Banking 2014, 03.18.14

Mercury News, Data breaches: Retailers and Others Should Shoulder Some Costs, 03.13.14
Roll Call, Financial Industry Warily Looks to Tea Party Conservatives for Tax Support, 03.11.14
Review Journal, Banking Insider: U.S. Bank Tests Voice Biometrics to Replace Passwords, 03.10.14

MSN Money,
Will A Lost or Stolen Credit Card Hurt Your Scores? 03.03.2014

Los Angeles Times
, Regulator Urges Banks to Give Customers Free Monthly Credit Scores, 02.28.14

McClatchy, Consumer Bureau Urges Companies to Offer Free Credit Scores, 02.27.14

The Hill, CFPB Pushes Consumer Access to Credit Scores, 02.27.14

POLITICO, CFPB Urges Credit Card Companies to Provide Free Credit Scores, 02.28.14

POLITICO, Wall Street Threatens GOP on Bank Tax, 02.27.14

POLITICO, Trade Groups United in Opposition to Bank Tax, 02.27.14

Reuters, U.S. Consumer Watchdog Calls for Credit Scores on Card Statements, 02.27.14

Bankrate, Feds Let Banks Serve Pot Industry, 02.27.14

NakedSecurity, MasterCard Aims to Reduce Card Fraud with Smartphone Geo-Location Technology, 02.26.14

American Banker, Week’s Best Quotes, 02.26.14

The Hill, Trade Groups Oppose Fee on Large Banks in Camp Tax Plan, 02.26.14

Bloomberg, Banks Fight Revised U.S. Plan to Monitor Checking Overdraft Fees, 02.21.14

ABC News Radio, The Cost of the Massive Security Breach at Target, 02.20.14

American Banker, Do Banks Have a Future in Small-Dollar Credit? 02.19.14

Wall Street Journal, Inside Target, CEO Struggles to Regain Shoppers' Trust, 02.19.14

Bank Info Security, Suits Against Target Make 'Statement', 02.19.14

New York Daily News, Bank Workers Overseas Enjoy far Better Benefits than Employees in New York, 02.18.14

Associated Press, Cost of Target Data Breach for Banks Tops $200M, 02.18.14

Washington Post, Costs Related to Target’s Massive Data Breach, 02.18.14

FOX Business, Target Breach Costs Banks, Credit Unions More Than $200M, 02.18.14

The Hill, Target Hack Cost Banks Over $200M, 02.18.14

WTOP Radio, Banks and Security Breach Costs, 02.18.14

Talk Radio News Service, Data Breach Toll Exceeds $200 million…and Counting, 02.18.14

Credit Union Times, Target Breach: CUNA/CBA Member Costs Top $200M, 02.18.14

Wall Street Journal, Cost of Replacing Credit Cards After Target Breach Estimated at $200 Million, 02.18.14

National Journal, The Target Data Hack Cost Banks More Than $200 Million, 02.18.14

World Herald, Omaha Front and Center in High-Tech Fight to Safeguard Credit Info, 02.17.14

Boston Globe, Elizabeth Warren Sees Promise in Postal Service as Lender, 02.14.14
Washington Post, Cold Snap Continues for Retail Sales, 02.13.14
Associated Press, GAO Recommends Changes for Student Debit Cards, 02.13.14
POLITICO, Trade Associations Form Cybersecurity Partnership, 02.13.14
BankInfoSecurity, Target Breach: Cost to Banks, 02.12.14, Banks Feeling the Post-Breach Bite, 02.12.14
NBC News, Tightening Card Security, 02.11.14
The Hill, CBA/ICBA OpEd – Banks Pay Price for Retailers’ Data Breaches, 02.11.14
CNN Money, Timeline – Retail Cyberattacks Hit Millions, 02.11.14
Bank Credit News, CBA Revises Initial Cost of Target Data Breach to $172 million, 02.11.14, Credit Unions Estimate $30 Million Hit from Target Breach, 02.11.14
American Banker, Data Security, Regulation Weigh Heavily on Retail Bankers, 02.10.14
Associated Press, Target Data Hackers Might Have Used SMB Contractor in Breach, 02.10.14
Herald Tribune, Data Breaches Challenging Banks, 02.09.14
Associated Press, Vendor Confirms Link to Target Data Probe, 02.08.14

