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Monthly archive April, 2013

How to Stop Automatic Account Debits – Banks Must Comply

By Monique Coppola, Public News Service-VA

April is National Financial Literacy Month, and one group would like Virginians to know that … Read more

Chesterfield Board Sets Policy for Alternative Lenders

By Jeremy Slayton, Richmond Times-Dispatch

Chesterfield County leaders this week signed off on a strict policy that limits where financial … Read more

Loans Thrive in Loopholes

Virginian-Pilot Editorial

Certain products – cigarettes, medicines, booze, mortgages – are so prone to abuse that society has a clear … Read more