The Office of Consumer Policy leads the Treasury Department’s work to empower more Americans to create financially secure futures for themselves and for their families, with access to safe and affordable financial products and services and the right information and knowledge for making sound financial choices.
This office produces policy analysis on developments in financial services including emerging products and services provided by banks and non-bank institutions, payments, credit, financial technology, and related topics. The office examines financial technology regulatory and policy issues, including privacy and data security. It also monitors developments in virtual currency and block chain technology and is exploring how digital identity can enable financial inclusion and economic development while combating illicit finance.
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- Financial Literacy and Education Commission (FLEC)
- MyMoney.gov - FLEC's one-stop source for federal resources on managing and growing your money
- Innovations in Financial Services
- Featured Research