Google bans payday loan advertising

Google released a update of its personal loan advertising policy which will impact many advertisers across all financial industries. According to Google, ads and websites promoting dangerous payday loan offers will not be able to advertise with AdWords. … We ban advertisements for payday loans and certain related products from …

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Complaint Data March 2016 to 2017, Payday Loans

Wonga is a payday loan company. Nick Ansell Archives PA / Images PA Complaints about payday loans – short-term loans with high interest rates – have tripled in the past year because of their ease of obtaining. An annual report from the Financial Ombudsman Service, more commonly known as the …

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Dot Loan Brand Owner Cancels Loans After Breaches

Shelby Finance has not provided a summary of loan statements to more than 15,000 customers as required by law. Three violations occurred between August 2018 and July 2019, with Shelby Finance reporting them to the CMA in September 2019. The AMC has concluded that violations may have negatively affected client …

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Shelby Finance forced to cancel loans

Written by: Emma Lunn 07/07/2020 The payday lender was ordered to write off the loans after failing to provide customers with important information. The Autorité de la concurrence et des marchés (CMA) took action after discovering that Shelby Finance had failed to provide loan statement summaries to more than 15,000 …

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CFPB removes some consumer protections for payday loans

Federal regulators have finalized a new rule for payday lenders that removes a key provision developed under the Obama administration. Under the revised rule, lenders will no longer have to verify that borrowers can repay their loans when due. Consumer advocates say without this protection borrowers are often trapped and …

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Alberta Payday Loan Crackdown Squeezes Industry

Alberta’s payday lending industry is contracting after the province cracked down on businesses often accused of predatory lending, although dozens remain in Calgary. The number of licensed payday lenders in the province has fallen to around 165 in recent weeks, dropping 25% from 220 before the province forced changes on …

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Tokyo Tour with 14 new characters available

Continuous support Nintendo in Visit Mario Kart, the ultimate Big N mobile game, which despite some controversies including monetization and microtransactions, and some issues encountered at launch, was a game quite popular with fans. The application has indeed been downloaded more than 90 million times , for a launch which …

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Mario Kart Tour’s new Tokyo Tour is live

See you in Tokyo with the latest Mario Kart Tour update. Mario Kart Tour brings his colorful racing antics to a new setting this week. Starting today, you can jump into the game to try out the new Tokyo Tour course set in Mario Kart Tour, which is packed with …

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MadeinTYO’s Sincerely, Tokyo Tour – The Varsity

After the release of the critically acclaimed album Sincerely, Tokyo, MadeinTYO hosted their tour of the same name and stopped by the Mod Club in Toronto on February 25. The intimate Little Italy venue turned out to be a great choice, with the crowd going into total trance throughout the …

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Small cleanup of the Tokyo community on Saturday

Last year’s Little Tokyo Sparkle volunteers included Nisei Week Court. (JK YAMAMOTO / Rafu Shimpo) Little Tokyo Sparkle / Nancy Kikuchi Volunteer Day will take place on Saturday May 12 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Join the effort to clean up Little Tokyo and continue the process of building …

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For coffee lovers, a city of Tokyo worth a visit

For a country widely known for its many varieties of tea, Japan’s appetite has slowly shifted towards coffee. In recent years, possibly due to Japan’s ever-growing interest in Western trends and fashions, the country’s coffee imports and sales have steadily increased since its introduction around 1877. In Japan, a “cafe” …

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Little Tokyo Community Forum on WSAB

“What is the WSAB? Is the theme of a Little Tokyo Community Forum on Thursday, April 19, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in Garden B, Japanese-American Cultural and Community Center, 244 S. San Pedro Street in Little Tokyo. The West Branch of Santa Ana is another subway line, and it could …

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Little Tokyo community leader dies | New

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES – Frances Hashimoto, longtime Little Tokyo business owner and civic leader, died on Sunday afternoon. Hashimoto, who was born at Poston War Relocation Center in Arizona in 1943, died after a long battle with cancer. She was the CEO of Mikawaya, a Little Tokyo-based bakery and ice …

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