DFPI is dedicated to protecting, educating and empowering California consumers. This is your gateway to important consumer information and financial education resources.
DFPI Statement: Comprehensive Review of Oversight and Regulation of Silicon Valley Bank
The DFPI is conducting a comprehensive review of the department’s oversight and regulation of Silicon Valley Bank and will issue a report by early May 2023.
DFPI Statement: First Republic Bank
The deposits made today into California-chartered First Republic Bank by 11 large banks underscores the importance of regional banks in our banking system. Regional banks provide vital banking services relied upon by communities across California.
California Financial Regulator Takes Possession of Silicon Valley Bank
The DFPI announced today that it has taken possession of Silicon Valley Bank, citing inadequate liquidity and insolvency, and has appointed the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) as receiver of Silicon Valley Bank.
DFPI Statement: Silvergate Bank to Begin Voluntary Liquidation
The California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation announced today that its licensee, Silvergate Bank, has voluntarily begun the process of liquidation.
DFPI Continues Crackdown on Student Loan Debt Relief Companies
The DFPI announced today that it entered into a Consent Order with an unlicensed Orange County student debt relief company, EDU Doc Support, LLC (EDU) and its owner, Hau H. Nguyen (Nguyen).
Don’t Fall Victim to Student Loan Debt Relief Scams
The law prohibits companies from acting in unlawful, unfair, deceptive, or abusive ways, and the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation is here to help you.
Website https://haydencapitalmgt.com/ is Fraudulently Posing as a California-licensed Investment Adviser
The California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) has received information that the website https://haydencapitalmgt.com/ is fraudulently marketing itself as a licensed Investment Adviser.
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Upcoming DFPI Events
Student Loan Forgiveness: Borrower Defense, Closed School Discharge, and California Pathways for Relief
March 23, 2023 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Get information on discharge options for Californians who are seeking relief because they were misled by their school or due to a school closure.
MCB Camp Pendleton Career Exploration Event
March 23, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Camp Pendleton’s Transition & Career Services – Employment Team is hosting its annual largest hiring event with an expected 100+ employers.
AARP – Fraud Fighter Fit
March 28, 2023 | 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Join AARP and the California Department of Financial Protection & Innovation for a conversation about the top scams, ways to spot them and strategies to protect yourself.