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Defend Your Dollars is the website of the Consumers Union Financial Services Campaign, where we support reforms to the financial marketplace to curb bad practices by banks and lenders.

CFPB Opens Today; America Likes It
Posted by Tim at 07/21/11 06:45 AM

New poll results show that Americans support the CFPB as the watchdog officially opens today. Read more »

CFPB To Officially Open Its Doors Tomorrow
Posted by Tim at 07/20/11 09:00 AM

Consumers will see immediate benefits. Read more »

Richard Cordray Named To Head CFPB
Posted by Tim at 07/18/11 10:53 AM

Richard Cordray, former Ohio Attorney General, nominated to head the CFPB. Read more »

Liz Warren Defends Consumer Protection... Again
Posted by Tim at 07/14/11 03:29 PM

Professor Liz Warren was called before the House Committee on Banking to defend the Consumer Protection Bureau. You can join the fight to defend consumer protections. Read more »

When Farmville Leads To Fraudville
Posted by Tim at 07/08/11 03:21 PM

Consumers may not be protected when using mobile payments for games like Farmville Read more »

Banks Can Sell Your Personal Shopping Habits: You Can Stop Them
Posted by Tim at 07/07/11 12:12 PM

Savvy shoppers aren’t the only ones watching their spending these days. Read more »

Countdown To CFPB Launch
Posted by Tim at 07/07/11 10:29 AM

While the newly created consumer watchdog gets some powers to protect consumers on July 21 opponents are still trying to weaken the agency. Read more »