| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Corinthian Colleges Inc., the troubled Santa Ana for-profit college operator, is likely to be delisted from the Nasdaq stock exchange by next week, according to company disclosures.
Corinthian, which has been on a downward spiral since the federal...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 8:35 PM
Some financial advisers are riddled with conflicts of interest, making extra cash for themselves when they put your money in bad investments. Hidden fees and sales commissions can secretly gobble up thousands of your hard-earned dollars.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:56 AM
Reverse mortgages are in the headlines again — and again, sometimes for the wrong reasons.
The attention being paid to the loan product, which lets seniors 62 and older borrow against the equity in their homes, points to its anticipated...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:32 AM
Troubled by consumer complaints and loopholes in state laws, federal regulators are putting together the first rules on payday loans aimed at helping cash-strapped borrowers avoid falling into a cycle of high-rate debt.
The Consumer Financial Protection...
| Jan 25, 2015
WASHINGTON — When the federal government's consumer protection agency for financial matters tells you how to shop for a good deal on a home mortgage, you should follow the advice, right?
Maybe some of it. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:37 PM
When the federal government's consumer protection agency for financial matters tells you how to shop for a good deal on a home mortgage, you should follow the advice, right?
Maybe some of it. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which was created in...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:59 PM
Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase would pay $35.7 million for participating in a mortgage kickback scheme with a now-defunct Owings Mills-based title company under a federal consent order filed Thursday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:28 PM
Adjusted to reflect its October acquisition of Newtown, Bucks County-based TF Financial, National Penn Bancshares on Thursday reported increased fourth quarter and annual earnings in 2014.
The Allentown-based regional bank is quickly approaching $10...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 11:00 AM
Progressives give former Gov. Martin O'Malley of Maryland a chance at the presidency ("O'Malley's legacy marked by social gains, higher taxes," Jan. 20). There's been a rallying cry in the progressive wing for Sen. Elizabeth Warren to run in 2016. Her...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:19 AM
An online, interactive mortgage tool for consumers sounds pretty simple and straightforward, but the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's recent development of one hasn't been particularly well-received by the lending community.
In fact, David...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 11:05 AM
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's job is to protect the public from misdoing by financial businesses, and one way it holds them accountable is by publicly publishing some information about complaints it receives. Now, the agency itself is being...