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Here's why 1 in 3 college-age Americans consider payday loans with interest rates of 400% - CNBCHere's why 1 in 3 college-age Americans consider payday loans with interest rates of 400%  CNBC

With just six weeks to go before he needed to turn over $600 in rent for his new apartment, Austin Wilson was starting to panic. He simply didn't have the money.

A look at payday loan options in Las Vegas - KTNV Las VegasA look at payday loan options in Las Vegas  KTNV Las Vegas

You're strapped for cash and need a payday loan. What are some of the better-rated options in the Las Vegas valley?

US Bank takes on payday lenders - MPR NewsUS Bank takes on payday lenders  MPR News

U.S. Bank is introducing a new loan program aimed at cash-strapped people who need to borrow several hundred dollars for a few months — and are willing to ...

ALEC Payday Loan Company Gets Reprieve Under Trump Administration - PR WatchALEC Payday Loan Company Gets Reprieve Under Trump Administration  PR Watch

Corporate members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) are benefiting from the deregulation frenzy of the Trump Administration. ALEC of ...

In Quest For Digital IDV, DMV To Get The Motor Running? - PYMNTS.comIn Quest For Digital IDV, DMV To Get The Motor Running?  PYMNTS.com

Security News: Banks like JPMorgan and Citigroup want partnerships with government agencies like the DMV to aid digital ID verification and fraud prevention.

Ohio Senate passes payday loan bill - cleveland.comOhio Senate passes payday loan bill  cleveland.com

The Ohio Senate passed a bill that reins in payday loans in Ohio. The bill is different than the version passed in the Ohio House, and House members will have ...

Your local post office could become a bank if this bill passes - CNBCYour local post office could become a bank if this bill passes  CNBC

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., is proposing legislation aimed at putting an end to current payday lending practices by giving some banking services a new ...

myPOS Brings New Store To Barcelona - PYMNTS.commyPOS Brings New Store To Barcelona  PYMNTS.com

European payments provider myPOS will open a new store in Spain on November 15 to bring its offerings closer to local small and medium-sized businesses.

Need to escape payday loan debt? Here’s how. - USA TODAYNeed to escape payday loan debt? Here’s how.  USA TODAY

Nobody likes being in debt, but it's even worse when it seems like there's no way out. You don't have to be stuck in the payday loan debt cycle forever.

CFPB Payday Loans: payday lender is accused of stealing millions from customers. Trump’s CFPB is now letting … - Vox.comCFPB Payday Loans: payday lender is accused of stealing millions from customers. Trump’s CFPB is now letting …  Vox.com

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is taking it easy on payday lenders accused of preying on low-income workers. In the agency's first report to ...

State Laws Put Installment Loan Borrowers at Risk - The Pew Charitable TrustsState Laws Put Installment Loan Borrowers at Risk  The Pew Charitable Trusts

Approximately 14000 individually licensed stores in 44 states offer installment loans, and the largest lender has a wider geographic presence than any bank and ...

What would happen if big banks competed with payday lenders? - Minnesota Public Radio NewsWhat would happen if big banks competed with payday lenders?  Minnesota Public Radio News

U.S. Bank announced a plan to start lending small, short-term loans between $100 and $1,000. The "Simple Loan" program gives current customers a quick way ...

Lenders, consumer advocates spar over payday loan proposals - The Columbus DispatchLenders, consumer advocates spar over payday loan proposals  The Columbus Dispatch

Waiting for the unveiling of Senate changes to a payday lending regulation bill, industry critics continued to pick apart those ideas Monday, while lenders worried ...

Payday lender Scott Tucker gets 16 years, 8 months in prison for $2 billion ripoff scheme - Kansas City StarPayday lender Scott Tucker gets 16 years, 8 months in prison for $2 billion ripoff scheme  Kansas City Star

Scott Tucker, Leawood payday loan businessman and professional race car driver, was taken into custody immediately after receiving a 16 year, 8 month prison ...

‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans to cash-strapped Americans - The Washington Post‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans to cash-strapped Americans  The Washington Post

As treasury secretary, Tim Geithner criticized predatory lenders. Now the private equity firm he leads runs a company that mails high-rate loans to risky ...

Norway's Healthcare System Sets the Gold Standard for Mothers and Children, While the US Lags Far Behind - Independent Journal ReviewNorway's Healthcare System Sets the Gold Standard for Mothers and Children, While the US Lags Far Behind  Independent Journal Review

When it comes to mothers and children, there is one country that is setting the gold standard for the rest of the world: Norway. And the United ...

Everything You Need To Know About Colorado's Elections - Strategy - United States - Mondaq News AlertsEverything You Need To Know About Colorado's Elections - Strategy - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

After a long-awaited night, the results of the 2018 midterm elections are in and the determination of Colorado's state-wide leadership has been decided. United ...

Ferraris, homes, jewelry in play in KC payday loan case as judge seeks $3.5 billion - Kansas City StarFerraris, homes, jewelry in play in KC payday loan case as judge seeks $3.5 billion  Kansas City Star

A preliminary forfeiture order seeks $3.5 billion from convicted payday loan mogul Scott Tucker, which includes his homes in Leawood and Colorado, several ...

There Are More Payday Lenders in U.S. Than McDonald's - NBCNews.comThere Are More Payday Lenders in U.S. Than McDonald's  NBCNews.com

There are more payday lenders in the U.S. than McDonald's or Starbucks, reflecting economic conditions in which fast money is even more important than fast ...

Payday Lending Faces Tough New Restrictions by Consumer Agency - The New York TimesPayday Lending Faces Tough New Restrictions by Consumer Agency  The New York Times

New rules announced Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could largely eliminate short-term, high-interest loans to working-class ...

The Future of Collective Actions - LexologyThe Future of Collective Actions  Lexology

Is enough being done to promote collective redress in the courts of England and Wales? Lucy Pert, a partner at Hausfeld, argues that more could be…

Payday lender or loan shark: Is there really a difference? - cleveland.comPayday lender or loan shark: Is there really a difference?  cleveland.com

Experts say there is a line between the loan sharks of the past and the modern short-term, small loan industry.

Disgraced Racer Scott Tucker Has Ferraris Repossessed in Payday Loan Scam Sentencing - RoadandTrack.comDisgraced Racer Scott Tucker Has Ferraris Repossessed in Payday Loan Scam Sentencing  RoadandTrack.com

Among the many charges levied against former race car driver Scott Tucker, the convicted payday loan scam artist should also be credited for being the most ...

What Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? | US - U.S News & World Report MoneyWhat Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? | US  U.S News & World Report Money

With an interest-only mortgage, payments are significantly lower during the initial phase but increase during the final period. These types of home loans ...

U.S. Breaks Up Vast I.R.S. Phone Scam - The New York TimesU.S. Breaks Up Vast I.R.S. Phone Scam  The New York Times

The Justice Department said sentences of up to 20 years in prison should discourage future fraud. Callers posed as tax or immigration officials.

Alabama Senate passes bill to reduce payday loan costs - AL.comAlabama Senate passes bill to reduce payday loan costs  AL.com

People who take out payday loans would have more time to pay them off under a bill that passed the Alabama Senate today, a change that would effectively ...

Wilmington lawyer sentenced to eight years in prison for massive payday loans scheme - The News JournalWilmington lawyer sentenced to eight years in prison for massive payday loans scheme  The News Journal

A prominent Wilmington lawyer has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his part in a massive payday loan scheme that charged customers more than 780 ...

Payday lenders are winning so big they're gonna get tired of winning - Des Moines RegisterPayday lenders are winning so big they're gonna get tired of winning  Des Moines Register

The average Iowa payday loan customer borrows 12 loans annually from a single lender. The average annual percentage rate is 273 percent.

US-based payday loan giants could face legal action in UK - Daily MailUS-based payday loan giants could face legal action in UK  Daily Mail

Giant American payday lenders could face legal action in the UK today after they were accused of mis-selling loans to up to a million Britons.

Payday lender Scott Tucker of Leawood convicted of illegal payday loans, racketeering - Kansas City StarPayday lender Scott Tucker of Leawood convicted of illegal payday loans, racketeering  Kansas City Star

Scott Tucker, professional race car driver and payday lender, and his attorney Tim Muir were convicted in New York of 14 criminal charges associated with their ...

Oportun Opening 20 Locations in Florida, Providing Affordable Loans for Residents With Little or No Credit History - GlobeNewswireOportun Opening 20 Locations in Florida, Providing Affordable Loans for Residents With Little or No Credit History  GlobeNewswire

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oportun, a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a mission of ...

No crackdown on payday lenders in Missouri's near future - Springfield News-LeaderNo crackdown on payday lenders in Missouri's near future  Springfield News-Leader

JEFFERSON CITY — While holding payday loan hearings in February, Rep. Steve Helms found himself facing a couple of financial surprises: he had to pay for ...

Payday loan companies oppose change to 30-day loans - AL.comPayday loan companies oppose change to 30-day loans  AL.com

Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur, takes questions from the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee during a public hearing about his bill to make payday loans ...

Trapped in Payday Loan Debt? How to Escape - Credit.com NewsTrapped in Payday Loan Debt? How to Escape  Credit.com News

Is it possible to get ahead of the payday loans and get your credit back in good standing?

"Future Of Small Dollar Lending" - Finance and Banking - United States - Mondaq News Alerts"Future Of Small Dollar Lending" - Finance and Banking - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

The regulatory stars are aligning for banks and non-banks to expand their offerings of short-term, small dollar credit. United States Finance and Banking Stroock ...

General Assembly asked to crack down on internet lending - Daily PressGeneral Assembly asked to crack down on internet lending  Daily Press

It was a jam plenty of people get into: divorced, daughters in college and monthly bills piling up — so Elizabeth Jensen thought an easy-to-get internet loan ...

It's time to reform payday predatory lending in Alabama - AL.comIt's time to reform payday predatory lending in Alabama  AL.com

Nearly 20 states and the United States military have protected themselves from this industry by restricting the triple-digit interest rates and unfair terms lenders ...

When tariffs on Mexico cause layoffs in the United States - Chicago TribuneWhen tariffs on Mexico cause layoffs in the United States  Chicago Tribune

When a Mexican company bought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

10 Ways to Get a Loan With Bad Credit - MarketWatch10 Ways to Get a Loan With Bad Credit  MarketWatch

If you're among the nearly one-third of Americans dealing with bad credit, then you may have simply accepted that you aren't going to be able to qualify for ...

Here come the payday lenders | Arkansas Blog - Arkansas TimesHere come the payday lenders | Arkansas Blog  Arkansas Times

The Trump administration's aim to destroy the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is seen here as good news for the bloodsuckers of the payday lending ...

Xiaomi backs Indian consumer lending startup ZestMoney in $13.4M deal - TechCrunchXiaomi backs Indian consumer lending startup ZestMoney in $13.4M deal  TechCrunch

Xiaomi has continued its investment in India after it led a $13.4 million round for fintech startup ZestMoney. The newly-public Chinese firm previously said it ...

Bill would give payday loan borrowers more time to pay - AL.comBill would give payday loan borrowers more time to pay  AL.com

Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur, appears with advocates for his bill to extend the term of payday loans from a minimum of 10 days to 30 days.

South Dakota violated payday lender's rights, judge rules - Sioux Falls Argus LeaderSouth Dakota violated payday lender's rights, judge rules  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The head of the South Dakota Division of Banking exceeded his authority when he issued an order last year revoking the licenses of a payday lender, a federal ...

Do payday loans exploit poor people? Research review - Journalist's ResourceDo payday loans exploit poor people? Research review  Journalist's Resource

Half of Americans have almost no savings, according to a May 2016 survey by the Federal Reserve. For such people, car trouble or a toothache can trigger ...

How Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers - The Washington PostHow Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers  The Washington Post

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — When a Mexican company bought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

With a push from Bosma, Indiana House votes to allow 'loan shark' rates - Indianapolis StarWith a push from Bosma, Indiana House votes to allow 'loan shark' rates  Indianapolis Star

Payday lenders are lobbying intensely for the bill, which would allow annual percentage rates of up to 222 percent.

Consumer financial services at a crossroads: Small-dollar loans - JD SupraConsumer financial services at a crossroads: Small-dollar loans  JD Supra

Supervision - The CFPB has historically focused on how to address so-called "debt traps" associated with payday lending. After five years of research and...

Wisconsin Republicans received nearly $90,000 from execs of title lender involved in free London trip for Robin Vos - Milwaukee Journal SentinelWisconsin Republicans received nearly $90,000 from execs of title lender involved in free London trip for Robin Vos  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MADISON - Over the past decade, Wisconsin Republicans have received tens of thousands of dollars in campaign donations from the leader of a title loan ...

Payday Loan - InvestopediaPayday Loan  Investopedia

A payday loan is a type of short-term borrowing where a lender will extend high interest credit based on a borrower's income and credit profile.

