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Catholics leaders in US call for nationwide limit on payday loan interest

Feb 13, 2020

Catholics in the US are pushing for a national, bipartisan bill that would limit the interest rate on payday and... Read more

Why the USCCB is speaking out against payday loan rule rollbacks

Feb 19, 2019

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Feb. 14 officially proposed to rescind a rule to protect borrowers from predatory lending,... Read more

In bill veto, Oklahoma takes a stand against loan sharks

May 9, 2017

The governor of Oklahoma vetoed a bill that would have drastically increased the interest rates of payday loans, joining the... Read more

Kansas project helps clients escape the predatory loan cycle

Apr 17, 2017

In 2015, Shannon found herself swimming in debt from a title loan. She faithfully made the $200 monthly payments. Unfortunately,... Read more


What Catholics are doing to help victims of predatory loans

Jun 5, 2016

By Matt Hadro

As the federal government considers regulating the infamous “payday loan” industry, Catholics are already acting to help borrowers saddled with... Read more