Webinar: Unpacking the Black wealth gap (Part 2) — consumerfinance.gov

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In the presentation, you will learn about historical institutionalized credit discrimination practices in America that have caused decades of economic challenges for Black communities and households. Redlining, appraisal bias, and credit discrimination are among the factors that continue to have a negative impact on Black wealth and closing the racial wealth gap. Presenters: Dr. Charles Nier – Senior Counsel in the Office of Supervision Policy at the CFPB Desmond Brown – Assistant Director for CFPB’s Office of Consumer Education Varda Hussain – Special Litigation Counsel for Fair Lending at the U.S. Department of Justice. For more information, visit https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/racial-equity/ The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), is a U.S. government agency that makes sure banks, lenders, and other financial companies treat you fairly. Learn how the CFPB can help you at https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/ Connect with us: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CFPB Facebook: https://facebook.com/CFPB