Press Releases

September 22, 2016 | Filed under: Debt Collection | Tagged with: CFPB

Advocates Urge CFPB to Strengthen Outlined Debt Collection Rules to Better Protect Consumers

Groups call for more robust documentation standards to ensure debt collectors can prove a debt is owed

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A coalition of 59 ...

September 13, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

Fair Arbitration Now Coalition Urges the House Financial Services Committee to Reject Legislation Stripping Federal Agencies of Authority to Restrict Forced Arbitration

Today, the Committee approved the “Financial CHOICE Act of 2016” (H.R. 5983), which...

July 20, 2016 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: CFPB

Joint statement on the fifth anniversary of the CFPB: Consumer, civil rights, and community-based groups say life is better for American families and neighborhoods...

July 8, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: CFPB

July 8, 2016     

For Immediate Release:                       

Funding Bill Packed with Riders to Obstruct the Consumer Financial...

May 5, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

Contact: Christine Hines,

NACA Commends CFPB’s Action to Limit Financial Fine-Print That Bars Class Actions

Rulemaking on Arbitration Will Restore...

May 3, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration


Consumer Advocates to Speak at Federal Consumer Agency’s Public Hearing in Albuquerque

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Expected to Release Proposed Rule on Consumers’ Access to Legal Remedies...

December 2, 2015 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

Congress must resist temptation to give in to powerful corporate lobbyists that seek to use the country’s budget process to eliminate a much-anticipated Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rulemaking that would ensure consumers have access to court when cheated or ripped off, consumer advocacy groups said today.

November 13, 2015 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

NACA and NCLC issued a press release in support of the Court Legal Access & Student Support (CLASS) Act, which protects students' right to access the court system....

November 9, 2015 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: NACA Annual Awards

The National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the Annual Consumer Advocacy Awards. These award recipients represent the best of consumer advocacy across a variety of fields. 

October 7, 2015 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

NACA has issued a press release regarding the CFPB's field hearing in Denver, during which it began the discussion about its first outline for a proposed forced arbitration rule....