Finacial Reform 101 with Liz Warren


We support reforms to the financial marketplace that protect consumers from unscrupulous banks and lenders.

By Consumers Union on Thursday, April 1st, 2010

As you may know we are big fans of Liz Warren and her plan for consumer financial watchdog (the CFPA). On April 6th, our friends at Americans for Financial Reform are hosting a webinar. Click here to register now. It’s free but spots are limited.
Here are the details

Join us for this special discussion with Professor Elizabeth Warren and AFR Director Heather Booth! Get involved in the emerging movement for financial reform and the fight to rein in the big banks who crashed our economy.

– Find out about reform efforts in Congress—including the Senate bill
currently being debated, and the House bill which passed in

– Learn why we need a Consumer Financial Protection Agency to
protect us from abusive financial products

– Ask Professor Warren or Heather Booth your question about
financial reform

– Hear about ways to join the fight around the country and online

Professor Elizabeth Warren is the Leo Gottlieb Professor of Law at Harvard University and the Chair of the TARP Congressional Oversight Panel. She has written eight books and more than a hundred scholarly articles dealing with credit and economic stress. She currently serves as a member of the Commission on Economic Inclusion established by the FDIC. As a law professor, she first developed the idea for a Consumer Financial Protection Agency and has been one of its leading advocates.

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