Have you ever tried to switch banks – only to find that moving your money can be a real hassle? Banks make it difficult for customers to switch to a competing bank or credit union. Rerouting direct deposits and automatic payments can be a confusing and frustrating process that takes several weeks to complete. Some Continue Reading
DefendYourDollars.org new video showing you the step by step process to move your money safely
Watch the video “ConsumerWatch: Prepaid Reloadable Cards May Come With Fees” featuring our own Michael McCauley
The CFPB’s website, ConsumerFinance.gov has gone live and they are looking for your suggestions.
DYD received a great email from Professor Warren today announcing the launch of the CFPB’s new website.
Watch DefendYourDollars.org Gail Hillebrand talk about how the CARD Act will affect you on the Rachel Maddow Show
Earlier this week, Consumers Union President Jim Guest joined Senators Menendez and Reed at a news conference in Washington to underscore how financial reform will benefit consumers. But the real star of the news conference was Gloria McAlpin, who we first met in 2008 when we produced our “Faces of Foreclosure” video series.
Oh no they say he’s got to go.. Whoa Oh Bankzilla
Is your bank taking a big bite out of your wallet with interest rate hikes, hidden fees, and other unfair practices? You’re not alone. That’s why we launched our “Banker Man” stunt today in Washington.