DailyFinance (AOL Money & Finance): “Costly Cash: The Great Recession Is Paying Off for Pawnshops and Payday Lenders”

March 9, 2010

Excerpt: “Millions of Americans today are facing the worst money problems imaginable, but these same conditions are creating flush times for pawn shops and so-called payday lenders. As banks slashed their lending and jacked up fees on overdrafts and bounced checks and as credit card issuers made credit harder and more expensive to get, the number of people walking into a pawnshop or a payday-loan store has skyrocketed…” Read more on the DailyFinance site >>