California Coalition applauds Supreme Court decision in favor of the consumer protection agency; decries ongoing industry attacks on consumer protection, civil rights, climate justice

May 16, 2024 by In response to the Supreme Court’s decision in the case of CFPB v CFSA, Rise Economy CEO Paulina Gonzalez-Brito and Chief of Legal and Strategy Kevin Stein issued the following statement on behalf of Rise Economy and its 300 plus member organizations: “We are gratified to see the Supreme Court make the reasoned and only...
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Rise Economy Applauds CFPB’s credit card late fee rule

March 05, 2024 by

In response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) finalized rule cutting excessive credit card late fees by closing a loophole exploited by large card issuers, Rise Economy Chief Executive Officer Paulina Gonzalez-Brito today released the following statement. “We applaud the CFPB for putting working families first by limiting…

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As Supreme Court Decides Fate of CFPB and the U.S. Financial Regulatory System, over 100 Community Groups Still Await Answers: Only 15% of Bank CEOs Respond to Questions Posed on CFPB and Other Critical Values

October 03, 2023 by

October 3, 2023 San Francisco: Today the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau v. Consumer Financial Services Association of America (CFPB v CFSA), in which payday lenders are challenging the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB’s) funding structure. The outcome…

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