NPR, Post Office Could Rack Up Billions By Offering Money Services, 02.07.14
American Banker, Target Breach Cost to Banks: $172 Million -- and Counting, 02.06.14
Reuters, U.S. Regulator Calls for Better Data-breach Disclosures, 02.06.14, How to Apply for Credit With No Credit, 02.06.14, Bankers Balk as Postal Service Floats Plan for Payday Loans, Digital Currency, 02.06.14
POLITICO, Banks Urge Focus on Retailers’ Computer Systems, 02.05.14
The Hill, Democrats Say Struggling Post Office Branches Could Dabble in Banking, 02.05.14
Fox News, Pot, Bitcoins Cause Banking Dilemma, 02.04.14

POLITICO, Banks to Congress: There’s More Than One Way to Address Cyber Threats, 02.03.14

USA Today, Some Major Banks Will No Longer Offer Payday-like Advances, 02.02.14

The Fiscal Times, Business Groups Warn GOP to Drop Debt Ceiling Battle, 01.31.14

MPR News, Report: 15M cards replaced over Target breach, 01.29.14, Issuer Costs Rising In Target Breach’s Aftermath, 01.30.14

Law360, Chase, BofA Replace 15.3M Cards After Target Breach, 01.28.14

American Banker, Post Office Offering Loans is 'Worst Idea Since the Edsel': Banks, 01.27.14

The Washington Post, D.C. Area Appointments, 01.27.14

The Hill, Judges Thrust Into Debit-Card War, 01.20.14, Appeals Court Now Mulling Debit-Rate Decision, 01.20.14
Wall Street Journal, Major Banks Eliminate Short-Term Loans Amid Regulatory Scrutiny, 01.17.14
POLITICO, Judges Question Retailers’ Swipe Fee Argument, 01.17.14

American Banker, Appeals Court Signals Support for Fed in Interchange Suit, 01.17.14
Star Tribune, Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank Ax Payday Loans, 01.17.14
Washington Post, Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank to End Payday Loans, Citing Tougher Regulation, 01.17.14, Private Student Loans See Decreased Defaults, 01.17.14
American Banker, Regions Exits Deposit Advance Market, 01.15.14
POLITICO, Regions to Discontinue Deposit Advance Products, 01.15.14

American Banker, As QM Goes Into Effect, Uncertainty Is the Only Sure Thing, 01.10.14

POLITICO, Banks Push Back on Student Loan Criticism, 01.09.14

U.S. News & World Report, Is the Private Student Loan Market as Bad as it Seems? 12.23.13

POLITICO, Student Loan Study, 12.20.13

American Bankers, CFPB's Mind Already Made Up on Arbitration, Banks Charge, 12.12.12

New York Times, LTE: Short-Term Bank Loans, 12.05.13
Bloomberg, CFPB Tightens Supervision of Student Loan Servicers, 12.03.13
Washington Post, Bureau Will Be Powerful Ally in the Corner of Student-loan Borrowers in March, 12.03.13
POLITICO, CFPB Puts Student Loan Servicers Under Scrutiny, 12.03.13

St. Louis Beacon, Federal Consumer Agency Scrutinizes Repayment Issues for Private Student Borrowers, 11.26.13


American Banker, Banks: Deposit Advance Guidelines Will Help Payday Lenders, Hurt Consumers, 11.21.13

Wall Street Journal, U.S. Regulators Issue New Rules on Short-Term Bank Loans, 11.21.13

CNN Money, Banks Warned on High-Interest Loans, 11.21.13

POLITICO, Banking Regulators Finalize Guidance on Payday-Like Loans, 11.21.13

Bloomberg Businessweek, The Financial Information Mismatch, 11.20.13

Bloomberg Businessweek, Consumer Bureau Yields to Title Insurers on Mortgage Rule (1), 11.20.13

