Democrats Join Republicans to Block Consumer Protections for Payday Loans

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chair of the Democratic National Committee, speaks before the Democratic presidential primary debate held at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire, December 19, 2015. Schultz supports a bill to limit the actions of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. (Photo: Richard Perry / The New York Times)… Read more“Democrats Join Republicans to Block Consumer Protections for Payday Loans”

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”