Consumer Complaint Data Base

At one time or another, many of us feel the need to scream about a bank, a credit card company, a student loan, a home equity credit line, a mortgage and on and on. You get the drift. Some of us actually turned our screams into complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.  Now you can search the database for free to find complaints and responses to the complaints.

The CFPB opened the database that has 90,000 individual complaints on financial products and services. They want you to take a look and see what others are complaining about and what actions were taken. You can find the database at

Here what consumers are complaining about:

CFPB Complaints

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Barbara Nevins Taylor

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