I Applied For An Online Payday Loan. Here's What Happened Next - NPRI Applied For An Online Payday Loan. Here's What Happened Next  NPR

Payday lenders made about $49 billion in high-interest loans last year. More than a third of those loans were made online. I wondered what happens when you ...

9 Places to Get a Loan When You Need to Borrow Money - Student Loan Hero9 Places to Get a Loan When You Need to Borrow Money  Student Loan Hero

Need money for a car, a college class, a mortgage, or just to get you through to your next paycheck? You're not alone. Currently, 44 million Americans have ...

New year means lower fees for payday loans in Ontario - CBC.caNew year means lower fees for payday loans in Ontario  CBC.ca

The Ontario government has lowered the cost of payday loans from $18 to $15 for every $100 borrowed.

Postal banking is back on the table. Here's why that matters - American BankerPostal banking is back on the table. Here's why that matters  American Banker

Whether you like the idea or hate it, expect to hear a lot more about postal banking over the next two and a half years.

Dollar stores are thriving – but are they ripping off poor people? - The GuardianDollar stores are thriving – but are they ripping off poor people?  The Guardian

While online retailers have transformed the landscape of American commerce, the largest three dollar-store chains are prospering offline, opening more than ...

Post offices that are also banks? Genius idea. But don't hold your breath - Los Angeles TimesPost offices that are also banks? Genius idea. But don't hold your breath  Los Angeles Times

Sen. Kirsten Gillbrand has introduced legislation to create a Postal Bank, empowering the nation's vast network of post offices to offer checking and savings ...

The Treasury's Fintech Report: Key Takeaways | Cato @ Liberty - Cato InstituteThe Treasury's Fintech Report: Key Takeaways | Cato @ Liberty  Cato Institute

Today was a busy day for financial regulatory policy. In the morning, the Department of the Treasury released its long-awaited report on nonbank financials, ...

Payday loan reform bill gets second hearing in House - The Star BeaconPayday loan reform bill gets second hearing in House  The Star Beacon

COLUMBUS — Ohio House legislators heard hours of testimony this week on a bill to limit astronomical interest rates and fees on short-term loans, igniting ...

Tariffs on Mexico are causing layoffs in the United States - Worcester TelegramTariffs on Mexico are causing layoffs in the United States  Worcester Telegram

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — When a Mexican company brought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

Why are payday loan ads still showing on Google after the ban? - Search Engine LandWhy are payday loan ads still showing on Google after the ban?  Search Engine Land

To consumer advocates, payday loans have become synonymous with predatory lending. The small short-term loans often come with astronomical interest rates ...

Payday loans firm Wonga is on the brink of collapse after a surge in compensation claims - Daily MailPayday loans firm Wonga is on the brink of collapse after a surge in compensation claims  Daily Mail

The payday loans firm was once one of the fastest-growing consumer finance companies in Britain. But it is on the rocks three weeks after receiving an ...

Easy Money robbed at gunpoint in Jackson - Jackson Clarion LedgerEasy Money robbed at gunpoint in Jackson  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson police said two armed men robbed Easy Money Friday.

Payday Lending: Will Anything Better Replace It? - The AtlanticPayday Lending: Will Anything Better Replace It?  The Atlantic

The practice is slowly being regulated out of existence. But it's unclear where low-income Americans will find short-term loans instead.

The US payday loans crisis: borrow $100 to make ends meet, owe 36 times that sum - The GuardianThe US payday loans crisis: borrow $100 to make ends meet, owe 36 times that sum  The Guardian

In Missouri, there are 958 more payday lenders than there are McDonald's restaurants as payday loans have become part of the economic landscape.

Loan Sharks Are Circling - Finance and Banking - UK - Mondaq News AlertsLoan Sharks Are Circling - Finance and Banking - UK  Mondaq News Alerts

Wonga's collapse is arguably a victory for increased regulation, but deeper changes are still needed to protect the vulnerable UK Finance and Banking ICSA 8 ...

Payday lenders retreat in the face of new restrictions - Houston ChroniclePayday lenders retreat in the face of new restrictions  Houston Chronicle

Payday and auto title lenders have decreased their footprint in Houston since a local ordinance went into effect in 2014.

Make money and get it faster: Instant pay apps give you quick access to wages — but there’s a catch - MicMake money and get it faster: Instant pay apps give you quick access to wages — but there’s a catch  Mic

Goodbye, payday loans! New apps give you faster access to your earnings — but be warned that they could end up hurting you, if you're not careful.

The Postal Banking Solution - Jacobin magazineThe Postal Banking Solution  Jacobin magazine

The post office can offer financial services that private banks won't. In fact, it's done it before. Post office at Alamo, May 1972. Charles O'Rear / US National ...

McFarland: Wisconsin Native American Tribes innovate with financial technology - Appleton Post CrescentMcFarland: Wisconsin Native American Tribes innovate with financial technology  Appleton Post Crescent

Wisconsin is home to 11 federally-recognized Native American tribes. Like elsewhere in America, the reservations within Wisconsin's borders are, with few ...

Best Payday and Title Loan Companies - ConsumerAffairsBest Payday and Title Loan Companies  ConsumerAffairs

Payday and title loans give borrowers quick access to cash for a short time. With a title loan, lenders place a lien on a car owner's car title in exchange for a loan.

Two Chattanooga buildings linked to Carey V. Brown sold at auction - Chattanooga Times Free PressTwo Chattanooga buildings linked to Carey V. Brown sold at auction  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two Chattanooga buildings tied to Carey V. Brown, who built one of America's biggest payday lending empires before it fell earlier this decade, were sold at ...

Google Bans Payday Loan Advertisements - The AtlanticGoogle Bans Payday Loan Advertisements  The Atlantic

The search engine's new policy will hurt companies pitching high-interest loans, but how will it affect borrowers?

Why a Credit Union Could Be Your Best Personal Loan Option - Student Loan HeroWhy a Credit Union Could Be Your Best Personal Loan Option  Student Loan Hero

If you're looking for a personal loan, a credit union personal loan could be less expensive and easier to get. Read on to find out how to get one.

Crypto Lending Platforms: SALT, Nexo, ETHLend and BlockFi Compared - Crypto BriefingCrypto Lending Platforms: SALT, Nexo, ETHLend and BlockFi Compared  Crypto Briefing

Crypto lending platforms enable you to use your cryptocurrency assets as collateral against loans in other tokens or fiat. 'Interest'ing.

