Chi Chi Wu

Staff Attorney

Chi Chi Wu is a staff attorney at NCLC focusing on consumer credit issues, including legislative, administrative, and other advocacy. Chi Chi’s specialties include fair credit reporting, credit cards, refund anticipation loans, and medical debt. Before joining NCLC, Chi Chi worked in the Consumer Protection Division at the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office and the Asian Outreach Unit of Greater Boston Legal Services. Chi Chi is a graduate of Harvard Law School and The Johns Hopkins University.

Chi Chi is co-author of the legal manual Fair Credit Reporting, and a contributing author to Consumer Credit Regulation and Truth in Lending.

Featured Work

Essentials About Credit Reporting

Understanding how a credit report works and how it affects a family is critical in allowing families to make the right choices in dealing with debt and other obligations. This article sets out what families in financial difficulty should know about credit reporting and credit scores, including what they are, at what point non-payment affects a…
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NCLC Advocate Applauds CFPB Report Spotlighting Deficiencies in Credit Bureaus’ Complaint Handling; Calls for Fundamental Reform of Troubled Industry

January 6, 2022 BOSTON – In response to yesterday’s release by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)’s of a report detailing the failures of the Big Three credit bureaus [Equifax, Experian and TransUnion] in responding to consumer complaints, Chi Chi Wu, staff attorney at National Consumer Law Center, issued the following statement: “The CFPB is…
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