After Wall Street greed and recklessness crashed our economy more than a decade ago, the government bailed out the financial industry. Now that tens of millions of Americans are out of work and many more are barely hanging on due to the pandemic, big banks, credit rating companies and predatory lenders are ripping off consumers. We’re fighting to hold them accountable and protect Main Street Americans with stronger financial safeguards.
What you can do
We’re calling on Congress and the White House to crack down on lawbreakers, cheats and scam artists in the financial industry and stand up for consumers. Here’s how.
Defending the CFPB from Trump and Wall Street
The CFPB put $12 billion worth of profits from banks scams back into our wallets. Now it’s under attack by Trump officials loyal to big banks and financial predators.
“Too big to fail” banks are too big to exist
Here’s why it’s time to break up the megabanks that are too big to fail, too big to jail and too big to manage.