In preparation for the January 10, 2014, implementation date of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) new mortgage rules, the bureau has launched a nationwide campaign to educate the public about the new protections (See our Dec 16, 2013, blog post for more information). The CFPB released educational materials covering the following topics: guidance for housing counselors; mortgage tips for homebuyers and homeowners; answers to consumer questions; consumer tools; and factsheets on the rules. For more, including links to these materials, read the full news release.