Articles by: American Financial Services Association

Kathleen Kraninger Selected to Be Next BCFP Director

Kathleen Kraninger Selected to Be Next BCFP Director

Compliance June 22, 2018 at 11:52 am

PRESS RELEASE — President Donald Trump this week nominated Kathleen “Kathy” Kraninger as the new director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. Once confirmed by the Senate, Kraninger will replace the bureau’s Acting Director Mick Mulvaney, who also serves as director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).Read More

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MoneySKILL Now Available in Spanish

Guides June 21, 2018 at 12:46 pm

PRESS RELEASE — On June 12, the American Financial Services Education Foundation (AFSAEF)  launched the Spanish language version of its free online personal finance course, MoneySKILL. “The Hispanic population in the United States continues to grow and it’s important that we reach them with helpful financial literacy tools like MoneySKILLRead More

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AFSA Comments on NYC Proposed Rules for Secondhand Auto Dealers

Operations March 2, 2018 at 10:30 am

On Feb. 28, the American Financial Services Association (AFSA) submitted a comment letter to the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs regarding the Department’s proposed rules for secondhand auto dealers. The proposed rules would implement Local Laws 197 and 198 of 2017, which passed the City Council in September.Read More