Payday loan

The storefront of a payday lender in San Jose. (CBS)

Santa Clara County Moves To Curb Payday Lenders

Santa Clara County has decided to rein in predatory payday loan outfits by imposing a moratorium that prevents more lenders from setting up shop.



ConsumerWatch: Scammers Target Payday Loan Applicants

Payday loans are often a last resort for people in need of cash, but they can include high interest rates and even harassing phone calls. But at least one consumer tells us they can also be an ourtright scam.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/23/2010


San Jose To Take Up Payday Loan Regulations In 2011

The city of San Jose is looking at how to regulate the short-term, high interest loans offered by check cashing stores, City Councilman Ash Kalra said Wednesday.