Nevada officials promise bill tightening rules on payday lending - Las Vegas Review-JournalNevada officials promise bill tightening rules on payday lending  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Nevada bill tightening restrictions on payday loans is in the pipeline for the upcoming 2017 legislative session, according to the state treasurer.

How Some Payday Lenders Charge Over 700% on Loans - CNBC.comHow Some Payday Lenders Charge Over 700% on Loans  CNBC.com

A little known loophole is letting some payday loan companies dodge state laws and charge interest rates much higher than the states would otherwise allow, ...

Payday lenders populate Mississippi, and lawmakers do little to protect consumers - Jackson Clarion LedgerPayday lenders populate Mississippi, and lawmakers do little to protect consumers  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi leads the nation in check cashing and payday lenders businesses, but lawmakers have done little to protect the interest of consumers.

Cash Is a Miracle. So Why Are More Businesses Refusing It? - SlateCash Is a Miracle. So Why Are More Businesses Refusing It?  Slate

For years, small businesses have asked customers to pay cash, set credit card minimums, or added a surcharge onto card transactions, in an effort to defray the ...

Why Payday Loans for Small Businesses Are Bad News - Money MagazineWhy Payday Loans for Small Businesses Are Bad News  Money Magazine

Some small-business owners say merchant cash advances brought them to the brink of ruin.

Lawmakers eye caps on changing payday lending industry - The News JournalLawmakers eye caps on changing payday lending industry  The News Journal

Triple-digit interest rates are the norm in the payday lending industry. But federal and state regulations could curb that.

CFPB Should Leave Payday Loan Customers Alone - ForbesCFPB Should Leave Payday Loan Customers Alone  Forbes

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is finishing up new regulations that could ultimately shut down payday lenders, and there's no indication ...

Japanese Americans Are Fighting to Preserve the Site of the Tule Lake Wartime Internment - Pacific StandardJapanese Americans Are Fighting to Preserve the Site of the Tule Lake Wartime Internment  Pacific Standard

The battle to commemorate Japanese-American incarceration in northern California comes as Congress is set to deliberate whether to continue to fund such ...

7 ways to spot personal loan scams - Bankrate.com7 ways to spot personal loan scams  Bankrate.com

A personal loan may be the answer to your financial woes. But watch for these signs to avoid getting scammed.

Iowa payday lenders beware: New rules are coming - DesMoinesRegister.comIowa payday lenders beware: New rules are coming  DesMoinesRegister.com

Overall, Iowa's payday lenders issued more than 613000 loans, valued at more than $220 million, last year, according to the banking division.

Three companies dominate the car title loan industry - Las Vegas Review-JournalThree companies dominate the car title loan industry  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The title loan industry is fragmented, with dozens of players ranging from small mom-and-pop locations to nationwide operators with thousands of locations.

19 Ways to Find Fast Cash, More Savings - NerdWallet19 Ways to Find Fast Cash, More Savings  NerdWallet

Ideas to find quick cash today, earn extra money going forward and cut your monthly bills.

More payday lenders than McDonald's? Some recovery - CNBCMore payday lenders than McDonald's? Some recovery  CNBC

There are more payday lenders in the U.S. than McDonald's or Starbucks, reflecting conditions in which fast money is more important than fast food.

Prominent lawyer could lose Alapocas home after payday loan scheme conviction - The News JournalProminent lawyer could lose Alapocas home after payday loan scheme conviction  The News Journal

Wheeler Neff, along with Charles Hallinan, were found guilty last month of federal racketeering conspiracy and fraud.

China tightens leash on online lenders to curb runaway credit - South China Morning PostChina tightens leash on online lenders to curb runaway credit  South China Morning Post

China's central bank has issued its harshest set of restrictions yet to rein in the country's online microlending businesses, putting on a tight leash an industry that ...

Emboldened? Payday Lender CURO Group (NYSE:CURO) IPOs With Mulvaney Now In Charge Of CFPB - BenzingaEmboldened? Payday Lender CURO Group (NYSE:CURO) IPOs With Mulvaney Now In Charge Of CFPB  Benzinga

Curo Group Holdings Corp (NYSE: CURO) held its IPO on Thursday, testing the waters of the public markets less than a month after President Donald Trump ...

More Large Employers Add Financial Wellness Tools to Benefits Menu - Insurance JournalMore Large Employers Add Financial Wellness Tools to Benefits Menu  Insurance Journal

Study after study shows that money stress can be as bad for workplace productivity as back pain. The latest study, released by PwC on Tuesday, found that.

Masked gunman leaves behind stolen car after failed robbery attempt in Santa Paula - Ventura County StarMasked gunman leaves behind stolen car after failed robbery attempt in Santa Paula  Ventura County Star

A masked gunman failed at robbing a payday loan operation in Santa Paula but left behind a stolen car, police say.

Payday loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270,000 - TechCrunchPayday loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270,000  TechCrunch

Payday loan firm Wonga has suffered a data breach affecting up to 245,000 customers in the U.K. A further 25,000 customers in Poland may also be affected, ...

Missouri payday lenders shift to installment loans - STLtoday.comMissouri payday lenders shift to installment loans  STLtoday.com

Installment loans still carry high interest; lenders are wary of regulation, scrutiny.

Ky. payday lenders face stiffened enforcement - The Courier-JournalKy. payday lenders face stiffened enforcement  The Courier-Journal

Finding herself short $200 on her rent after being laid off from her job at Presbyterian headquarters, Mary Love took out a payday loan. The following payday, her ...

Why Payday Loans Are Dangerous - Go Banking RatesWhy Payday Loans Are Dangerous  Go Banking Rates

It's tough to find yourself in a situation where you need money immediately, but you're not alone. In fact, 42 percent of millennials have used methods like payday ...

'It's criminal': Call for crackdown on payday lenders - 9news.com.au'It's criminal': Call for crackdown on payday lenders  9news.com.au

Payday lenders are targeting low income families like never before, handing out an estimated $842 million e...

Nevada’s state treasurer, payday business owners debate industry issues - Las Vegas Review-JournalNevada’s state treasurer, payday business owners debate industry issues  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz on Friday suggested that payday lenders are strategically located in low-income neighborhoods and near military bases ...

4 Key Ideas to Business Marketing Success for Pay Day Loans - Business 2 Community4 Key Ideas to Business Marketing Success for Pay Day Loans  Business 2 Community

Pay day loan is proven to be extremely beneficial for both pay day loan companies and for consumers if marketed with proper strategies. Payday loan ...

