The author explores the economic strata of predatory lending and high interest rates that surround many poor communities in the U.S., focusing on the pawnshops, payday lenders, check cashers, and credit card companies who target the economically vulnerable.The retail blue book value (in excellent condition with a clean title) ofthe car was $8, 000, or what the dealer was asking for it. When I inquired ... tempted to buy it. Being cautious, I wrote down the vehicle identification number (VIN) and ran itanbsp;...
|Author||:||Howard Jacob Karger|
|Publisher||:||Berrett-Koehler Publishers - 2005|