Ohio Senator Proposes Payday Loan Alternative That Allows Consumers To Access Early Tax Credits

Ohio Senator Proposes Payday Loan Alternative That Allows Consumers To Access Early Tax Credits

(Taber Andrew Bain)

For years, lawmakers have tossed around the idea of meaningful payday loan reform, from banning loans with annual percentage rates higher than 36% or looking to close loopholes that allow predatory lenders to claim tribal affiliation. This week, as Congress began its latest session, one lawmaker suggested a payday alternative that doesn’t involve another type of loan at all.

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Turbo Tax Back in Super Bowl

Turbo Tax Back in Super Bowl2014 Super Bowl Ad Meter – A still frame from the TurboTax Love Hurts commercial. Frame grab via TurboTax [Via MerlinFTP Drop](Photo: TurboTax)TurboTax is back in the Big Game.The online tax preparation service says it will once again air a 60-second commercial in the Super Bowl. It marks the brand’s second consecutive appearance in the Super Bowl.While the company isn’t yet discussing its creative, last year’s ad —…

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