Here's why 1 in 3 college-age Americans consider payday loans with interest rates of 400% - CNBCHere's why 1 in 3 college-age Americans consider payday loans with interest rates of 400%  CNBC

With just six weeks to go before he needed to turn over $600 in rent for his new apartment, Austin Wilson was starting to panic. He simply didn't have the money.

A look at payday loan options in Las Vegas - KTNV Las VegasA look at payday loan options in Las Vegas  KTNV Las Vegas

You're strapped for cash and need a payday loan. What are some of the better-rated options in the Las Vegas valley?

US Bank takes on payday lenders - MPR NewsUS Bank takes on payday lenders  MPR News

U.S. Bank is introducing a new loan program aimed at cash-strapped people who need to borrow several hundred dollars for a few months — and are willing to ...

ALEC Payday Loan Company Gets Reprieve Under Trump Administration - PR WatchALEC Payday Loan Company Gets Reprieve Under Trump Administration  PR Watch

Corporate members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) are benefiting from the deregulation frenzy of the Trump Administration. ALEC of ...

In Quest For Digital IDV, DMV To Get The Motor Running? - PYMNTS.comIn Quest For Digital IDV, DMV To Get The Motor Running?  PYMNTS.com

Security News: Banks like JPMorgan and Citigroup want partnerships with government agencies like the DMV to aid digital ID verification and fraud prevention.

Ohio Senate passes payday loan bill - cleveland.comOhio Senate passes payday loan bill  cleveland.com

The Ohio Senate passed a bill that reins in payday loans in Ohio. The bill is different than the version passed in the Ohio House, and House members will have ...

Your local post office could become a bank if this bill passes - CNBCYour local post office could become a bank if this bill passes  CNBC

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., is proposing legislation aimed at putting an end to current payday lending practices by giving some banking services a new ...

myPOS Brings New Store To Barcelona - PYMNTS.commyPOS Brings New Store To Barcelona  PYMNTS.com

European payments provider myPOS will open a new store in Spain on November 15 to bring its offerings closer to local small and medium-sized businesses.

Need to escape payday loan debt? Here’s how. - USA TODAYNeed to escape payday loan debt? Here’s how.  USA TODAY

Nobody likes being in debt, but it's even worse when it seems like there's no way out. You don't have to be stuck in the payday loan debt cycle forever.

CFPB Payday Loans: payday lender is accused of stealing millions from customers. Trump’s CFPB is now letting … - Vox.comCFPB Payday Loans: payday lender is accused of stealing millions from customers. Trump’s CFPB is now letting …  Vox.com

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is taking it easy on payday lenders accused of preying on low-income workers. In the agency's first report to ...

State Laws Put Installment Loan Borrowers at Risk - The Pew Charitable TrustsState Laws Put Installment Loan Borrowers at Risk  The Pew Charitable Trusts

Approximately 14000 individually licensed stores in 44 states offer installment loans, and the largest lender has a wider geographic presence than any bank and ...

What would happen if big banks competed with payday lenders? - Minnesota Public Radio NewsWhat would happen if big banks competed with payday lenders?  Minnesota Public Radio News

U.S. Bank announced a plan to start lending small, short-term loans between $100 and $1,000. The "Simple Loan" program gives current customers a quick way ...

Lenders, consumer advocates spar over payday loan proposals - The Columbus DispatchLenders, consumer advocates spar over payday loan proposals  The Columbus Dispatch

Waiting for the unveiling of Senate changes to a payday lending regulation bill, industry critics continued to pick apart those ideas Monday, while lenders worried ...

Payday lender Scott Tucker gets 16 years, 8 months in prison for $2 billion ripoff scheme - Kansas City StarPayday lender Scott Tucker gets 16 years, 8 months in prison for $2 billion ripoff scheme  Kansas City Star

Scott Tucker, Leawood payday loan businessman and professional race car driver, was taken into custody immediately after receiving a 16 year, 8 month prison ...

‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans to cash-strapped Americans - The Washington Post‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans to cash-strapped Americans  The Washington Post

As treasury secretary, Tim Geithner criticized predatory lenders. Now the private equity firm he leads runs a company that mails high-rate loans to risky ...

Norway's Healthcare System Sets the Gold Standard for Mothers and Children, While the US Lags Far Behind - Independent Journal ReviewNorway's Healthcare System Sets the Gold Standard for Mothers and Children, While the US Lags Far Behind  Independent Journal Review

When it comes to mothers and children, there is one country that is setting the gold standard for the rest of the world: Norway. And the United ...

Everything You Need To Know About Colorado's Elections - Strategy - United States - Mondaq News AlertsEverything You Need To Know About Colorado's Elections - Strategy - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

After a long-awaited night, the results of the 2018 midterm elections are in and the determination of Colorado's state-wide leadership has been decided. United ...

Ferraris, homes, jewelry in play in KC payday loan case as judge seeks $3.5 billion - Kansas City StarFerraris, homes, jewelry in play in KC payday loan case as judge seeks $3.5 billion  Kansas City Star

A preliminary forfeiture order seeks $3.5 billion from convicted payday loan mogul Scott Tucker, which includes his homes in Leawood and Colorado, several ...

There Are More Payday Lenders in U.S. Than McDonald's - NBCNews.comThere Are More Payday Lenders in U.S. Than McDonald's  NBCNews.com

There are more payday lenders in the U.S. than McDonald's or Starbucks, reflecting economic conditions in which fast money is even more important than fast ...

Payday Lending Faces Tough New Restrictions by Consumer Agency - The New York TimesPayday Lending Faces Tough New Restrictions by Consumer Agency  The New York Times

New rules announced Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could largely eliminate short-term, high-interest loans to working-class ...

The Future of Collective Actions - LexologyThe Future of Collective Actions  Lexology

Is enough being done to promote collective redress in the courts of England and Wales? Lucy Pert, a partner at Hausfeld, argues that more could be…

Payday lender or loan shark: Is there really a difference? - cleveland.comPayday lender or loan shark: Is there really a difference?  cleveland.com

Experts say there is a line between the loan sharks of the past and the modern short-term, small loan industry.

Disgraced Racer Scott Tucker Has Ferraris Repossessed in Payday Loan Scam Sentencing - RoadandTrack.comDisgraced Racer Scott Tucker Has Ferraris Repossessed in Payday Loan Scam Sentencing  RoadandTrack.com

Among the many charges levied against former race car driver Scott Tucker, the convicted payday loan scam artist should also be credited for being the most ...

What Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? | US - U.S News & World Report MoneyWhat Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? | US  U.S News & World Report Money

With an interest-only mortgage, payments are significantly lower during the initial phase but increase during the final period. These types of home loans ...

U.S. Breaks Up Vast I.R.S. Phone Scam - The New York TimesU.S. Breaks Up Vast I.R.S. Phone Scam  The New York Times

The Justice Department said sentences of up to 20 years in prison should discourage future fraud. Callers posed as tax or immigration officials.

Alabama Senate passes bill to reduce payday loan costs - AL.comAlabama Senate passes bill to reduce payday loan costs  AL.com

People who take out payday loans would have more time to pay them off under a bill that passed the Alabama Senate today, a change that would effectively ...

Wilmington lawyer sentenced to eight years in prison for massive payday loans scheme - The News JournalWilmington lawyer sentenced to eight years in prison for massive payday loans scheme  The News Journal

A prominent Wilmington lawyer has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his part in a massive payday loan scheme that charged customers more than 780 ...

Payday lenders are winning so big they're gonna get tired of winning - Des Moines RegisterPayday lenders are winning so big they're gonna get tired of winning  Des Moines Register

The average Iowa payday loan customer borrows 12 loans annually from a single lender. The average annual percentage rate is 273 percent.

US-based payday loan giants could face legal action in UK - Daily MailUS-based payday loan giants could face legal action in UK  Daily Mail

Giant American payday lenders could face legal action in the UK today after they were accused of mis-selling loans to up to a million Britons.

Payday lender Scott Tucker of Leawood convicted of illegal payday loans, racketeering - Kansas City StarPayday lender Scott Tucker of Leawood convicted of illegal payday loans, racketeering  Kansas City Star

Scott Tucker, professional race car driver and payday lender, and his attorney Tim Muir were convicted in New York of 14 criminal charges associated with their ...

Oportun Opening 20 Locations in Florida, Providing Affordable Loans for Residents With Little or No Credit History - GlobeNewswireOportun Opening 20 Locations in Florida, Providing Affordable Loans for Residents With Little or No Credit History  GlobeNewswire

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oportun, a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a mission of ...

No crackdown on payday lenders in Missouri's near future - Springfield News-LeaderNo crackdown on payday lenders in Missouri's near future  Springfield News-Leader

JEFFERSON CITY — While holding payday loan hearings in February, Rep. Steve Helms found himself facing a couple of financial surprises: he had to pay for ...

Payday loan companies oppose change to 30-day loans - AL.comPayday loan companies oppose change to 30-day loans  AL.com

Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur, takes questions from the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee during a public hearing about his bill to make payday loans ...

Trapped in Payday Loan Debt? How to Escape - Credit.com NewsTrapped in Payday Loan Debt? How to Escape  Credit.com News

Is it possible to get ahead of the payday loans and get your credit back in good standing?

"Future Of Small Dollar Lending" - Finance and Banking - United States - Mondaq News Alerts"Future Of Small Dollar Lending" - Finance and Banking - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

The regulatory stars are aligning for banks and non-banks to expand their offerings of short-term, small dollar credit. United States Finance and Banking Stroock ...

General Assembly asked to crack down on internet lending - Daily PressGeneral Assembly asked to crack down on internet lending  Daily Press

It was a jam plenty of people get into: divorced, daughters in college and monthly bills piling up — so Elizabeth Jensen thought an easy-to-get internet loan ...

It's time to reform payday predatory lending in Alabama - AL.comIt's time to reform payday predatory lending in Alabama  AL.com

Nearly 20 states and the United States military have protected themselves from this industry by restricting the triple-digit interest rates and unfair terms lenders ...

When tariffs on Mexico cause layoffs in the United States - Chicago TribuneWhen tariffs on Mexico cause layoffs in the United States  Chicago Tribune

When a Mexican company bought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

10 Ways to Get a Loan With Bad Credit - MarketWatch10 Ways to Get a Loan With Bad Credit  MarketWatch

If you're among the nearly one-third of Americans dealing with bad credit, then you may have simply accepted that you aren't going to be able to qualify for ...

Here come the payday lenders | Arkansas Blog - Arkansas TimesHere come the payday lenders | Arkansas Blog  Arkansas Times

The Trump administration's aim to destroy the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is seen here as good news for the bloodsuckers of the payday lending ...

Xiaomi backs Indian consumer lending startup ZestMoney in $13.4M deal - TechCrunchXiaomi backs Indian consumer lending startup ZestMoney in $13.4M deal  TechCrunch

Xiaomi has continued its investment in India after it led a $13.4 million round for fintech startup ZestMoney. The newly-public Chinese firm previously said it ...

Bill would give payday loan borrowers more time to pay - AL.comBill would give payday loan borrowers more time to pay  AL.com

Sen. Arthur Orr, R-Decatur, appears with advocates for his bill to extend the term of payday loans from a minimum of 10 days to 30 days.

South Dakota violated payday lender's rights, judge rules - Sioux Falls Argus LeaderSouth Dakota violated payday lender's rights, judge rules  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The head of the South Dakota Division of Banking exceeded his authority when he issued an order last year revoking the licenses of a payday lender, a federal ...

Do payday loans exploit poor people? Research review - Journalist's ResourceDo payday loans exploit poor people? Research review  Journalist's Resource

Half of Americans have almost no savings, according to a May 2016 survey by the Federal Reserve. For such people, car trouble or a toothache can trigger ...

How Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers - The Washington PostHow Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers  The Washington Post

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — When a Mexican company bought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

With a push from Bosma, Indiana House votes to allow 'loan shark' rates - Indianapolis StarWith a push from Bosma, Indiana House votes to allow 'loan shark' rates  Indianapolis Star

Payday lenders are lobbying intensely for the bill, which would allow annual percentage rates of up to 222 percent.

Consumer financial services at a crossroads: Small-dollar loans - JD SupraConsumer financial services at a crossroads: Small-dollar loans  JD Supra

Supervision - The CFPB has historically focused on how to address so-called "debt traps" associated with payday lending. After five years of research and...

Wisconsin Republicans received nearly $90,000 from execs of title lender involved in free London trip for Robin Vos - Milwaukee Journal SentinelWisconsin Republicans received nearly $90,000 from execs of title lender involved in free London trip for Robin Vos  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MADISON - Over the past decade, Wisconsin Republicans have received tens of thousands of dollars in campaign donations from the leader of a title loan ...

Payday Loan - InvestopediaPayday Loan  Investopedia

A payday loan is a type of short-term borrowing where a lender will extend high interest credit based on a borrower's income and credit profile.

