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Written by Calvin Phoon

Mar 18

2014

U.S. PIRG Releases “Debt Collectors, Debt Complaints” Report

Late last month, the U.S. PIRG Education Fund released its report on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Consumer Complaint Database, an aggregation of consumer complaints about various financial sectors, such as credit cards, mortgages, banks, and credit reporting. The Database is an important tool for the CFPB, as it enables the agency to learn about new threats to consumers, identify trends and potential unfair practices, and to use collected data to hold financial firms accountable. Read more →