Consumer Protection

Letter Supporting "Close The ILC Loophole" Act

Letter from leading bank and credit union trade associations and consumer groups supporting a bill to close the industrial loan company (ILC) loophole. 

U.S. PIRG's comment letter on the SEC's proposed climate disclosures rule

U.S. PIRG submitted a public comment letter supporting the Securities and Exchange Commission’s proposed climate disclosures rule and making recommendations to strengthen it.

U.S. PIRG's comment letter on the SEC's proposed climate disclosures rule

U.S. PIRG submitted a public comment letter supporting the Securities and Exchange Commission’s proposed climate disclosures rule and making recommendations to strengthen it.

UPDATE: SEC's comment period for climate disclosures rule ends today

By | Mike Litt
Director, Consumer Campaign

U.S. PIRG submitted a public comment letter supporting the Securities and Exchange Commission’s proposed climate disclosures rule and made recommendations to strengthen it.

News Release | U.S. PIRG | Consumer Protection

STATEMENT: U.S. PIRG applauds SEC’s newly proposed ESG regulations

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unveiled two proposals Wednesday designed to improve the accuracy and transparency of the composition and marketing of mutual funds that sellers claim are responsible when it comes to environmental, social and governance issues.

UPDATE: SEC proposes to clamp down on greenwashing of investment funds

By | Mike Litt
Director, Consumer Campaign

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published two proposals today to improve the accuracy and transparency of funds making environmental, social, and governance claims.

Update: SEC extends comment period for climate disclosure rule

By | Mike Litt
Director, Consumer Campaign

The SEC announced that it is extending the public comment deadline for its climate disclosure rule from May 20th to June 17th.

Petition to FTC on unfair auto sales practices

U.S. PIRG joined the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the Consumer Federation of America, the Center for Responsible Lending, Consumers for Auto Reliability and Safety and the National Consumer Law Center, on behalf of its low-income clients, in a petition to ask the FTC to promulgate a rule requiring that a credit contract between a consumer and an auto dealer constitutes the final terms of a car sale. 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Consumer Protection

Support Us

Your donation supports U.S. PIRG’s work to stand up for consumers on the issues that matter, especially when powerful interests are blocking progress.

Consumer Alerts

Join our network and stay up to date on our campaigns, get important consumer updates and take action on critical issues.
Optional Member Code



U.S. PIRG is part of The Public Interest Network, which operates and supports organizations committed to a shared vision of a better world and a strategic approach to social change.