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Pay Day Loans/ Sofia Worth Commentary

November 11, 2015

According to Appleseed, a research company, payday loans do not necessarily affect the population that may come to your head when you answer the question who takes out payday loans? The majority of payday consumers are single Latina mothers who are one sick child away from not being able to put food...

Pay Day Loans/ Angela Quiroz-Saenz Commentary

November 11, 2015

Payday lending is capitalism to the fullest. Since 1990, there has been an explosion of payday centers nationwide, growing from virtually zero centers to 25,000 in 2007, which is more than the number of McDonalds and Starbucks combined. The concept for maximizing profit is simple: charge people re...