I Applied For An Online Payday Loan. Here's What Happened Next - NPRI Applied For An Online Payday Loan. Here's What Happened Next  NPR

Payday lenders made about $49 billion in high-interest loans last year. More than a third of those loans were made online. I wondered what happens when you ...

9 Places to Get a Loan When You Need to Borrow Money - Student Loan Hero9 Places to Get a Loan When You Need to Borrow Money  Student Loan Hero

Need money for a car, a college class, a mortgage, or just to get you through to your next paycheck? You're not alone. Currently, 44 million Americans have ...

New year means lower fees for payday loans in Ontario - CBC.caNew year means lower fees for payday loans in Ontario  CBC.ca

The Ontario government has lowered the cost of payday loans from $18 to $15 for every $100 borrowed.

Postal banking is back on the table. Here's why that matters - American BankerPostal banking is back on the table. Here's why that matters  American Banker

Whether you like the idea or hate it, expect to hear a lot more about postal banking over the next two and a half years.

Dollar stores are thriving – but are they ripping off poor people? - The GuardianDollar stores are thriving – but are they ripping off poor people?  The Guardian

While online retailers have transformed the landscape of American commerce, the largest three dollar-store chains are prospering offline, opening more than ...

Post offices that are also banks? Genius idea. But don't hold your breath - Los Angeles TimesPost offices that are also banks? Genius idea. But don't hold your breath  Los Angeles Times

Sen. Kirsten Gillbrand has introduced legislation to create a Postal Bank, empowering the nation's vast network of post offices to offer checking and savings ...

The Treasury's Fintech Report: Key Takeaways | Cato @ Liberty - Cato InstituteThe Treasury's Fintech Report: Key Takeaways | Cato @ Liberty  Cato Institute

Today was a busy day for financial regulatory policy. In the morning, the Department of the Treasury released its long-awaited report on nonbank financials, ...

Payday loan reform bill gets second hearing in House - The Star BeaconPayday loan reform bill gets second hearing in House  The Star Beacon

COLUMBUS — Ohio House legislators heard hours of testimony this week on a bill to limit astronomical interest rates and fees on short-term loans, igniting ...

Tariffs on Mexico are causing layoffs in the United States - Worcester TelegramTariffs on Mexico are causing layoffs in the United States  Worcester Telegram

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — When a Mexican company brought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end.

Why are payday loan ads still showing on Google after the ban? - Search Engine LandWhy are payday loan ads still showing on Google after the ban?  Search Engine Land

To consumer advocates, payday loans have become synonymous with predatory lending. The small short-term loans often come with astronomical interest rates ...

Payday loans firm Wonga is on the brink of collapse after a surge in compensation claims - Daily MailPayday loans firm Wonga is on the brink of collapse after a surge in compensation claims  Daily Mail

The payday loans firm was once one of the fastest-growing consumer finance companies in Britain. But it is on the rocks three weeks after receiving an ...

Easy Money robbed at gunpoint in Jackson - Jackson Clarion LedgerEasy Money robbed at gunpoint in Jackson  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson police said two armed men robbed Easy Money Friday.

Payday Lending: Will Anything Better Replace It? - The AtlanticPayday Lending: Will Anything Better Replace It?  The Atlantic

The practice is slowly being regulated out of existence. But it's unclear where low-income Americans will find short-term loans instead.

The US payday loans crisis: borrow $100 to make ends meet, owe 36 times that sum - The GuardianThe US payday loans crisis: borrow $100 to make ends meet, owe 36 times that sum  The Guardian

In Missouri, there are 958 more payday lenders than there are McDonald's restaurants as payday loans have become part of the economic landscape.

Loan Sharks Are Circling - Finance and Banking - UK - Mondaq News AlertsLoan Sharks Are Circling - Finance and Banking - UK  Mondaq News Alerts

Wonga's collapse is arguably a victory for increased regulation, but deeper changes are still needed to protect the vulnerable UK Finance and Banking ICSA 8 ...

Payday lenders retreat in the face of new restrictions - Houston ChroniclePayday lenders retreat in the face of new restrictions  Houston Chronicle

Payday and auto title lenders have decreased their footprint in Houston since a local ordinance went into effect in 2014.

Make money and get it faster: Instant pay apps give you quick access to wages — but there’s a catch - MicMake money and get it faster: Instant pay apps give you quick access to wages — but there’s a catch  Mic

Goodbye, payday loans! New apps give you faster access to your earnings — but be warned that they could end up hurting you, if you're not careful.

The Postal Banking Solution - Jacobin magazineThe Postal Banking Solution  Jacobin magazine

The post office can offer financial services that private banks won't. In fact, it's done it before. Post office at Alamo, May 1972. Charles O'Rear / US National ...

McFarland: Wisconsin Native American Tribes innovate with financial technology - Appleton Post CrescentMcFarland: Wisconsin Native American Tribes innovate with financial technology  Appleton Post Crescent

Wisconsin is home to 11 federally-recognized Native American tribes. Like elsewhere in America, the reservations within Wisconsin's borders are, with few ...

Best Payday and Title Loan Companies - ConsumerAffairsBest Payday and Title Loan Companies  ConsumerAffairs

Payday and title loans give borrowers quick access to cash for a short time. With a title loan, lenders place a lien on a car owner's car title in exchange for a loan.

Two Chattanooga buildings linked to Carey V. Brown sold at auction - Chattanooga Times Free PressTwo Chattanooga buildings linked to Carey V. Brown sold at auction  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two Chattanooga buildings tied to Carey V. Brown, who built one of America's biggest payday lending empires before it fell earlier this decade, were sold at ...

Google Bans Payday Loan Advertisements - The AtlanticGoogle Bans Payday Loan Advertisements  The Atlantic

The search engine's new policy will hurt companies pitching high-interest loans, but how will it affect borrowers?

Why a Credit Union Could Be Your Best Personal Loan Option - Student Loan HeroWhy a Credit Union Could Be Your Best Personal Loan Option  Student Loan Hero

If you're looking for a personal loan, a credit union personal loan could be less expensive and easier to get. Read on to find out how to get one.

Crypto Lending Platforms: SALT, Nexo, ETHLend and BlockFi Compared - Crypto BriefingCrypto Lending Platforms: SALT, Nexo, ETHLend and BlockFi Compared  Crypto Briefing

Crypto lending platforms enable you to use your cryptocurrency assets as collateral against loans in other tokens or fiat. 'Interest'ing.

