Understand the trends

With the dramatic rise in unemployment due to the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers are facing unexpected economic pressures. Utilize these resources to help understand trends in debt relief activity and deepen your understanding of how creditors, debt relief providers, and consumers may respond to our current environment or future economic downturns.

Recent trends in debt settlement and credit counselingConsumer Financial Protection Bureau, July 2020

Options for consumers in crisisHemming Morse LLP and American Fair Credit Council, February 2018