Clark Hicks, a lawyer in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, talks about the rapid invasion of high interest payday loan lenders in his hometown and the negative impact it has on the residents. READ COMPLETE STORY
This is an issue that is occurring not only in Mississippi, but throughout the United States. People who don’t qualify for small loans at reputable banks and lending institutions often resort to small payday loan lenders. This usually leads to a never ending cycle of debt.
South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center is an advocate for consumers with abusive loan practices. For resources visit: http://scjustice.org/brochures-and-manuals/consumer-protection/