Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dwolla, Inc.
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
March 2, 2016
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took action against online payment platform Dwolla for deceiving consumers about its data security practices and the safety of its online payment system. The CFPB ordered Dwolla to pay a $100,000 penalty and fix its security practices.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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