Nearly a decade after legislation was put in place to protect U.S. military personnel and their families from predatory financial products, the Military Lending Act received a much-needed update.
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Prospective clients can apply for assistance from the Predatory Lending/Consumer Protection Unit by calling (617) 522-3003. People seeking help with student loans from for-profit colleges may call the Project on predatory student lending hotline (617) 390-2669 or fill out the online request for assistance.
Advocates call for better enforcement of a law that protects troops from predatory lenders. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Advocates from six military and veterans organizations renewed their push for a key federal consumer agency to resume monitoring lenders to protect service members and their families from predatory practices.
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March 06, 2019 Warner, Kaine Join Senate Dems In Calling On Trump Admin. To Shield Troops From Predatory Lenders. WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) joined Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) and the entire Senate Democratic Caucus in calling for the Consumer financial protection bureau (CFPB) to protect U.S. military personnel and their families from predatory lenders.
Advocates renew push for protecting troops from predatory lenders Some fear the 300 percent APR loan will come back for troops, families, if feds don’t resume the monitoring. By: karen jowers May 15
Advocates Applaud DOD Move to Protect Troops from Predatory Lending Final Rules Extend 36% Rate Cap to More Forms of Credit Military servicemembers and their families will be better protected against predatory lending under new rules announced today by the Department of Defense (DOD), according to advocates at the National
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Thursday is proposing new regulations to protect consumers from predatory. lobbying machine to push for loopholes," says Mike Calhoun, the president of.
Team Fidelis hosts event for homeless veterans The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System will host a Stand Down for homeless Veterans on Saturday, March 30, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Veterans Courtyard located at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center campus.