Payday News, week of April 22, 2016

Partner blogs, posts & press releases: April 20, 2016 Center for Responsible Lending (CRL) New CFPB Report Details Financial Harms Caused by Payday Lending Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a new report that proves how high-cost fees on small-dollar loan create rather than resolve financial challenges for borrowers. April 20, 2016 Consumer Federation of America (CFA) CFPB …

Arizona Payday Lenders Caught Fraudulently Getting Petition Signatures

As reported in The Arizona Republic: Heavy lobbying …And it follows on the heels of an aggressive campaign to open up Arizona to flexible-credit loans. Backers of the quick-loan industry, many of whom offer payday loans in other states, hired Axiom, a lobbying and consulting firm with ties to Ducey, to shepherd the bill through the Legislature. Industry representatives have …