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CFPB Fines BofA $10M for Improper Garnishments

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau yesterday announced an enforcement action against Bank of America, in which the nation’s second-largest financial institution will pay a fine of $10 million after it was accused of unlawfully garnishing $592,000 from its customers’ bank accounts. A copy of the settlement order can be accessed …

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CFPB Fines Student Loan Servicer $1M For Lying About Forgiveness Options

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Thursday announced an enforcement action against a student loan servicing company, fining it $1 million for allegedly making deceptive statements to borrowers and misrepresenting the forgiveness and repayment options related to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. The action, taken against Edfinancial, comes a …

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