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SA Introduces Payday Loan Reform Bill

Progress in payday credit reform or a 25-year setback in credit regulation? Vickie Chapman, Attorney General of South Australia The government of South Australia has announced that it will legislate to strengthen the protection of consumers taking out low-value credit contracts, calling on the Australian government for not taking action …

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How payday lenders and check tellers help the poor

Our friends at Reason TV have a fascinating new video on the ethics and policy of short-term financial services such as payday loans and check cashing. Interviews with Todd Krainin Teacher. Lisa Servon from the University of Pennsylvania on his recent book America’s Unbanking: How the New Middle Class Survives. …

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