Payday Loans Bill Will Crack Down On ‘Predatory Lending’ In Alberta

EDMONTON — Albertas NDP government says it plans to introduce a bill to crack down on payday loan companies. An Act to End Predatory Lending would protect vulnerable people from paying exploitative interest rates on payday loans and spiralling into poverty, Service Alberta Minister Stephanie McLean said Wednesday. Albertans, more… Read more“Payday Loans Bill Will Crack Down On ‘Predatory Lending’ In Alberta”

How To Get A Small Business Loan Without Being Ripped Off

A Small Business Loan applicant is expected to do his/her homework before approaching a lender or bank for the loan. Post the Great Recession, banks and financial institutions have adopted a stringent verification process for approving loans. While big businesses have both the exposure and experience with respect to seeking… Read more“How To Get A Small Business Loan Without Being Ripped Off”

Calif. DA Sues Major Banks for Tricky Fees

SACRAMENTO (CN) – Citigroup, Discovery Bank and First Premier Bank target people with low credit ratings by charging fraudulent monthly fees for credit protection plans, a California district attorney claims in federal lawsuits.Trinity County District Attorney Eric Heryford filed separate complaints against the banks and their credit card branches on… Read more“Calif. DA Sues Major Banks for Tricky Fees”