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Zach Carter

Payday Loan Kingpin Praises Elizabeth Warren | Zach Carter | Posted 07.10.2011 | Business

This article has been updated WASHINGTON -- The Chairman of the nation's largest payday lending outifit is making the rounds in the nation's capita...

Payday Lenders: How Wall Street's "Undercover Brothers" Exploit Minorities

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

All the major banking institutions say the right things about race and equality. They all have diversity programs. Yet the banking industry has been using payday lenders as a "front" for preying on minority neighborhoods.

William Alden

Bailed-Out Banks Finance 'Legalized Loan Shark' Lenders, Says New Report | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Big banks that received TARP bailout money are funding payday lenders -- companies Senator Dick Durbin (D - Ill.) termed "bottom feeders" -- and which...

Yes, the Payday Lenders and Other Fringe Financers Are to Blame.

Gary Rivlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Rivlin

While we're thinking about financial reform, shouldn't one goal be a safer, more sensible financial marketplace than in the past, whether someone is shopping for a $200,000 home loan or a $200 cash advance?

Indiana Lt Gov Becky Skillman to Attend Hate Group Fundraiser

Bil Browning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bil Browning