Stop the Financial Industry’s Stealth Attack on Our Rights

Urge the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to Stand Up to Wall Street and Defend Consumer Rights


A stealth attack on consumer rights is under way.

Big Banks and powerful financial institutions are using the fine print in the terms for checking accounts, credit cards, prepaid cards, student loans and other financial products to deny ripped-off consumers their constitutional right to hold the banks accountable in court.

The federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has the authority to restore our rights by banning these predatory terms.

Tell the CFPB: Stop the stealth attack on our rights and ban forced arbitration now!


We, the undersigned, call on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to prohibit forced arbitration in the terms of service of all consumer financial products and services under its jurisdiction. Stand up for consumers and restore our right to hold banks accountable when they break the law.

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Number Date Name Comment (optional)
28020 1 day ago Blake Hutchison
28019 5 days ago Nancy Breuhaus I know that Bank of America did not present any of my factual data into arbitration. All they had was the merchant stating "did not receive merchant". Yet I submitted UPS receipt signed signature s...
28018 1 week ago Kay Reinfried
28017 1 week ago Wilson Michaels I am not a lawyer, but I want to be able to use the law to hold banks accountable when they cheat me. I should always be allowed to choose any legal redress not just arbitration.
28016 1 week ago Barnes
28015 1 week ago Chelsea Vukovich
28014 2 weeks ago Johnson
28013 2 weeks ago Donna Sykes
28012 3 weeks ago John Wildes
28011 3 weeks ago Mile M Optional arbitration is fine when both sides agree. Forced arbitration is harmful to consumers, no way around it. Since the finance industry is loathe to provide proposed contracts for review at in...
28010 3 weeks ago Paul
28009 3 weeks ago Danny Bellet
28008 3 weeks ago Lara Schwartz
28007 3 weeks ago Jane Thomas
28006 3 weeks ago Megan Browndorf
28005 3 weeks ago Beverly Goodfriend
28004 3 weeks ago Kerry French
28003 4 weeks ago Tema McMillon
28002 1 month ago Donna McKee Prohibit forced arbitration! We, the People, of America are entitled, as our constitutional right under the 7th Amendment, to have our legal disputes adjudicated by an impartial court of law - and ...
28001 1 month ago Joe Harrell This is an affront to The Constitution and must be STOPPED! THEY have ALL jumped on the forced arbitration bandwagon, and shopping around, is no longer a realistic option for Americans. We have es...
28000 1 month ago erin yarrobino
27999 1 month ago Steve Silver
27998 1 month ago Colten Meisner
27997 1 month ago THOMAS URQUHART In NC all terms of adhesion contracts are disfavored and only those to which the parties would have willingly agreed become part of the contract. Unfortunately few NC consumers are aware of their ri...
27996 1 month ago Matis Abarbanel The people of America are entitled to have their rights adjudicated by an impartial court of law, not a forced, industry driven and supported biased Arbitration Board
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