Amarillo Globe-News: Money talks for payday loans

February 20, 2013

Excerpt:  Amarillo commissioners got real Wednesday, discussing the increasing problem of some of these businesses — and what to do about their loan practices, which make the Mafia envious.  Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution calling on the Legislature and Gov. Rick Perry “to enact laws to stop usurious lending by payday and auto title lenders, and curtailing credit access businesses’ exploitation of economically vulnerable citizens.”  Read More at the Amarillo Globe-News