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Americans want payday loans to be more regulated: Pew Survey - Yahoo Finance


Yahoo Finance

Americans want payday loans to be more regulated: Pew Survey
Yahoo Finance
With their alarmingly high interest rates and unreasonable payment schedules, payday loans are a very expensive way for people to borrow money. While many ...
Most Americans Favor Payday Loan ReformsConsumerist
Payday loan customers support more regulation, study findsConsumerAffairs

all 3 news articles »

'Financial Choice Act 2.0' Would Eliminate Government's Ability To Go After Shady Payday Loan Operations - Consumerist


Consumerist

'Financial Choice Act 2.0' Would Eliminate Government's Ability To Go After Shady Payday Loan Operations
Consumerist
Even though recent surveys indicate that the overwhelming majority of Americans want more regulation of payday lending, federal lawmakers are attempting to strip the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau of any authority over these short-term, high-cost ...

and more »

Why the payday loan industry is declining in Missouri - STLtoday.com


STLtoday.com

Why the payday loan industry is declining in Missouri
STLtoday.com
In Missouri, home of some of the most relaxed consumer lending laws in the nation, the payday loan industry has been shrinking for years. After the Legislature changed the state's usury laws to allow high-interest, short term loans in the 1990s ...

Bond & Botes, P.C. Push For Alabama Payday Loan Reform ... - PR Newswire (press release)


Bond & Botes, P.C. Push For Alabama Payday Loan Reform ...
PR Newswire (press release)
In Alabama, payday lenders can charge exorbitant fees to cash-strapped customers that equate to annualized rates of up to 456 percent.

and more »

Abilene City Council to consider regulating payday loans - KTXS - KTXS


KTXS

Abilene City Council to consider regulating payday loans - KTXS
KTXS
Abilene City Council members will soon discuss regulating payday loans made in the city.. The latest news from Abilene and the Big Country.
Council to look at payday loan regulations - Abilene Reporter-NewsReporterNews.com

all 5 news articles »

With 239000 Alabamians using payday loans, Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr wants industry reform - whnt.com


whnt.com

With 239000 Alabamians using payday loans, Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr wants industry reform
whnt.com
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Alabama Legislature is again poised to take up reform of the payday and title loan industry after a similar effort died on the last day of the session in 2016. Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur is leading the fight in the Senate ...

New Mexico reins in payday loans - Las Cruces Sun-News


Las Cruces Sun-News

New Mexico reins in payday loans
Las Cruces Sun-News
SANTA FE — New Mexico is reining in high-interest loans from the storefront lending industry under a bill signed by Gov. Susana Martinez. Signed on Thursday, the legislation effectively eliminates payday loans by definition and caps interest rates at ...

and more »

Payday loan regulation examined at council meeting - ReporterNews.com


ReporterNews.com

Payday loan regulation examined at council meeting
ReporterNews.com
The Abilene City Council heard a variety of opinions Thursday on a potential ordinance that would provide local regulation for the payday and title loan industry.
Once again, payday lenders are striking at the working poor ...Dallas News (blog)
Abilene residents split on payday lending ordinance at first hearing ...KTXS

all 6 news articles »

Payday lending is declining - The Economist


The Economist

Payday lending is declining
The Economist
IN MAY 2013 Gloria James borrowed $200 from Loan Till Payday, a lender near her home in Wilmington, Delaware. Rather than take out a one- or two-month loan for a $100 fee, as she had done several times before, she was offered a one-year loan that ...

Action 9: Class action lawsuit could mean cash for payday lender ... - WFTV Orlando


WFTV Orlando

Action 9: Class action lawsuit could mean cash for payday lender ...
WFTV Orlando
ORLANDO,Fla. - An Orlando grandmother is taking on a big payday lender claiming its sky high interest rates violate Florida law and creates dangerous debt ...

and more »

Americans want payday loans to be more regulated: Pew Survey - Yahoo Finance


Yahoo Finance

Americans want payday loans to be more regulated: Pew Survey
Yahoo Finance
With their alarmingly high interest rates and unreasonable payment schedules, payday loans are a very expensive way for people to borrow money. While many ...
Most Americans Favor Payday Loan ReformsConsumerist
Payday loan customers support more regulation, study findsConsumerAffairs

all 3 news articles »

'Financial Choice Act 2.0' Would Eliminate Government's Ability To Go After Shady Payday Loan Operations - Consumerist


Consumerist

'Financial Choice Act 2.0' Would Eliminate Government's Ability To Go After Shady Payday Loan Operations
Consumerist
Even though recent surveys indicate that the overwhelming majority of Americans want more regulation of payday lending, federal lawmakers are attempting to strip the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau of any authority over these short-term, high-cost ...

and more »

Why the payday loan industry is declining in Missouri - STLtoday.com


STLtoday.com

Why the payday loan industry is declining in Missouri
STLtoday.com
In Missouri, home of some of the most relaxed consumer lending laws in the nation, the payday loan industry has been shrinking for years. After the Legislature changed the state's usury laws to allow high-interest, short term loans in the 1990s ...

Bond & Botes, P.C. Push For Alabama Payday Loan Reform ... - PR Newswire (press release)


Bond & Botes, P.C. Push For Alabama Payday Loan Reform ...
PR Newswire (press release)
In Alabama, payday lenders can charge exorbitant fees to cash-strapped customers that equate to annualized rates of up to 456 percent.

and more »

Abilene City Council to consider regulating payday loans - KTXS - KTXS


KTXS

Abilene City Council to consider regulating payday loans - KTXS
KTXS
Abilene City Council members will soon discuss regulating payday loans made in the city.. The latest news from Abilene and the Big Country.
Council to look at payday loan regulations - Abilene Reporter-NewsReporterNews.com

all 5 news articles »

With 239000 Alabamians using payday loans, Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr wants industry reform - whnt.com


whnt.com

With 239000 Alabamians using payday loans, Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr wants industry reform
whnt.com
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Alabama Legislature is again poised to take up reform of the payday and title loan industry after a similar effort died on the last day of the session in 2016. Alabama Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur is leading the fight in the Senate ...

New Mexico reins in payday loans - Las Cruces Sun-News


Las Cruces Sun-News

New Mexico reins in payday loans
Las Cruces Sun-News
SANTA FE — New Mexico is reining in high-interest loans from the storefront lending industry under a bill signed by Gov. Susana Martinez. Signed on Thursday, the legislation effectively eliminates payday loans by definition and caps interest rates at ...

and more »

Payday loan regulation examined at council meeting - ReporterNews.com


ReporterNews.com

Payday loan regulation examined at council meeting
ReporterNews.com
The Abilene City Council heard a variety of opinions Thursday on a potential ordinance that would provide local regulation for the payday and title loan industry.
Once again, payday lenders are striking at the working poor ...Dallas News (blog)
Abilene residents split on payday lending ordinance at first hearing ...KTXS

all 6 news articles »

Payday lending is declining - The Economist


The Economist

Payday lending is declining
The Economist
IN MAY 2013 Gloria James borrowed $200 from Loan Till Payday, a lender near her home in Wilmington, Delaware. Rather than take out a one- or two-month loan for a $100 fee, as she had done several times before, she was offered a one-year loan that ...

Action 9: Class action lawsuit could mean cash for payday lender ... - WFTV Orlando


WFTV Orlando

Action 9: Class action lawsuit could mean cash for payday lender ...
WFTV Orlando
ORLANDO,Fla. - An Orlando grandmother is taking on a big payday lender claiming its sky high interest rates violate Florida law and creates dangerous debt ...

and more »