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Congress to Introduce Resolution Rescinding “Fake Lender” Rule Enabling Predatory Lenders to Evade Arizona’s Interest Rate Limits

330+ groups from 50 states, District of Columbia support overturning rule that helps triple-digit interest rate loans bypass state and voter-approved interest rate caps News …

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We Are One | Somos Uno Child Care Scholarship Fund Now Accepting Applications

CONTACT: Catholic Community ServicesPeg Harmon, CEO PegHCCS@ccs-soaz.org CONTACT: Mayor Regina Romero’s OfficeMyriam Cruz, Director of Communications   myriam.cruz@tucsonaz.gov602-748-9838   News Release: November 9, 2020 | (En Español) (Tucson, AZ – November 9, 2020) As …

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The Return of Rent-a-Bank Lending is the Most Serious Threat in 20 Years to States’ Ability to Protect Their Residents From Predatory Lending

Contact: Kelly Griffith, Executive Director, Center for Economic Integrity (520) 250-4416 News Release: September 8, 2020 Tucson, AZ – The Center for Economic Integrity (CEI) …

The Return of Rent-a-Bank Lending is the Most Serious Threat in 20 Years to States’ Ability to Protect Their Residents From Predatory Lending Read More »

Arizona Advocates Urge Governor Ducey to Safeguard CARES Act Stimulus Funds from Creditors and Debt Collectors

Contact: Kelly Griffith, Executive Director, Center for Economic Integrity (520) 250-4416 News Release: April 15, 2020 Tucson, AZ – Arizona consumer organizations and community leaders …

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Trump Administration Seeking Indefinite Delay of Common Sense Federal Consumer Protections for Triple-Digit Interest Rate Short-term Small Loans

Kelly Griffith, Executive Director kelly@economicintegrity.org (520) 250-4416 News Release: June 1, 2018 TUCSON, AZ – Late yesterday afternoon, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and …

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