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Discover Bank Ordered to Refund $16 Million to Consumers
By: Jackie

Discover Bank Ordered to Refund $16 Million to Consumers

Your BBB® has learned that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against Discover Bank and its affiliates for illegal student loan servicing. Acc...

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Money Smart Week Offers Financial Resources For All Ages
By: Jackie

Money Smart Week Offers Financial Resources For All Ages

This week is Money Smart Week, and your BBB® would like to share news about the purpose of the week and the resources available to consumers through the sponsors. Acco...

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Let Me Borrow Your Credit Card?
By: Michael

Let Me Borrow Your Credit Card?

Your BBB® regularly hears from people being asked by mail to deposit checks and keep some of the money. While mail is the usual form, postal inspectors have found youn...

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Union Workers Credit Services Settles CFPB Lawsuit
By: Jackie

Union Workers Credit Services Settles CFPB Lawsuit

In response to thousands of complaints filed by consumers with the Better Business Bureau and law enforcement agencies, the Read More

5 Tips to Keep Your Cash Safer This Year
By: Susan

5 Tips to Keep Your Cash Safer This Year

Savvy consumers are always looking for new ways to protect their cash and keep their accounts safe from the access of hackers or thieves. Here are a few top tips, whic...

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One in Four Credit Reports Have Wrong Information
By: Michael

One in Four Credit Reports Have Wrong Information

Your BBB® informs callers and web visitors daily on how to get free annual credit reports. Creditors, employers, banks and othe...

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CFPB Proposes Scorecard to Protect Students from Dangerous Banking Products
By: Wes

CFPB Proposes Scorecard to Protect Students from Dangerous Banking Products

For years the federal government has voiced their disapproval of the way the relationship between the financial industry and higher education institutions target stude...

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Protecting Your Credit Report with a Credit Freeze
By: Amanda

Protecting Your Credit Report with a Credit Freeze

Data breaches seem to be announced a lot recently, and you may be wondering what you can do to help protect your personal information from being used for ID theft. You...

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