Archives: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Richard Cordray and Consumer Protection/The Power of Humor

What is in the future for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau under new Director Richard Cordray? Then, humor memoir, Pat Wynn Brown’s style of performance art, tells stories in order to look at life’s difficulties with lots of laughter. Brown will join us to talk about the power of humor.

Controversy over President Obama’s Recess Appointments

Last week, President Obama appointed former attorney general Richard Cordray to direct the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The appointment caused controversy and anger. One group is even trying to change the way appointments are made. What sparked Obama’s decision, and what is in the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?

How Financial Reform Bill Protects Consumers

How financial reform legislation passed by Congress will affect consumers