payday lenders

Trump CFPB Plans Obscene Change to Payday Lender Rule

January 15, 2019

William K. Black, January 14, 2019     Bloomington, Mn Kate Berry, the American Banker reporter that covers consumer financial protection, has written another important article about the continuing horror story of Trump’s increasingly successful efforts to pervert the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) into an agency dedicated to harming consumers and protecting our Nation’s most predatory…

Consumer Protection Moves to Throw the Weakest Under the Bus

January 21, 2018

In one of his first moves as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Board, Mick Mulvaney scrapped a rule regulating payday lenders. “This has everything to do with facilitating fraud and predation,” says white-collar criminologist Bill Black

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March 4, 2014
Mike Konczal: A public option for banks will dramatically improve and help regulate the financial services industry.