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Fintech Focus: Auto Title Lender LoanMar...

On December 14, 2021, Wheels Financial, LLC (d/b/a LoanMart) entered into a consent order with the California Department of Financial Products and Innovation (DFPI) in which the company agreed to end its lending partnership with Capital Community Bank (CC Bank). The order also prohibits LoanMart from: (1) marketing or servicing title loans under $10,000 with […]

How to improve your financial well-being

LOS ANGELES – January 25, 2022 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: Financial well-being is an important aspect of overall well-being and happiness. But unfortunately, many people don’t know what it takes to become financially well. Fortunately, if you’re willing to put in the time and effort to learn, improve financial well-being can be easy and maybe even […]

Explain the difference between the diffe...

Icatnews / Shutterstock.com Debit cards and mobile payment options may be all the rage these days, but good old-fashioned checks still reign supreme in some corners of the world. banking world. And there’s a surprisingly wide range of options. You have your standard bank checks, travelers checks, certified checks and nearly a dozen other types. […]

Free government COVID-19 tests now avail...

JThe government website where you can order four free COVID-19 home tests and have them shipped to your door is now live and available. Starting today, January 18, you can visit a new federally run website, COVIDtests.gov, and order free rapid home COVID-19 tests. The United States Postal Service (USPS) will deliver them to your […]

4 big ways technology is changing busine...

Technology is changing the way businesses operate on an unprecedented scale. All business elements (communication, advertising, buying and selling) now rely on technology to be completed faster and more efficiently. New studies reveal that about 64% of small businesses use technology to achieve their goals. It’s now easier to connect with leads and close deals. […]

$300 loans offer a lifeline – and an app

Quick loans from the UAB Regional Institute for Financial Education are available in as little as 24 hours. They can help any Blazer student who experiences an unexpected loss of income, housing or medical issues, or a transportation emergency. Written by: Matt Windsor Media contact: Savannah Koplon Any UAB student can apply for a microcredit. […]

Cap on payday loan rates is bad news for...

Kent Kaiser | The Detroit News Late last year, the so-called “Michiganders for Fair Lending” launched a ballot initiative that would do anything but make lending fairer in Michigan. They named this monstrosity the “Michigan Payday Loan Interest Rate Cap Initiative,” which would likely drive Michigan lenders out of business, hurting working-class Michigan residents. To […]

Online loans via Ipass launch loan conso...

Ipass Loans is a website dedicated to reducing the time and frustration of getting a short term loan, even if the borrower has bad credit references. The website contains links to a range of lenders who work with borrowers who may have difficulty securing a traditional loan. Ipass Loans is pleased to announce that its […]

Best Personal Loans for the Unemployed i...

The current Covid-19 pandemic took a toll on most of us. Many people lost their steady sources of income and, consequently, ran out of their liquid assets. Things get even worse when unexpected financial problems happen suddenly. Being unemployed and having to deal with such undesired happenings can be daunting. But, we are here to […]

Online Instant Loans with Same Day Appro...

There are plenty of reasons someone might need a same-day loan. Perhaps you’ve found yourself in need of money in a hurry. If that sounds like you, then a same-day loan with a guaranteed no credit check could be the answer to your problems. Online same-day loans are becoming one of the most popular financial […]

What is a title loan and what is the pro...

If you are in need of cash to pay for an unexpected situation, you could consider getting the possibility of a title loan and you should know that Champion also does title loans. Title loans may seem like the best option as they can typically be obtained fast and without having to check your credit. But it’s […]

TomoCredit, a fintech that lends to low-...

The TomoCredit team. TomoCredit TomoCredit is a fintech lender that offers credit to people with little or no credit history. It lifted its Series A led by Kapor Capital and KB Investment on Wednesday. Here’s the 17-page pitch deck he used to raise $ 10 million. See more stories on the Insider business page. Kristy […]

Oportun congratulates Jo Ann Barefoot, B...

SAN CARLOS, Calif., September 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: OPRT), an AI-driven financial services and technology company that gives hard workers access to responsible and affordable credit, announced today that its independent board member, Jo Ann Barefoot, has been named Fintech Woman of the Year by the Finovate Awards. The Finovate […]

Download Wiley Consumer Protection (Sept...

Welcome to Wiley’s update on recent developments and next steps in consumer protection in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC). In this newsletter, we analyze recent regulatory announcements, recap key enforcement actions, and preview upcoming deadlines and events. We also include links to our articles, blogs and webinars with more […]

Oportun provides an intra-quarter update...

