Office of Sen. Barbara Boxer, April 8, 2014: GM is part of industry trade group lobbying to block legislation to protect consumers from unsafe, recalled rental cars.
Mother Jones, March 17, 2014: Over the past couple of years, the CFPB has issued dozens of protections shielding consumers from shady practices by mortgage lenders, student loan servicers and credit card companies.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 8, 2014: To understand the latest dispute between Ameren Missouri and its biggest electricity customer, Noranda Aluminum, think about pie.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 17, 2014: In theory, disclosing more information about fees was supposed to make 401(k) plans better.
St. Louis American, March 6, 2014
“St. Louis tops the nation in the number of minority households that are either unbanked or under-banked,” St. Louis Treasurer Tishaura O. Jones said Friday morning at an event her office hosted for the St. Louis Regional Unbanked Task Force. “We are also at twice the national average in overall unbanked households. These statistics are alarming, and they demonstrate an urgent need for financial education for our citizens.”
St. Louis American, February 28, 2014: “When we educate and empower people to make better financial choices, we also strengthen our community,” St. Louis Treasurer Tishaura O. Jones said Friday morning at an event her office hosted for the St. Louis Regional Unbanked Task Force.
You Are Invited -- Health Care Finance Beyond the Affordable Care Act: Missouri and Single Payer on Thursday, March 6, 2014, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Central Reform Congregatio, 5020 Waterman Boulevard, St. Louis MO 63108
Editorials in four publications in Missouri have exposed deceptions and flaws in the so-called payday loan bill that has been passed by the Missouri Senate and now awaits action in the House.
Fox 4 News WDAF-TV Kansas City, February 24, 2014: Missouri Gas Energy wants a $23 million rate hike. It says the increase is needed to help with pipeline and service line costs. Some customers believe the money will just line the pockets of company executives.
KMOV News Channel 4, January 30, 2014: Investigative reporter Chris Nagus confronts the man behind a debt collection scheme targeting people across St. Louis with harassing phone calls, threatening letters and unwanted visits from a phony business.