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During the quarantine, the number of long-term online direct lenders has increased

Microfinance market participants are seeing an increase in the share of microloans issued for a long period – up to one year. But the maturities of these loans are also reduced and the loans are repaid earlier than expected. According to Forbes in the fourth quarter of 2021, the share of long term Hart Loan […]

Governor, Legislature Shouldn’t Ignore Payday Loans | Remark

During the first week of the 2022 legislative session, lawmakers introduced several bills that would lower New Mexico’s unreasonable 175% interest rate cap on small loans to 36%. But the Legislature won’t even be able to discuss such measures during the current 30-day session without an official “message” from Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. So far, […]

“CashPlease”: a small bank launches an alternative to payday loans

This week, Wells Fargo joined the list of big banks introducing short-term credit products — and the much smaller OneUnited Bank in Boston unveiled its own version, designed as an alternative to payday loans. OneUnited’s loan, called CashPlease, is designed to help customers of the black-owned bank with $635 million in assets manage their cash […]

Momentum calls for an end to ‘criminal’ interest rates for payday loans

A MoneyMart located in Hunterhorn Plaza in Calgary on Friday, December 24, 2021. ARYN TOOMBS/FOR LIVEWIRE CALGARY In a new political report released this month, a Calgary nonprofit calls for an end to what it claims are “criminal” interest rates on payday loans. Momentum is also calling for an end to legislative exemptions that allow […]

Global Payday Loans Market Report (by Type, Marital Status)

Dublin, Nov. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report “Payday Loans Market Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Rising awareness of payday loans among young people and rapid loan approval with no usage restriction is driving the growth of the global payday loans market. Moreover, the presence of […]

Ombudsman finds credit card company lent mom with 13 payday loans and ‘increased limit’

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) has sided with customers who say a credit card company ‘raised credit limits’ for people who would struggle to pay it back. Aqua has lost several lawsuits with clients who say they wrongly lent money to people, including a mother with 13 payday loans, people on benefits and compulsive gamblers. […]

Attorney General Raoul announces settlement with companies over predatory payday loans – The Southland Journal

Advertising Attorney General Raoul announces settlement with companies over predatory payday loans (Chicago, IL) – Attorney General Kwame Raoul and Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) Acting Secretary Mario Treto Jr. today announced a settlement with online payday loan lead generators MoneyMutual LLC; PartnerWeekly LLC and Selling Source LLC. Rules The settlement solves […]

US banks ease standards for online payday loans

The pandemic and subsequent lockdowns have slowed economic development in many countries around the world. The United States has not become an exception. The national government is currently struggling with a surplus. Meanwhile, average people and small businesses have to struggle with their financial challenges. As a result, some urgent measures had to be taken. […]

NCUA Enables Service Organizations to Make Auto and Payday Loans | Credit Union Journal

The National Credit Union Board of Directors approved a final rule which will allow credit union service organizations to engage in any type of lending authorized for federal credit unions. Currently, CUSOs – companies owned by credit unions to provide financial or operational services to institutions or their members – are only authorized to offer […]

Trump judges demand consumers harmed by ‘payday’ loans drop class action and arbitrate individual claims: judges upheld, fears upheld

“Confirmed judges, confirmed fearsis a series of blogs documenting the detrimental impact of President Trump’s judges on the rights and freedoms of Americans. Cases in the series can be found by issue and by judge at this link. Trump Ninth Circuit Judge Danielle Forrest, joined by Trump Judge Lawrence VanDyke, quashed a district court and […]

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