American Banker, Banks Disappointed Supreme Court Won't Hear Disparate Impact Case, 11.14.13

American Banker, Banks Tout Programs for Military Veterans, 11.11.13

Forbes, 8 Ways Private Lenders Make Your Life With Student Debt Harder, 11.08.13

The Wall Street Journal, Financial Watchdog's Key Tool: Consumers' Complaints, 11.07.13
Charlotte Observer, Smaller Charlotte Banks Struggle to Fill Openings, as Students Grow Wary, 11.03.13

The Hill, Top Lobbyists 2013, 10.30.13

Bank Director, They Love It, but Will They Pay for It? 4th Quarter Issue, 2013

Bloomberg, Banks Pushed by Regulators Send ‘Nastygrams’ to Car Dealers, 10.19.13

MortgageOrb, No Wonder They're Living With Their Parents, 10.23.13, Banks Provide Payment Assistance to Consumers Impacted by Gov’t Shutdown, 10.23.13

The Wall Street Journal, The Problem With Student Loans, 10.16.13

Associated Press, Student Loan Borrowers Complain of Repayment Snags, 10.16.13

American Banker, How A Debt Ceiling Default Would Damage Banks, 10.07.13

Law 360, CFPB Sets Stage For New Credit Card Regulations, 10.02.13

Wall Street Journal, CFPB Says Card-Fee Problems Persist, 10.02.13

Reuters, U.S. Lawmakers Probe Banks' Debit Card Deals with Colleges, 09.27.13

Bloomberg, Banks Pressed by U.S. Lawmakers for Details on College Deals, 09.27.13
POLITICO, Trade Groups to Congress: No shutdown, 09.27.13

American Banker, New CBA Chief on Regulation, QM Rule and the Future of the Branch, 09.26.13
Inside Counsel, Cybersecurity Strategies Essential to Law Department Operations, 09.26.13
POLITICO, First Look: New CBA Leaders, 09.25.13
The Fiscal Times, Consumer Agency at 2: More Growing Pains Ahead, 09.25.13
Fortune Magazine, What Banking Monopoly? 09.24.13

Wall Street Sector, Student Debt in the U.S. Economy is Taking the Shape of a Bubble, 09.16.13

CFPB Monitor, Mount Holly case draws numerous amicus briefs supporting Township’s position, 09.09.13

American Banker, JPMorgan Chase Drops Out of Student Lending, 09.05.13

CNN Money, JPMorgan to stop making student loans, 09.05.13

Reuters, JPMorgan to stop making student loans, 09.05.13

Bloomberg, CFPB Says Antonakes Named Deputy Director; Will Continue to Lead Supervision, 09.04.13

POLITICO Morning Money, First Look: Bankers Tout Private Student Loans, 08.28.13

American Banker, 9 Bank Policy Predictions For Year's End, 08.28.13

Reuters, US Agencies Propose Rules to Cut Mortgage Risk, 08.28.13

The Hill, Housing Industry Leaders Express Optimism for Revamped Risk-Retention Rule, 08.28.13

American Banker, Fed Pledges to Fight On in Swipe Fee Case, 08.21.13

POLITICO Pro, Fed Turns to Appeals Court in Swipe Fee Saga, 08.21.13

American Banker, Newspaper Names Most Influential Banking Lobbyists, Policymakers, 08.09.13

POLITICO Pro, Delay in student loan fix leads to headache for banks, 08.14.13

The Hill
, 100 People to Watch this Fall, 08.07.13

CFPB Monitor, New federal student loan rates create TILA compliance challenges, 08.06.13

POLITICO Pro Whiteboard, Judge tosses debit card swipe fee cap rule, 07.31.13

Reuters, U.S. judge rejects Fed cap on debit card swipe fees, 07.31.13

USA Today, Judge strikes Fed's cap on debit 'swipe' fees, 07.31.13

American Banker, Regulators Nix Lenders' Request for Leniency on Student Loans, 07.25.13

