by Kevin G. Hall, Michael Woodel, Laura Corley and Ben Wieder; the Ledger Enquirer Who’s protecting Georgians from debt traps? Rent was due soon, but Brian McGhee could not afford to pay it. Like many Georgians … [Read more...]
How to save money living DIY
DIY: An Efficient Way to Save Money One of the most efficient ways to save money is by doing things yourself. Living a DIY (Do it yourself) lifestyle is a very good idea if you don’t want to pay someone for services … [Read more...]
How do I get out of a title pawn without losing my car?
The strain of a title pawn or title loan can be terrible! With an average of 25% interest per month, (that’s up to 300% per year plus other fees), it’s no wonder you feel the pressure. Your monthly payment can be … [Read more...]
I need a title loan buyout! How do I get one?
What is a title loan buyout? A title loan buyout means a new lender pays the balance on your title loan and gives you a new loan, usually at a much better rate and much better payments. It is akin to … [Read more...]
What if my credit is bad and I need a payday loan?
First posted: http://consumer.ga.gov/consumer-topics/title-pawns-and-cash-advances Financial desperation sometimes leads people to the “fringe banking” industry for a short-term cash advance at a very high interest … [Read more...]
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