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CFPB Aims to Simplify Mortgage Closing Documents

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Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has announced the second phase of its Know Before You Owe mortgage project, which will combine the two forms consumers get before finalizing a home loan into a single, easy-to-understand mortgage closing document. The CFPB is asking for public feedback on two alternative prototypes, which are designed to clearly explain the final details […] Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2011

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CFPB to Streamline Consumer Regulations

Consumer Protection Raj Date, Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, recently provided written testimony to the Subcommittee on... Read more →

by   |   November 8, 2011

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MSRB Provides State and Local Government Toolkit

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has launched an online “toolkit” for state and local governments as part of its work to protect municipal entities under... Read more →

by   |   November 7, 2011

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CFPB to Provide Early Warning of Possible Enforcement Actions

Banking, Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, has outlined plans to provide advance notice of potential enforcement actions to individuals and firms under investigation. The... Read more →

by   |   November 7, 2011