Payday Rule Repeal Compilation of Coverage



Sherrod Brown


Allied Progress

Americans for Financial Reform

Center for Responsible Lending

Consumer Action

Consumer Federation of America

Consumer Finance

Consumer Reports

Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

Faith for Just Lending

Georgia Watch

Hope Policy Institute

Indiana Institute for Working Families

Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

National Association of Consumer Advocates

National Community Reinvestment Coalition

National Consumer Law Center

Pew Charitable Trusts

Policy Matters Ohio

Public Citizen

Stop the Debt Trap

US Public Interest Research Group



Credit Union National Association

National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions

Community Financial Services Association of America



New York Times: Consumer Bureau Scraps Restrictions on Payday Loans

Wall Street Journal: Rollback of Payday Loan Proposal Decried by Consumer Groups, Welcomed by Banks

CNN: Consumer protection bureau gets rid of restriction on payday lenders

NPR: CFPB Strips Some Consumer Protections For Payday Loans

ABC News: ‘A grave error’: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau abandons payday loan limitations

CNBC: New payday loan rules could leave millions ‘exposed’ to debt trap

Forbes: CFPB Revokes Payday Lending Restrictions Meant To Protect Borrowers  

American Banker: CFPB makes it official, rescinds Cordray-era limits on payday lenders

Yahoo Finance: Black communities vulnerable to ‘debt traps’ as key protections against payday loans removed

Morning Consult: CFPB Scraps Ability-to-Repay Provision From Payday Rule: Instant Reaction

The Root: Trump’s Watchdog Group OK Predatory Payday Loans

Buzzfeed News: Trump CFPB Allows For Payday Loans To People Who Can’t Repay

Finance & Commerce: Consumer bureau scraps payday loan rules – Finance & Commerce 

The Hill: Consumer bureau revokes payday lending restrictions

Seattle Times: Consumer bureau scraps restrictions on payday loans

CBS: Payday lenders won’t have to check whether borrowers can afford loans

ConsumerAffairs: CFPB revises payday lending rules, potentially leaving millions of consumers with ‘unaffordable payments’

Fox59: Pandemic poses concerns for predatory lending in Indiana

LA Times: New payday-loan rule may hit Black, Latino borrowers hardest

Salon: Trump’s CFPB Director pushed to resign over new rule allowing predatory “debt traps”

Reuters: U.S. consumer watchdog removes ‘ability-to-pay’ need from final payday loan rule