The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a new rule targeting debt collectors who were collecting overdue rent during the COVID pandemic. The rule, issued under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, gives more protections to tenants who were largely unaware of their rights - and puts more requirements on collectors. In our featured video, we review the CDC eviction moratorium, what the new rule does, the impact of the rule, and how renters can be proactive before the eviction goes to court.