CFPB Director and House Republicans go Toe-to-Toe

With the season for political differences being in full swing, it is certainly no secret that there are plenty of politicians and government types who don’t always see eye-to-eye. Governmental battles are sometimes minor skirmishes, and sometimes they bloom into outright battles. There seems to be a battle brewing – one that has been brewing […]

Demystifying Credit Fraud

People are more worried about credit fraud these days than ever before; and rightly so! Credit fraud is one of those crimes that can affect your finances, your employment and even your ability to get loans or lines of credit. With all of the bad effects of credit fraud in mind, it is easy to […]

Black Americans More Unbanked than Whites

Recent studies have found that when it comes to using cash checking services or other alternative financial services that blacks are unbanked or underbanked at a much higher rate than whites. This news comes via a new report that was released by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The FDIC is an independent government agency […]