The interest rate on these loans can top 100% in California. Does a 36% cap solve the problem?...
Jun. 13–For California borrowers trapped in loans with triple-digit interest rates, a proposed bill to impose a 36% cap might seem like a godsend. If passed, Assembly Bill 539 would end a decades-long practice of allowing installment loans of $2,500 to $10,000 to carry such high interest rates
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