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2015

Over 100 groups nationally, including FLACP, call on the FCC to maintain protections for consumers under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act January 26, 2015

2014

FLACP joins over 180 groups nationally commenting on and supporting the Department of Defense rules expanding protection for the service members and dependents in all credit transactions under Truth in Lending December 26, 2014

FLACP joins many other state and national organizations in encouraging the CFPB to implement rules to address the worst of the predatory practices by lenders of high cost loans October 23, 2014

Letter to the Florida Board of Medicine in opposition to increasing the cost to consumers to obtain a copy of his or her medical records September 29, 2014

Joining many other groups nationally, FLACP asks the Federal Reserve, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and others to address problems consumers have with their financial institutions regarding stop payment orders, unauthorized charges, related fees and orders to close accounts  September 29, 2014

FLACP joins many other state and national organizations in supporting the CFPB proposal to publish consumer narratives in the public complaint database  September 19, 2014

FLACP joins 36 other organizations in recognizing the hard work of the CFPB in improving the ways in which people can borrow and save and by taking real action to prevent abusive practices July 24, 2014

Press release announcing the delivery to Sen. Nelson and Sen. Rubio of 30,000 petitions supporting passage of the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act  July 11, 2014

FLACP joins 32 other organizations from 15 states calling on the Federal Insurance Office to monitor access to affordability of auto insurance for low- and moderate-income good drivers   June 9, 2014

Letter opposing increase in cost to reproduce medical records, Florida Board of Medicine May 23, 2014

Buyer Beware: Tips for Buying Live Event Tickets  May 20, 2014