Nevada officials promise bill tightening rules on payday lending - Las Vegas Review-JournalNevada officials promise bill tightening rules on payday lending  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Nevada bill tightening restrictions on payday loans is in the pipeline for the upcoming 2017 legislative session, according to the state treasurer.

How Some Payday Lenders Charge Over 700% on Loans - CNBC.comHow Some Payday Lenders Charge Over 700% on Loans  CNBC.com

A little known loophole is letting some payday loan companies dodge state laws and charge interest rates much higher than the states would otherwise allow, ...

Payday lenders populate Mississippi, and lawmakers do little to protect consumers - Jackson Clarion LedgerPayday lenders populate Mississippi, and lawmakers do little to protect consumers  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi leads the nation in check cashing and payday lenders businesses, but lawmakers have done little to protect the interest of consumers.

Cash Is a Miracle. So Why Are More Businesses Refusing It? - SlateCash Is a Miracle. So Why Are More Businesses Refusing It?  Slate

For years, small businesses have asked customers to pay cash, set credit card minimums, or added a surcharge onto card transactions, in an effort to defray the ...

Why Payday Loans for Small Businesses Are Bad News - Money MagazineWhy Payday Loans for Small Businesses Are Bad News  Money Magazine

Some small-business owners say merchant cash advances brought them to the brink of ruin.

Lawmakers eye caps on changing payday lending industry - The News JournalLawmakers eye caps on changing payday lending industry  The News Journal

Triple-digit interest rates are the norm in the payday lending industry. But federal and state regulations could curb that.

CFPB Should Leave Payday Loan Customers Alone - ForbesCFPB Should Leave Payday Loan Customers Alone  Forbes

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is finishing up new regulations that could ultimately shut down payday lenders, and there's no indication ...

Japanese Americans Are Fighting to Preserve the Site of the Tule Lake Wartime Internment - Pacific StandardJapanese Americans Are Fighting to Preserve the Site of the Tule Lake Wartime Internment  Pacific Standard

The battle to commemorate Japanese-American incarceration in northern California comes as Congress is set to deliberate whether to continue to fund such ...

7 ways to spot personal loan scams - Bankrate.com7 ways to spot personal loan scams  Bankrate.com

A personal loan may be the answer to your financial woes. But watch for these signs to avoid getting scammed.

Iowa payday lenders beware: New rules are coming - DesMoinesRegister.comIowa payday lenders beware: New rules are coming  DesMoinesRegister.com

Overall, Iowa's payday lenders issued more than 613000 loans, valued at more than $220 million, last year, according to the banking division.

Three companies dominate the car title loan industry - Las Vegas Review-JournalThree companies dominate the car title loan industry  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The title loan industry is fragmented, with dozens of players ranging from small mom-and-pop locations to nationwide operators with thousands of locations.

19 Ways to Find Fast Cash, More Savings - NerdWallet19 Ways to Find Fast Cash, More Savings  NerdWallet

Ideas to find quick cash today, earn extra money going forward and cut your monthly bills.

More payday lenders than McDonald's? Some recovery - CNBCMore payday lenders than McDonald's? Some recovery  CNBC

There are more payday lenders in the U.S. than McDonald's or Starbucks, reflecting conditions in which fast money is more important than fast food.

Prominent lawyer could lose Alapocas home after payday loan scheme conviction - The News JournalProminent lawyer could lose Alapocas home after payday loan scheme conviction  The News Journal

Wheeler Neff, along with Charles Hallinan, were found guilty last month of federal racketeering conspiracy and fraud.

China tightens leash on online lenders to curb runaway credit - South China Morning PostChina tightens leash on online lenders to curb runaway credit  South China Morning Post

China's central bank has issued its harshest set of restrictions yet to rein in the country's online microlending businesses, putting on a tight leash an industry that ...

Emboldened? Payday Lender CURO Group (NYSE:CURO) IPOs With Mulvaney Now In Charge Of CFPB - BenzingaEmboldened? Payday Lender CURO Group (NYSE:CURO) IPOs With Mulvaney Now In Charge Of CFPB  Benzinga

Curo Group Holdings Corp (NYSE: CURO) held its IPO on Thursday, testing the waters of the public markets less than a month after President Donald Trump ...

More Large Employers Add Financial Wellness Tools to Benefits Menu - Insurance JournalMore Large Employers Add Financial Wellness Tools to Benefits Menu  Insurance Journal

Study after study shows that money stress can be as bad for workplace productivity as back pain. The latest study, released by PwC on Tuesday, found that.

Masked gunman leaves behind stolen car after failed robbery attempt in Santa Paula - Ventura County StarMasked gunman leaves behind stolen car after failed robbery attempt in Santa Paula  Ventura County Star

A masked gunman failed at robbing a payday loan operation in Santa Paula but left behind a stolen car, police say.

Payday loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270,000 - TechCrunchPayday loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270,000  TechCrunch

Payday loan firm Wonga has suffered a data breach affecting up to 245,000 customers in the U.K. A further 25,000 customers in Poland may also be affected, ...

Missouri payday lenders shift to installment loans - STLtoday.comMissouri payday lenders shift to installment loans  STLtoday.com

Installment loans still carry high interest; lenders are wary of regulation, scrutiny.

Ky. payday lenders face stiffened enforcement - The Courier-JournalKy. payday lenders face stiffened enforcement  The Courier-Journal

Finding herself short $200 on her rent after being laid off from her job at Presbyterian headquarters, Mary Love took out a payday loan. The following payday, her ...

Why Payday Loans Are Dangerous - Go Banking RatesWhy Payday Loans Are Dangerous  Go Banking Rates

It's tough to find yourself in a situation where you need money immediately, but you're not alone. In fact, 42 percent of millennials have used methods like payday ...

'It's criminal': Call for crackdown on payday lenders - 9news.com.au'It's criminal': Call for crackdown on payday lenders  9news.com.au

Payday lenders are targeting low income families like never before, handing out an estimated $842 million e...

Nevada’s state treasurer, payday business owners debate industry issues - Las Vegas Review-JournalNevada’s state treasurer, payday business owners debate industry issues  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz on Friday suggested that payday lenders are strategically located in low-income neighborhoods and near military bases ...

4 Key Ideas to Business Marketing Success for Pay Day Loans - Business 2 Community4 Key Ideas to Business Marketing Success for Pay Day Loans  Business 2 Community

Pay day loan is proven to be extremely beneficial for both pay day loan companies and for consumers if marketed with proper strategies. Payday loan ...