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Everything you need to know about securi...

We’ve become so digitally centric that it’s hard to visualize the future of business without it. Just as it is impossible to imagine successful businesses without digital marketing. As we look to the future of business, companies that have already embraced digital marketing will strive to perfect their strategies. For these companies, the question becomes […]

Car title loans face interest rate caps ...

ATLANTA — The practice of pawning your car title to make ends meet could get a little more restrictive in Georgia under a bill that has bipartisan support. Using a vehicle as collateral, auto-title loans provide small amounts of money quickly to cash-strapped borrowers, without the need for a credit check. The loans, which can […]

Georgia senator seeks to cap interest ra...

A bill proposed in the Georgia Senate would cap the interest rate on auto title loans and limit the amount lenders could receive in the event of default. Senate Bill 329 was introduced in late January by State Senators Randy Robertson, Chuck Hufstetler, Zahra Karinshak, Ed Harbison and Sheikh Rahman. The bill is bipartisan because […]

Payday loans and car titles need reform

By Rabbi Gary S. CreditorWhen my wife and I applied for our first credit card, I looked forward to it until it arrived. When we applied for our first car loan, I had no doubt that we would be approved. When we applied for our mortgage I was also sure, but amazed at the amount […]

Arizona effort to restrict automatic sec...

Activists who had hoped to offer Arizona voters controversial auto title loans in this fall’s election say they are abandoning the effort for now, citing a lack of money and time. Community groups including Arizonans for Fair Loan had tried to obtain more than 240,000 valid signatures to qualify the measure for the November ballot. […]

Voting initiative to ban securities lend...

Supporters of an offer to ask voters to ban securities lending have resigned over the inability to raise the money they need to get it – and keep it – in the November poll. Rodd McLeod, campaign consultant for Arizonans for Fair Lending, said federal courts’ refusal to overturn a petition signing law has increased […]

The team is in free fall after losing th...

The Utah Jazz flopped completely last week, dropping all four games against teams without their best players. Things have been tough for Utah Jazz lately. After winning 19 of 21 and marking their territory on the second seed in the Western Conference, Utah has been devoured by its rivals this week. They lost to the […]