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Payday Lenders Reach $4.3 Million Settlement With SF

San Francisco’s city attorney announced details of a $4.3 million settlement with some payday lenders including Check ‘n Go that allegedly spiked interest rates as high as 400 percent.


California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Controller Says No Paychecks For California Lawmakers Until Budget Balanced

State Controller John Chiang said Thursday he will withhold lawmakers’ pay starting June 16 unless they have passed a balanced budget by then.