As the American economy grows and changes, it’s more important than ever that New Yorkers are informed of their rights as consumers and have access to information they need to make the right lending and credit choices for them. Empire Justice Center provides representation, policy advocacy and analysis and know your rights information on access to credit, auto loans and student loans issues.
Acting Director Mulvaney has fired all members of the advisory boards of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, including Empire Justice Center’s Ruhi Maker, endangering financial
well-being of American families.
CFPB Publishes Complaint Narratives – What it Means for New Yorkers
July 29, 2015
The CFPB began accepting complaints as soon as it opened its doors in July 2011. Three years later, in July 2014, the CFPB announced that they would begin making narratives associated with those complaints public.