Free Publications for Libraries
Order free financial education materials you can share with patrons or use in your presentations.
The mission of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is to make markets for consumer financial products and services work for consumers by making rules more effective, by consistently and fairly enforcing those rules, and by empowering consumers to take more control over their economic lives.
All publications are free from the CFPB and other government agencies.
In most cases, you may order up to 1,000 free copies of each publication. If you need larger quantities, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery.
Identity Theft: What to Know, What to Do
This brochure gives a brief overview of what identity theft is and how to recover from it. It also promotes Identity Theft.gov, the FTC’s website for identity theft victims.
Payday Loans and Cash Advances
Questions to ask before getting a payday loan or cash advance, written in a simple, direct style.
10 Things You Can Do to Avoid Fraud
Crooks use clever schemes to defraud millions of people every year. They often combine new technology with old tricks to get people to send money or give out personal information. Here are some practical tips to help you stay a step ahead.
Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids About Being Online
The best thing parents can do to protect their kids online? Talk to them. This guide can help. It covers topics like social media, mobile devices, cyberbullying, and computer security.
Focus on Finances: Preparing for Your Future
Being on your own can be exciting, but also means taking on financial responsibilities. This brochure covers credit reports and credit scores, tips on how to get and maintain credit, and information on avoiding fraud and identity theft.