Deceptive Mortgage Ads Targeted by New CFPB, FTC Initiative

Mortgages

Deceptive Mortgage Ads Targeted by New CFPB, FTC Initiative

Deceptive Mortgage Ads Targeted by New CFPB, FTC Initiative

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission are taking on deceptive mortgage advertising and marketing in the latest enforcement actions from the government agencies. Specifically, the two agencies worked together in a sweep of more than 800 mortgage ads to assess whether the ads violated the Mortgage Acts and Practices — Advertising… Read More

Online Advertising Actually Works, Report Finds

Personal Finance

Online Advertising Actually Works, Report Finds

Online Advertising Actually Works, Report Finds

As we continue to report our series on how personal data is used to track consumers online, a new report demonstrates the new reality of Internet advertising: It works. People who clicked on search ads – the ads that appear at the top of search results on Google, for example – made 86% more purchases… Read More

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