Strong progress towards quarterly and annual targets SAN CARLOS, Calif., September 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: OPRT), an AI-driven financial services and technology company that provides hard workers with access to responsible and affordable credit, today provided an intra-quarterly update of its strategic initiatives. “We continue to be very satisfied with […]

Oportun Announces Closing Of $ 600 Milli...

SAN CARLOS, Calif., September 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: OPRT), an AI-driven financial services and technology company that gives hard workers access to responsible and affordable credit, today announced the closing of a new $ 600 million warehouse credit facility, backed by a portion of Oportun’s secured and unsecured personal loans. […]

KTC pandemic submarine loan target

Ms Phichamon, left, and Ms Rueankeaw say KTC aims to keep NPLs at 3% this year. Consumer credit provider Krungthai Card Plc (KTC) expects to miss its loan growth target for auto securities lending due to the impact of the pandemic. The company launched an auto title loan product called P Berm in May 2020 […]

How impact investors alleviate poverty b...

On the left, Michelle Corson, Founder and CEO of On The Road Companies Sutton Pictures / John B. Sutton, Jr. Michelle Corson, a financial professional, wanted to use her skills for the good of society. “I entered my middle years and decided that I wanted to use the skills and knowledge I had developed to […]

Loans Without Credit Checks: Why Avoid T...

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are ours. Borrowing money is not out of the […]

Are Car Title Loans a Smart Move? (2021...

Car title loans are short term loans for small amounts of money. Obtaining an auto title loan involves giving the lender title to your vehicle. Auto title loans can be subject to high interest rates and fees, which can make them difficult to repay. Affiliate Disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you […]

Former Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel Has La...

Three and a half years ago, Republican Josh Mandel abruptly gave up politics, citing an urgent need to care for his ailing wife. While he was out of the public eye, Mandel took advantage of his connections – landing places on boards and joining startups – and ended her 12-year marriage to Ilana Shafran Mandel. […]

Oportun named one of the Bay Area’s Best

SAN CARLOS, Calif., August 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) today announced that it has been named Best Place to Work for 2021 by the Bay Area News Group for the third year in a row. Oportun has been named a premier workplace by regional or national publications in each of the past […]

The worst ways to raise money in the bli...

This item is reprinted with permission from Nerdwallet. If you have more bills than you have money, the usual advice is to cut expenses and find some extra income. But some ways to raise money can be much more expensive than others. Here are four that should be avoided, if possible, and what to consider […]

How to pledge a car title

LOS ANGELES, August 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – When people find themselves in a situation where they need the extra cash immediately, the title pawn, also known as a title loan, can be a good option. Title loans are secured loans that allow car owners to pledge their car titles and receive money, often […]

Can regulators sue lenders for subprime ...

August 12, 2021 – Unlike mortgages, which under Dodd-Frank now require a “ability to pay” assessment by lenders, there is no such standard for subprime auto loans. But with the political winds changing in Washington, will the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) or Congress attempt to create something similar for auto loans? If this happens, […]

Protecting Ohioans From Predatory Payday...

Brown Too many Ohioans fall prey to payday lenders and car titles that trap them in a cycle of debt. Businesses refuse to pay their employees enough to pay the bills, and the big banks won’t give out small loans to help people with unexpected expenses – so Ohioans are forced to turn to these […]

What is a title loan and how does it wor...

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are ours. A title loan uses your car as […]

Nevada Governor Approves Bill Requiring ...

A new Nevada law that comes into effect on October 1, 2021 requires translated documents to be provided to consumers by businesses that advertise and negotiate transactions covered by the law in a language other than English (or allow their agents or employees to advertise and negotiate in a language other than English). A conscious […]

Senate Banking Committee to Hold Hearing...

On Thursday, July 29, the Senate Banking Commission will hold a hearing titled “Protect Americans From Debt Traps By Extending The Army’s 36% Interest Rate Cap To All.” ” Witnesses scheduled for the first panel are Republican Congressman Glenn Grothman and Democratic Congressman Jesús G. “Chuy” García. The witnesses planned for the second panel are: […]

What to Know About Car Title Loans and H...

212Loan Get to know what a car title loan is and how it works. NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, July 25, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Need money quickly to pay rent, bills or deal with emergencies? Then a car title loan could be the answer to your money problems. A car title loan is a […]