- Cyber Monday draws $1.74B billion holiday dollars Updated: Dec-03-13 6:50 pm
- Nonbanks servicing student loans come under agency Updated: Dec-03-13 12:06 am
- Consumer protection officials: Shoppers beware Updated: Nov-30-13 4:06 am
- Consumer behavior aggressively tracked this season Updated: Nov-29-13 10:23 pm
- Lower gas prices lifting hopes for holiday sales Updated: Nov-27-13 11:16 am
- Toy recalls down, but hazards remain Updated: Nov-26-13 3:01 pm
- State warns retailers about Black Friday safety Updated: Nov-26-13 4:05 am
- Lawmakers urge bidding for gates in airline merger Updated: Nov-22-13 5:40 pm
- Colo county: Hacker takes $146K from bank accounts Updated: Nov-22-13 4:48 pm
- Court reverses ruling on Indiana's robo-call ban Updated: Nov-22-13 4:41 pm
- Cash America faces $19M in fines and refunds Updated: Nov-20-13 3:54 pm
- Farm bill takes aim at state animal welfare laws Updated: Nov-19-13 11:47 am
- Longtime insurance watchdog ends newsletter Updated: Nov-15-13 10:17 am
- NY law limits liability for convenience checks Updated: Nov-14-13 3:55 am
- Ind. utility regulator criticized over job change Updated: Nov-13-13 1:56 pm
- Colorado health exchange overseers want overhaul Updated: Nov-11-13 7:01 pm
- Brazil asks hotel chains to explain WCup prices Updated: Nov-08-13 4:38 pm
- CFO names new insurance consumer advocate Updated: Nov-06-13 3:05 am
NEW YORK - Cyber Monday is still on top.
WASHINGTON - The federal consumer finance watchdog is expanding its oversight to Sallie Mae and other companies that collect student loan payments.
CHICAGO - Consumer-protection officials are urging consumers to beware as the holiday shopping season shifts into high gear.
WASHINGTON - It's a big question for marketers: What kind of a buyer are you? And, as important, what are you willing to pay?
WASHINGTON - No one begs Santa Claus for cheaper gasoline. Yet falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers - and for people on their holiday shopping lists.
WASHINGTON - Toy recalls for excessive lead and other hazards are down this year, but consumer advocates warn that potential dangers to children remain on store shelves.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Department of Labor is telling retailers to make sure they take steps to ensure workers and customers are safe on Black Friday and other sale events.
DALLAS - Four key members of Congress say that all airlines - not just low-fare carriers - should be able to bid on gates and landing rights that American Airlines and US Airways will give up after their merger.
DENVER - Someone stole more than $146,000 from a rural Colorado county's bank accounts through a computer virus, officials said Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS - A federal appeals court has reversed a district judge's ruling that Indiana's ban on political robo-calls covers only in-state telephone calls because federal law doesn't allow such limitations.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday that Cash America International Inc. must pay $19 million in refunds and fines for "robo-signing" court documents and overcharging military members.
WASHINGTON - The future of state laws that regulate everything from the size of a hen's cage to the safe consumption of Gulf oysters may be at stake as farm bill negotiators work to resolve a long-simmering fight between agriculture and animal welfare interests.
ELLETTSVILLE, Indiana - An independent insurance newsletter based in Monroe County and read by industry leaders and consumer advocates across the continent has placed its last issue in the mail, ceasing publication after a 40-year run.
ALBANY, New York - A new law protects New Yorkers from liability for the unauthorized use of convenience checks that their debit and credit card companies send without being asked.
INDIANAPOLIS - Some consumer groups are criticizing an Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission member's move to a private organization that oversees the Midwestern electrical grid.
DENVER - Complaining of slow signups by people seeking insurance on the state health-insurance exchange, the Colorado exchange board pushed Monday for an overhaul to speed complex Medicaid and insurance applications. The board is worried about a looming Dec. 15 deadline for those stuck in computer purgatory.
SAO PAULO - Brazil's justice ministry is asking the main hotel chains in the country to explain the high prices being charged for rooms during the 2014 World Cup.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida's next insurance consumer advocate is going to be a former legislative employee.