Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.
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Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Deputy Director, Center for Responsible Lending) “If at first you don’t…

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Why We’re So Lucky that Donald Trump is the Most Unreasonable President in U.S. History
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Why We’re So Lucky that Donald Trump is the Most Unreasonable President in U.S. History

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In one of my recent columns, I talked about…

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With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites
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With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites

By Charlene Crowell (Deputy Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) It’s that time of year…

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Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Calls for “Full-Scale” Boycott of BMW
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Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Calls for “Full-Scale” Boycott of BMW

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow…

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OPINION: Black America’s Dreams of Homeownership Still Deferred
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OPINION: Black America’s Dreams of Homeownership Still Deferred

By Charlene Crowell (Deputy Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) The late Langston Hughes created…

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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform
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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Airbnb, the housing marketplace that connects travelers with hosts…

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Lawmakers Seek End to Triple-Digit Interest on Payday and Car-Title Loans
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Lawmakers Seek End to Triple-Digit Interest on Payday and Car-Title Loans

By Charlene Crowell (Communication Director, Center for Responsible Lending) A group of Capitol Hill lawmakers…

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New Nielsen Study Reveals Growing Spending Power, Influence of Black Women
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New Nielsen Study Reveals Growing Spending Power, Influence of Black Women

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) A new report detailing the record-setting spending power…

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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act
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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act

By Christopher G. Cox (Publisher/Managing Editor, realesavvy.com) Since it was passed in 1977, the Community…

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Equifax Data Breach Leaves at least 143 Million Consumers at Risk
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Equifax Data Breach Leaves at least 143 Million Consumers at Risk

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) Record-breaking, back-to-back hurricanes in Houston and…

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