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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Payday Loans and Quick Money

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – If you can’t make ends meet and need cash fast, many people turn to a loan to make amends for their financial woe. The simple truth is that many people cannot qualify for traditional loans because they are not making enough money or have poor credit. With few options for getting […]

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Australian Hindus demand apology after treasurer’s ‘degrading’ references to Indian religion

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg suggested Jim Chalmers would come “barefoot in the room, flowing robes, burning incense, pearls in a hand.” Source: PAA “I thought yesterday, as a member of Parliament for Rankin, [came] in the room fresh out of his ashram deep in the Himalayan mountains… barefoot in the room, flowing dresses, burning incense, pearls […]

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Payday loans: Dickensian system sends borrowers to jail, group says

Payday loans provide a way for workers to get money quickly. What might surprise many borrowers: falling behind in repaying these loans can land them in court – and even behind bars. The problem stems from a clause in payday loan contracts, as well as oddities in the US legal system. Over 99% of in-store […]