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Press Release: Four Groups and 50,000 Petitioners Urge Congress to Oppose Auto Loan Discrimination
November 13, 2015 – 3:16 pm

ColorOfChange, Working Families, Center for Popular Democracy and Americans for Financial Reform (AFR) delivered over 50,000 petitions urging Congress not to pass H.R. 1737, which would block the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) from working to fight discrimination in car loans.

Joint Letter: CFPB Moves Forward on Nonbank Auto Lending
December 8, 2014 – 10:46 am

“Supervision of nonbank auto financial institutions will bring much-needed attention to otherwise
lightly-regulated companies, will ensure compliance with consumer financial laws, and will
ensure that auto financing by banks, already subject to CFPB supervision, is not at a competitive
disadvantage.”

News Release: Federal Trade Commission Fails to Protect Used Car Buyers
December 7, 2012 – 4:26 pm

AFR and consumer groups decry a set of weak and flawed FTC rules for used car dealers.

AFR/NACA Webinar on Auto Lending Scams
November 15, 2012 – 1:28 pm
AFR/NACA Webinar on Auto Lending Scams

On Nov. 8, 2012, AFR and the National Association of Consumer Advocates co-hosted this free webinar on abusive auto finance practices.

Consumer Action Summary of the Dodd-Frank Act
September 23, 2010 – 9:41 am

Below, read a summary of the Dodd-Frank law from AFR member Consumer Action.
The landmark federal financial reform legislation (the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010) was designed to strengthen consumer protection …

Demos: Highlights of the Dodd-Frank Reform Act
September 23, 2010 – 9:37 am

Click here to see this information on the Demos site.
July 15, 2010
By Caleb Gibson Heather C. McGhee
Today, the Senate votes to pass the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, sending the landmark legislation to President …

CRL Summary of CFPB Provisions
September 17, 2010 – 10:42 am

The Center for Responsible Lending has produced a comprehensive bill summary of Title X of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which focuses on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Click here for a …

AFR: Improve the Senate Offer on Consumer Protection Agency
June 24, 2010 – 12:02 pm

June 23, 2010
Dear House Conferee:
While the Senate offer on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is generally good for consumers, there are a number of outstanding issues that need further enhancement.  Our priorities for improving the …