Consumer Protection

Most complained-about credit card companies

Thousands of Americans are lodging complaints with the government’s financial watchdog about their credit cards, and some issuers are being griped about a lot more than others.

Of the more than 25,000 credit card complaints the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has processed between the November 2011 launch of its complaint database and last September, Capital One received the biggest share, according to new analysis from the U.S. Public Interest Research Group.

Which Credit Cards Get the Most Complaints in Colorado?

What’s in your wallet?

If it’s a Capital One card, you have the most complained-about credit card in Colorado, according to a report Tuesday by CoPIRG Foundation.

News Release | CoPIRG Foundation | Consumer Protection

Report: Capitol One Most-Complained-About Credit Card Company in Colorado

Colorado consumers file more complaints about Capitol One than any other credit card company, according to a report released today by CoPIRG Foundation.The report, which looked at data from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) public Consumer Complaints Database, also found that Colorado consumers are 12th most likely to file credit card complaints.

Report | CoPIRG Foundation | Consumer Protection

Credit Cards, Consumer Complaints

In this report we explore consumer complaints about credit cards with the aim of uncovering patterns in the problems consumers are experiencing with their credit cards and documenting the role of the CFPB in helping consumers successfully resolve their complaints.

Annual ‘Dangerous Toys’ list released in time for holidays

Some toys may be worth passing up this holiday season due to risks including choking, noise hazards and lead poisoning, according a new report.

CoPIRG Releases Annual ‘Trouble In Toyland’ Report

Toys have gotten safer in recent years but there are still plenty of dangerous ones parents might want to avoid. On Tuesday the Colorado Public Interest Research Group (CoPIRG) released the annual “Trouble in Toyland” report about those toys.

Study: Dangerous, toxic toys on store shelves

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has released its annual Trouble in Toyland list.

Troublesome Toys

Black Friday is right around the corner and you know what that means... Big deals, long receipts and lots of toys.

Troublesome Toys

CoPIRG has released its 28th annual toy survey, full of tips they hope will encourage parents to be vigilant and aware of potential risks while shopping this holiday season.

Report Shows Deadly Toys on Store Shelves

The Colorado Public Interest Research Group is urging parents to use caution when buying toys for their young children this holiday season.

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