Exposes abusive lending practices, their impact on the working poor, and what can be done to combat this insidious form of discrimination.In early 2003, the U.K. Office of Fair Trading (OFT) proposed revisions to the Consumer Credit Act 1974; OFTa#39;s ... loans with interest rates as high as 35 percent, using Householda#39;s advanced credit-scoring and risk management systems. ... millionaquot; pounds); it said it aquot;will launch a home credit service in Mexico later this year.
|Title||:||Why the Poor Pay More|
|Author||:||Gregory D. Squires|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2004-01-01|