Tell Congress to Restore Consumer Protections

AFFIL launched a new design and layout to our website. Check it out at, and send us your feedback! Also, if you can’t find your favorite page in the new navigation, please let us know. And, we’re launching a new blog! We’ll be updating…Read More

Urgent: Vote Now to Stop Foreclosures!

It only takes a minute - please vote for our idea! There's a movement of citizens inspired by the presidential campaign who are now submitting ideas for how they think the Obama Administration should change America. It's called "Ideas for Change in…Read More

Cause supporters, please help end abusive credit card tricks and traps!

Have you received your credit card bill, only to realize that that it was due so soon that you have to pay it right away? Do you think it’s unfair when your credit card company suddenly decides to apply a new, higher interest rate to an old balance? Has…Read More

Ten reasons why you should care about predatory lending.

Ever have trouble explaining to your friends and family why they should care about “predatory lending”? I know I have, so we devised these ten talking tips for just that conversation. They are on our site, but we’re sending them around in case you missed…Read More

Senate Ignores Help for Homeowners, Bankruptcy Change the

AFFIL Partners Issue Statement: Joint Statement from Civil Rights, Consumer, & Housing Groups Washington, DC – In response to bankruptcy measures that would help more than half a million families being dropped for the Senate housing package, the…Read More
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