POLITICO Pro Whiteboard, Regulators Encourage Repayment Alternatives for Private Student Loans, 07.25.13

Valley News, Editorial: Protecting Borrowers; Senate Deal Opens the Way, 07.19.13, CFPB Tangles With Bankers Over Big Data, 07.19.13

Associated Press, By confirming consumer agency head, Senate GOP loses leverage to demand changes, 07.17.13

Time, Richard Cordray Approved as Consumer Watchdog Director: Why You Should Care, 07.17.13

Bloomberg, Cordray’s Confirmation Unleashes U.S. Consumer Bureau Powers, 07.17.13

Automotive News, Cordray confirmation strengthens CFPB clout, 07.17.13

New York Times, Vote Ushers In New Era in Oversight of Lending Practices, 07.16.13

Washington Post, Senate confirms Cordray to head Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 07.16.13

American Banker, Congress Must Build a Better CFPB, 07.15.13

The Detroit News, Opting for bank overdraft plan means higher fees, 07.15.13

Main Street, Student Loan Refi, 07.15.13

Radio 720 WGN Chicago Radio, Online Checking: Don’t Bank on It, 07.09.13

American Banker, Regulators Double Down on Deposit Advances; Consumers Pay, 06.28.13

USA Today, Yet another bank fee could be a pain in the app, 07.07.13 (republished from CNBC)

CNBC, Yet Another Bank Fee Could Be a Pain in the App, 06.27.13

Reuters, Regulators seek flexibility from private student loan lenders, 06.25.13

Reuters, Justices to hear presidential 'recess appointments' case, 06.24.13

American Banker, Supreme Court to Hear Recess Appointments Case, 06.24.13

The Hill, Consumer Bureau head under fresh spotlight thanks to high court move, 06.24.13


The Plain Dealer, Richard Cordray's career fate may now be in the Supreme Court's hands, 06.24.13

Herald Tribune, Are banks' overdraft fees unfair? 06.24.13

Banker & Tradesman, Bureau Puts Spotlight On Overdraft, Other Fees Banks Frown On Possible Regulation, 06.24.13

Subprime Auto Finance News, More Industry Reaction to Departure of CPFB's Hackett, 06.21.13

American Banker, Pew Uses Animation to Highlight Risks of Payday Lending, 06.13.13, CFPB Cracks Down On Overdraft Fees, 06.12.13

NBC Nightly News, Banks rack up big overdraft fees, 06.11.13

CNBC Closing Bell, Concerns Over Bank Overdrafts, 06.11.13

Wall Street Journal, Regulators Turn Up Heat Over Bank Fees, 06.11.13

Washington Post, Rules to curb overdraft has mixed results, CFPB says, 06.11.13

Associated Press, Agency: Opting for overdrafts means higher fees, 06.11.13

Politico Pro, CFPB raises concerns on overdraft fees, 06.11.13

Dallas News, Federal regulators issue warning about overdraft fees, 06.11.13

American Banker, The Myth of the All Powerful CFPB, 06.06.13

The Hill's CongressBlog, The CFPB and the elephants in the classroom, 06.05.13

American Banker, Banks Fight Back Against Overdraft Reporting Requirement, 06.03.13, NMBA names conference speaker, 06.05.13, Influential CBA Advocate to address Dodd-Frank, 06.05.13

National Mortgage News, Some Stress Collaboration as Means of Meeting Reg Deadline, 05.28.13, Industry groups urge CFPB to delay loan originator compensation rule’s June 1 date, 05.29.13

LA Times, Freshman senator takes on financial industry, 05.19.13

USA Today, Student loan loads block home, car purchases, 05.18.13

American Banker, CFPB Driving Banks to Drop Auto Dealer Incentives, 05.16.13

Daily Finance, To Co-Sign or Not to Co-Sign? That Is the Question, 05.16.13

Wall Street Journal, Eateries Fear Health Law's Bite, 05.14.13

American Banker, Key to Saving the Student Loan Market? Hint: It's Not Banks, 05.13.13

