Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, June 02, 2016 9:58 am
By Stephen Pounds ·

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued new regulations today aimed at ending the recurring cycle of debt from payday loans .

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 2:37 pm
By Mitch Strohm ·

Within the past 5 years, 42% of millennials have used alternative financial services like payday loans, pawnshops, car title loans, tax refund advances or rent-to-own products.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

An indirect auto finance company and its car title subsidiary are in trouble with the feds for illegal debt collection tactics.

Thursday, April 16, 2015 2:59 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

The FTC has again cracked down on car dealers and businesses associated with financing or leasing a car, resulting in six new cases.

Monday, August 26, 2013 5:53 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

The CFA revealed that service personnel are vulnerable to abusive lending practices.