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Why Payday Loans Aren’t Dangerous

Posted on Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 10:51 a.m. Join AFP’s more than 100,000 followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple podcast, Spotify and pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com Advertising inquiries: freepress@ntelos.net (© fizkes-stock.adobe.com) Payday loans help the poor feel better. Therefore, in developed countries, […]

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Fig Loans Personal Loans Review 2022 – Forbes Advisor

Fig Loans is an expensive option. The best personal loans offer competitive rates, flexible loan amounts, and a wide range of terms. Here’s how Fig Loans compares to other lenders. Fig Loans vs. Personify Financial Personify Financial is more widely available, with loan options in 26 states versus eight states with Fig Loans. It also […]

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OppLoans Personal Loan Review 2022 – Forbes Advisor

The best personal loans offer competitive rates, flexible loan amounts, and a wide range of terms. Here’s how OppLoans personal loans compare to other popular lenders: OppLoans vs Upgrade OppLoans and Upgrade are for borrowers with damaged credit. If you qualify for an upgrade loan, you may be eligible for larger loan limits, up to […]

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Michigan Board of Trustees Approves Petition Wording for 2022 Payday Loans Vote

A coalition that wants voters to decide how Michigan should cap interest rates on payday loans won approval on Tuesday for its sketchy wording for a petition to bring the issue to the November 2022 ballot. Members of Michiganders for Fair Lending told the Board of State Solicitors that payday loans — short-term loans with […]

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Lenders are using AI to offer low-credit personal loans to borrowers

New fintech lenders are using AI to expand access to credit and offer personal loans to low-credit borrowers. (iStock) Fintech lenders are taking an unprecedented step in using artificial intelligence (AI) to offer personal loans to consumers with low credit scores or even no credit score. In fact, a fintech startup lending platform called Upstart […]

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93% of payday loan borrowers regret taking their loan, survey finds

Payday loans can be a debt trap for borrowers who cannot afford to make payments. Here’s how you can pay off your payday loan balance before it’s sent to debt collectors. (iStock) Payday lenders prey on borrowers with bad credit who desperately need money, trapping them in a cycle of high-interest, hard-to-pay debt. The vast […]

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CEOs Call on Congress to Strengthen Semiconductor Research, Design and Manufacturing in United States

CEOs Call on Congress to Strengthen Semiconductor Research, Design and Manufacturing in United States The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today applauded a letter sent this morning to congressional leaders by a broad coalition of 59 CEOs and senior executives urging swift action to fund the CHIPS for America Act and enact a strengthened version of […]