Detroit Free Press, Student loan debt stopping some consumers from buying cars, homes, 05.12.13
Also appeared in Bloomberg Businessweek

Washington Post, US seeks more payment flexibility for private student loans, 05.11.13
Also appeared in The Boston Globe

Main Street, Big Banks Looking to Catch a Break on Student Loan Debt, 05.09.13

Wall Street Journal, Regulator Seeks to Spur Restructuring of Student Loans, 05.08.13

Bloomberg, Private Student Debt Refinancing Could Help Economy, CFPB Says, 05.08.13

Washington Post, CFPB lays out options for easing repayment of private student loans, 05.08.13

American Banker, CFPB Calls for Payment Reductions on Student Loans, 05.08.13

Dallas Morning News, Heavy student loan debt can make college degree more of a burden than blessing, consumer protection agency says, 05.08.13

American Banker, Lenders Push Regulators for More Leeway on Student Debt, 05.07.13, Millennials – Never Too Early to Start Saving, 05.05.13

Bloomberg, Small banks demand exemption from U.S. data collection, 05.05.13

American Banker, Consumer Groups Help Banks Score Victory on Remittance Rule, 05.03.13

Bloomberg, Small Banks Seek Exemption in U.S. Collection of Fee Data, 05.02.13

Targeted News Service, CBA Statement on Remittances, 05.01.13

ABA Banking Journal, MULTICHANNEL STRATEGIES Banks planning to invest in coordinated customer experiences, 05.01.13

CSR Wire, CBA and Ashoka Announce 2013 'Banking On Youth' Competition Finalists, 04.29.13

The Hill, Banking group says new regs could push consumers into risky payday loans, 04.28.13

American Banker, Fed Faces Flak Over Bank Payday Loans, 04.24.13

Dallas News, Federal regulators, Texas officials act to curb payday loans, 04.24.13

Targeted News, CBA Statement on Deposit Advance Products, 04.24.13

Bloomberg, U.S. Amasses Data on 10 Million Consumers as Banks Object, 04.17.13

The Hill, Bankers, lawmakers push back against community bank regs, 04.16.13

McClatchy, Big-box stores offering loans, other financial services, 04.15.13

Law 360
, Banks Seek More Time To Comply With CFPB Mortgage Rules, 04.11.13

Ballard Spahr CFPB Monitor, CFPB issues Small Entity Compliance Guide for ability to repay mortgage rule; trade groups seek more time for implementation, 04.11.13

Arizona Daily Star, Housing: Consumer bureau's complaint hotline is revealing, 04.06.13

American Banker, Most Banks Escaping Public Scrutiny of Complaint History, 04.05.13

Washington Post, Mortgage-related complaints make up almost half of cases in federal database, 04.05.13

Bloomberg, Why Your Student Loan Interest Rate Is So High, 04.04.13

Bank Systems and Technology, Online Still Represents Lion's Share of Digital Investment, 04.03.13

American Banker, The Week's Best Quotes, 04.03.13

Crain's Cleveland Business, Area branches can't bank on future, 04.01.13

The Arizona Republic, Like your credit score? Look closer, 03.31.13

Banks complain, Marketplace, Consumer watchdog bares it all, 03.29.13

Politico Pro, CFPB makes appeal to 'citizen hackers', 03.28.13

USA Today, Consumer protection chief vows predatory loan crackdown, 03.28.13

Wall Street Journal, BofA Tops Financial-Complaint List, 03.28.13

Des Moines Register (Gannett), Consumer protection chief vows crackdown on predatory lenders, 03.28.13

Compliance Week, CFPB's Controversial Complaint Database Goes Live With 90,000 Records, 03.28.13

