Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wins Court Case against CashCall
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wins Court Case against CashCall

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The fight for fair lending got a big boost…

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Payday Lending is an Abomination in Plain Sight, says Baptist Preacher
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Payday Lending is an Abomination in Plain Sight, says Baptist Preacher

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Every once in a while a congressional committee…

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Why is CBC Member Rep. Alcee Hastings Pushing a Bill that Helps Predatory Lenders?
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Why is CBC Member Rep. Alcee Hastings Pushing a Bill that Helps Predatory Lenders?

By Charlene Crowell NNPA News Wire Columnist Sometimes you just have to wonder what Members…

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Payday Lending Supporters Attack CFPB; Top Industry Lenders Face RICO Charges
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Payday Lending Supporters Attack CFPB; Top Industry Lenders Face RICO Charges

By Charlene Crowell NNPA News Wire Columnist For years deceptive and predatory lenders have bilked…

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Patriarch of Payday Loans Said to Face U.S. Racketeering Probe
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Patriarch of Payday Loans Said to Face U.S. Racketeering Probe

  (Bloomberg) – In nearly two decades of payday lending, Charlie Hallinan stayed one step…

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Obama Praises Payday Lender Rules, Vows Veto of Limitations
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Obama Praises Payday Lender Rules, Vows Veto of Limitations

NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Embracing proposed new rules aimed at payday…

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Ending the Payday Lending Debt Trap
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Ending the Payday Lending Debt Trap

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist  In just a few days, the debt trap at the…

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A Call to End Predatory Small-Dollar Lending
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A Call to End Predatory Small-Dollar Lending

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist After waiting for more than a year for a hearing…

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Cracking Down on Payday Lenders
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Cracking Down on Payday Lenders

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Just in time for the holiday season, three federal…

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