illegal interest

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New Yorkers can now file claims for more than $20 million in refunds for illegal interest they were charged on loans from Western Sky Financial and CashCall, the state's attorney general said last week.
The KaiowEi people have been brutally mistreated by both legal and illegal interest groups , the global indigenous rights group Survival have reported.
On your left is the helter-skelter - watch traders such as Richie Rich (I am making this up) spin their way from dizzying heights of fat cat bonuses and illegal interest rate manipulation and come down earth with a bump.
The alleged wrongdoing stemmed from the lenders' marketing of short-term installment loans and oversized payday loans, usually targeted to low-income borrowers, at exorbitant and illegal interest rates.
Consumers know today that their welfare has been sacrificed in the illegal interest of preserving monopoly profits.
The lawsuit, filed in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma, accused the bank of charging excessive and illegal interest rates and fees on federally guaranteed Farm Service Agency loans.
He admits Cole will not be the first of his players to have been the subject of illegal interest from other clubs, if Chelsea are found guilty of talking to the left-back.
The total amount, including the original principal, was a loss based on an illegal action,'' he said, rejecting the defendant's argument that it has not received illegal interest.
TOKYO - A group of indebted people simultaneously filed lawsuits Friday against consumer loan companies at district and summary courts in 12 prefectures, demanding that the lenders return a total of 700 million yen they collected in the form of illegal interest rates.
It's estimated that within the last four years alone, escrow companies received tens of millions of dollars in illegal interest from these banks.
Alison Todd, from the Children 1st charity, added: "People who have dishonest intentions are becoming more devious in how they use social media to further their unhealthy and often illegal interests.
Vatican Bank, also known as the Institute for Works of Religion, has come under suspicion for allegedly holding accounts that are fronts for illegal interests.