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How To Move Your Money: Video
Posted by Tim at 10/31/11 09:59 AM

DefendYourDollars.org new video showing you the step by step process to move your money safely Read more »

Great New Coverage On Our Prepaid Card Campaign
Posted by Tim at 02/18/11 11:28 AM

Watch the video "ConsumerWatch: Prepaid Reloadable Cards May Come With Fees" featuring our own Michael McCauley Read more »

Liz Warren Wants To Hear From You!
Posted by Tim at 02/16/11 11:07 AM

The CFPB's website, ConsumerFinance.gov has gone live and they are looking for your suggestions. Read more »

Message From Professor Warren: Launch of ConsumerFinance.gov Website
Posted by Tim at 02/03/11 11:41 AM

DYD received a great email from Professor Warren today announcing the launch of the CFPB's new website. Read more »

DYD on the Rachel Maddow Show- Watch Here
Posted by Tim at 08/24/10 10:12 AM

Watch DefendYourDollars.org Gail Hillebrand talk about how the CARD Act will affect you on the Rachel Maddow Show Read more »

After beating foreclosure, Georgian speaks out for financial reform
Posted by Michael McCauley at 04/29/10 04:14 PM

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. Read more »

Bankzilla's Rampage Continues
Posted by Tim at 04/29/10 11:21 AM

Oh no they say he's got to go.. Whoa Oh Bankzilla Read more »

Banker Man attacks on Capitol Hill!
Posted by Michael McCauley at 04/28/10 05:05 PM

New Image.JPG 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. Read more »

Credit Unions Promoting Idol-esque Video Contest
Posted by Tim at 03/16/10 11:55 AM

Pretty funny and fantastic idea to promote Credit Unions and the Move Your Money spirit. Read more »

CFPA or Die
Posted by Tim at 03/09/10 10:11 AM

Comedy website Funny or Die have put together a couple of fantastic skits about the need for financial consumer protections. Read more »

Liz Warren on the Daily Show
Posted by Tim at 01/29/10 12:23 PM

If you have never written your Senator Now is the Time! This is the issue that will affect you everyday. Read more »

You're Alright Goolsbee- Austan Goolsbee To Attend CU Summit!
Posted by Tim at 12/22/09 09:30 AM

The DefendYourDollars.org Team is stoked to announce that this financial reform rock star will be attending our Summit in February. Read more »

It's Not Such A Wonderful Life
Posted by Tim at 12/08/09 06:41 AM

Great new video reminds us that while Wall Street is starting to bounce back, Main Street is continuing to struggle. Plus a reason why to rethink the vanity license plate. Read more »

Credit Card Freeze Bill ... Frozen!
Posted by Tim at 11/19/09 02:23 PM

Republican blocked a bill that would move up the effective date of the CARD Act Read more »

Happy Birthday Lehman Failure!
Posted by Tim at 09/14/09 03:45 PM

CFPA is key to protecting our financial system Read more »

I want my CTV! Financial Reform to Protect Consumers- More Videos!
Posted by Tim at 06/22/09 10:33 AM

In the president's weekly address he explains the CFPA. Imitation is the highest compliment. Read more »

CU explains the CFPA.... ON VIDEO!!!
Posted by Tim at 06/19/09 02:43 PM

Gail Hillebrand, Financial Services Campaign Manager for Consumers Union explains the Consumer Financial Protection Agency (CFPA)- What it is, What would do and How YOU can help. Read more »

Financial Literacy or Die
Posted by Tim at 05/22/09 02:28 PM

ABC will be airing a "hip" special called “Unbroke: Everything You Need to Know About Money,” on May 29 9-10 PM. "BOOM, That's Math All Over Your Face!" Whatever works is cool with us. Read more »

Stop Selling My Student!
Posted by Tim at 05/21/09 03:36 PM

Guest Blogger Arone Silverman The new credit card bill will restrict how credit cards are sold to young people. Check out this discussion between the Consumerist and senior economic adviser to Obama, Austan Goolsbee. Read more »

Colbert on Credit!
Posted by Tim at 05/12/09 09:38 AM

The Colbert Report takes on the credit card industry after eating cat food. Surreal yet hilarious. Read more »

Colbert Report highlights a very bad bill
Posted by Lauren at 04/27/09 08:50 AM

Colbert says NO to the unprotective Payday Loan Reform Act. Consumers Union has suggestions on how to really protect consumers. Read more »

Warren + Stewart = BFFs
Posted by Tim at 04/17/09 02:17 PM

If you haven’t seen The Daily Show with guest Liz Warren, here it is along with some commentary from CU. Read more »

Faces of Foreclosure—What becomes of innocent tenants?
Posted by Tim at 04/09/09 11:44 AM

Faces of Foreclosure—What becomes of innocent tenants? GUEST POST BY Norma Garcia Read more »

Video about last week's successful credit card votes.
Posted by Lauren at 04/07/09 10:08 AM

Credit card industry defeated for now. Read more »

The Faces of Foreclosure— Tomás Hernandez
Posted by Tim at 03/10/09 11:29 AM

"It didn't turn out the way they said it would. The only option we have is to leave our house." —Tomás Hernandez Read more »