Noam Levy - NPR

Noam Levy - NPR
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Why a financial regulator is going after health care debt

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, created after the Great Recession of 2007-09, has increasingly started policing the health care system.
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As some medical debt disappears from Americans’ credit reports, scores are rising

"This is a very significant change," said Breno Braga, an economist at the Urban Institute and a co-author of the study. "It affects a lot of people."