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CFPB Addresses Military, Mortgage Disclosures, and Credit Unions

The CFPB, now fully operational after the installation of Director Richard Cordray, recently established an advisory council for credit unions, a tracking system for financial scams targeting the military and a revamped form for mortgage disclosures.

CFPB Unveils Sample Credit Card Disclosures

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has begun another stage of its “Know Before You Owe” project, unveiling a two-page credit card disclosure that clearly lays out the key terms that consumers need to know.

CFPB Releases Sample Mortgage Disclosure Forms

Required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the revised forms are meant to help both consumers and lenders by simplifying the mortgage process. Comment by May 27.