Tag Archives: high interest rates

Google restricts payday loan display ads

Kelly Dilworth

Google, the consumer financial protections advocate? Just weeks after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau hinted at new regulations for payday lenders, search engine giant Google offered its own crackdown on predatory lenders. In a blog post on Google’s public policy…
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Report: Chinese credit card market nearly doubles in a year

Matt Schulz

Want proof of just how fast that Chinese economy is growing? Try this: The total number of credit cards in China nearly doubled in the past year, according to the nation’s central bank.
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