On January 31, 2013, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) launched an inquiry into the impact of financial products marketed to students through colleges and universities. According to their press release, the CFPB intends to use the information gathered to determine whether these arrangements are in the best interest of students.
Author: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Date of Publication: February 8, 2013
Last Updated: February 8, 2013