Acknowledging that a previous law did not go far enough, the Defense Department says it needs to expand rules.
June 6, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
TitleMax, one of the fastest growing high-cost lenders in the country, has found a clever way around laws passed by several Texas cities: offer an initial loan at zero percent interest.
September 9, 2013 • 2:00 PM • Share
In state after state that has tried to ban payday and similar loans, the industry has found ways to continue to peddle them.
August 15, 2013 • 2:00 PM • Share
Last year, activists in Missouri tried to limit what high-cost lenders can charge. The ensuing fight exposed something that rarely comes into view so vividly: the high-cost lending industry’s ferocious efforts to stay legal and stay in business.
August 8, 2013 • 10:00 AM • Share
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