From the Hood to the Hill

Intern noun [in-turn]  :     A wonderful system set up by and for employers to effectively get morning coffee, make photocopies, and to provide comedic relief in the stressful work day. You can comfortably sit back with a smirk as…
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Getting it Right: Congress Includes Greenlining Recommendations in Push for Greater Diversity

Diversity isn’t a topic that typically gets mainstream media coverage — until now.  On March 6th a controversial article leaked an incomplete, internal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau study that revealed racial disparities within the agency’s workforce. Long story short, employees…
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CFPB Strikes a Blow Against Discrimination in Auto Lending

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Department of Justice (DOJ) ordered Ally Bank to pay $80 million in damages to more than 235,000 borrowers who were forced to pay higher interest rates due to the color of their skin.…
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