American Banker, Will CFPB Complaint Database Help or Humiliate Banks? 03.28.13
The Hill, Banks push regulators for student loan flexibility, 03.28.13
Politico Pro, Banks want flexibility on student loans, 03.28.13
The Hill, Consumer bureau makes public more than 90,000 consumer complaints, 03.28.13
Politico Pro, Johnson announces retirement, 03.26.13
Arizona Republic, Prepaid cards helping banks tap customers, 03.23.13

Bloomberg, Biased Loans by Auto Dealers to Bring Bank Suits by CFPB, 03.21.13

Arizona Republic, Are bank branches endangered species? 03.18.13

Tonawanda News, First Niagara honored with national award, 03.16.13

American Banker, Banks Brace for Looming Crackdown in Auto Lending, 03.15.13, Consumer Bankers Association Honors First Niagara for Creating and Maintaining Affordable Housing Opportunities in the Communities it Serves, 03.13.13

American Banker, Bankers Grill CFPB's Antonakes on Exam Process, 03.12.13

American Banker, Are Bank Branches Toast? Industry Panelists Discuss, 03.12.13

American Banker, Banks Get Warning on Payday Loan Withdrawals, 03.12.13

American Banker, Five Key Questions about Retail Banking's Future, 03.12.13

Bloomberg, Lawmakers grill Cordray in duel over consumer watchdog, 03.12.13

Politico Morning Money, Banks Ace Stress Tests, 03.08.13

American Banker, Fed Unveils Dodd-Frank Stress Test Results, 03.07.13

Bloomberg News, The debate over overdrafts, 03.01.13

Bloomberg, Overdraft Rules Get Go-Slow Approach at Consumer Bureau, 02.28.13

Politico Pro, Wall Street shrugs off sequestration, 02.27.13, Five High-Tech Trends Driving the Future of Banking, 02.27.13

Bloomberg, U.S. Consumer Bureau Seeking Comments on Student-Debt Policies, 02.21.13, ABA, CBA: CFPB should provide more incentives for firms to participate in trial disclosure programs, 02.21.13

Financial Services Litigation, "Circuit Split on TILA Widens” Or “Three Years is a Lot Longer Than it Used to Be”, 02.21.13
Reverse Mortgage Daily, Mortgage Bankers to CFPB: We Need More Say in Disclosure Rewrites, 02.20.13

Politico Pro, Why Warren Scares Wall Street, 02.15.13

McClatchy Newspapers, Consumers coming back, but they may not run up credit cards, 02.14.13
Automotive News, Bank of the West edges east, 02.11.13

Bloomberg, Elizabeth Warren Not Ready to Back Down on U.S. Consumer Bureau, 02.07.13

McClatchy Wire, Court decision throws future of consumer protection agency in doubt, 01.30.13

WSJ Washington Wire, Could Court Case Presage Changes at the CFPB? 01.30.13

Time Business, As Battle Brews Over Financial Watchdog Agency, A Look at What It’s Done So Far, 01.28.13

Associations Now, Recess Appointments Ruling: Associations React Strongly, 01.28.13

Subprime Auto Finance News, While Lenders Gather Again to Talk Compliance, President Obama Wants Cordray to Stay Atop CFPB, 01.25.13

Bloomberg, Cordray Nomination Shows Consumer Bureau Battle Lines Unmoved, 01.24.13

The Washington Post, Cordray nomination expected to be challenged by Senate Republicans, 01.24.13

American Banker, Second CFPB Fight May Be Just as Contentious as First, 01.24.13

Politico Morning Money, GAME CHANGE? BANKERS EASE OFF CORDRAY, 01.24.13

Politico Morning Money, BANKS TAKE AIM AT CFPB, 01.16.13

Associated Press, Banks say new agency's oversight is slow, costly, 01.15.13
Also appeared in Washington Post
American Banker, Refi Boom Could End by Mid-2013, 01.15.13

Bankrate Insurance, Consumer Bankers Association’s Paul Wible: Get educated about car loans, 01.03.13

Politico Pro Finance, CFPB has not lived up to critics' warnings, 01.02.13

Wall Street Journal, Consumer Watchdog Readies to Bare Its Teeth, 01.01.13

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