Consumer Bureau Now Taking Credit Report Complaints

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the new federal watchdog agency, will help people resolve their issues with the credit bureaus.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to hear your credit report complaints. The bureau, which was created by Congress to protect consumers, announced earlier this week that it is now accepting these types of complaints, along with complaints about credit cards, mortgages, bank accounts, private student loans, and vehicle or other consumer loans.

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Cameron Huddleston
Former Online Editor,

Award-winning journalist, speaker, family finance expert, and author of Mom and Dad, We Need to Talk.

Cameron Huddleston wrote the daily "Kip Tips" column for She joined Kiplinger in 2001 after graduating from American University with an MA in economic journalism.