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Masked Man Robs Cash Advance Center In Pacifica

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a masked man who robbed a cash advance center in Pacifica on Friday.


A general view of a 'Speedy Cash' cash loans shop on Brixton High Street on November 1, 2012 in London, England. The recession has changed the face of the UK's high streets, which have seen a boom in bookmakers, discount stores, charity shops, cheque cashing (payday loans) and pawnbrokers as cash-strapped Brits struggled with their finances. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Sunnyvale Enacts Restrictions On Payday Lenders

SUNNYVALE (KCBS) – Sunnyvale has closed the window on payday lenders, enacting an ordinance Wednesday that caps the number of such businesses allowed in the city. The new law allows for six payday establishments, with […]


Still frame from YouTube video from the San Francisco District Attorney's officer urging victms of a pay day loan scam to come forward. (Jeanne Pastore/YouTube)

SF City Attorney Uses ‘Call Me Maybe’ Parody To Reach Claimants

Dennis Herrera’s office is trying to reach out to any stragglers who might get some money back from a multi-million dollar settlement.



Daly City Councilman Aims To Stop Payday Loan Businesses

A Daly City councilmember is aiming to stop what he calls “the predatory practices” of payday loan businesses.



ConsumerWatch: San Francisco Firm Offers Payday Loan Alternative

People who can’t pay their bills traditionally don’t have a lot of options. Now there is a new alternative that can help the cash-strapped keep going.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/05/2010