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State of Lending in America
The report outlines predatory lending practices in various fields of consumer lending, and explains why protecting fair, affordable access to credit is vital for both consumers and the U.S. economy.

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Video: California Payday Loan Stories

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Payday loans are marketed as a quick-fix loan to help families during a financial emergency. Instead, these high-cost loans trap borrowers in a cycle of debt. Last year, California families paid more than $578 million in fees alone.  Learn some of the stories of those caught in the debt trap.