Comment Letters

March 7, 2019 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: CFPB

NACA joins with other consumer, civil rights, and labor organizations to express support for the “Consumers First Act,” introduced by Rep. Maxine Water, chairwoman of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee. The bill puts consumers at the forefront of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”)’s work. The Consumers First Act refocuses the CFPB on its mission to protect consumers and restores the structures it needs to fight discrimination in lending.

February 28, 2019 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

The National Association of Consumer Advocates, a national nonprofit organization engaged in promoting a fair and open marketplace that forcefully protects the rights of consumers, particularly those of modest means, writes Congress to share our strong support of legislation that would end the corporate use of forced arbitration against consumers and workers.

February 26, 2019 | Filed under: Credit Reporting

Credit reporting, which is the leading category of complaints that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau receives from the American public, is fraught with widespread, systemic drawbacks that have had a devastating financial impact on millions of consumers’ lives...The time is ripe for Congress to examine old and new problems and consider meaningful reforms to protect consumers in the credit reporting system.

December 20, 2018 | Filed under: Debt Collection | Tagged with: CFPB, Debt Collection

NACA joins with organizational partners to urge the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to write a strong debt collection focused on protecting consumers from debt collection abuses.

December 13, 2018 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: CFPB, Credit Reporting, Debt Collection, TCPA

This letter to Congress was updated on January 3, 2019.

October 30, 2018 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

NACA and Fair Arbitration Now coalition strongly supports the Restoring Justice for Workers Act, which would ensure that millions of U.S. workers will once again have their day in court to enforce protections available to them under employment and civil right laws.

October 24, 2018 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

One-year after tie-breaking vote in Congress that killed CFPB's arbitration rule, consumers still need their rights restored. 

October 19, 2018 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: Tax

NACA publishes report on the issue of taxing consumers on attorneys' fees awarded under consumer protection statutes. 

September 21, 2018 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

NACA joins with organizational partners calling on technology companies to remove forced arbitration clauses from contracts with their employees.

September 19, 2018 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: Data Privacy

NACA and other organizations sent a letter to the Senate Commerce Committee regarding the lack of consumer representatives testifying during the hearing "Examining Safeguards for Consumer Data Privacy."

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