Trump Can't Stop Screwing Over the Poor

His administration was gutting consumer protections before he yukked it up with global elites in Switzerland.
Matt Taylor
Rise Up

Trump's Pick for Consumer Watchdog Group Looks out for Big Business First

President Trump’s pick for head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mick Mulvaney, prioritizes corporate interests over the American people.
Jasper Craven

I Tried to Make My Home Energy-Efficient and It's Ruining My Life

People across America are pitched what seems like a win-win: make your house more climate-friendly for little or no money down. Advocates say it's a nightmare.
David Dayen
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Fake Roy Moore accuser linked to Project Veritas, Weinstein brothers accused of sex trafficking in new lawsuit, Trump uses racist joke against Elizabeth Warren in front of Native Americans, and more.
VICE Staff

Exclusive documents show a Wells Fargo employee informed the bank of fake customer accounts in 2006

Mimi Dwyer
Roberto Ferdman

How Predatory Payday Lenders Plot to Fight Government Regulation

At the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas, payday lenders strategized about how to keep profiting on the backs of regular people.
David Dayen
Motherboard Blog

The CFPB is Bringing Social Media to the Government to Fight Credit Cards

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, just launched a new consumer complaint site today. The dispinterest wall, is a forum for credit card holders, with what I'd say is a pretty stylish and readable design for a bureaucratic agency. But...
Daniel Stuckey