MDRF Advocate of the Month – Meet Richard!

Richard has been helping people get out of debt for almost 24 years! Born in Springfield, Massachusetts, he opened an office right in his hometown as well as several other offices across Massachusetts so he could help the greatest number of people possible. With this passion to help others most in need, Richard helped to start MDRF back in 2011….

Consumer Protection Needs During Covid

Consumer Protection enforcement is about to come back in a big way, just in time to deal with the economic fallout we all face from the Pandemic. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was created in 2010 to deal with the aftermath of the 2008 recession, but a lot of its powers and effectiveness were reduced under the guidance of the previous president. This CNBC article provides an overview of what we can expect from CFPB under President Biden’s term.