The case is relatively small — the settlement works out to about $28 per customer — but it highlights the tricks and traps vulnerable consumers can face when trying to access credit, said Lauren Saunders, a lawyer with the National Consumer Law Center. cont.
This worries consumer advocates such as Lauren Saunders with the National Consumer Law Center. "It needs to be a public system — written under a public process — where everyone has input, not just from the prospective of the big banks." Major players ... cont.
“People are much too quick to say, 'Of course everybody needs access to credit',” says Lauren Saunders, associate director of the National Consumer Law Center, which advocates for low-income consumers. “Credit just can't solve every problem, and it ... cont.
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Lauren Saunders leads UC Davis offensively this season, batting .455 with two RBI and a double. Brianna Warner (.385), Alexis Carney (.375), Christa Castello (.367) and Christina Guidry (.304) have also had strong showings at the plate. Justine Vela (0 ... cont.
NCLC's Lauren Saunders on payday lending reform. Colorado's cap on payday loan interest rates has had some success, Lauren explains, but it's not enough: she calls for a stricter cap and front-end underwriting ... cont.
The decline in revenue shows just how lucrative bank payday loans were and why a number of institutions were tempted to offer the business to begin with, Lauren Saunders, managing attorney for the National Consumer ... cont.
The law center's managing attorney, Lauren Saunders, joins us to discuss consumers' rights. "Everybody's trying to get rid of paper and paper checks in this new era of everything electronic. Payroll cards, when done right, can ... cont.
Lauren Saunders: Can you discuss the history of La MaMa Umbria, and why Ellen Stewart chose a 700 year-old convent as La MaMa's international cultural center? David Diamond: Ellen had been coming to Spoleto, Italy for many years. cont.