In April 16 testimony ahead of the home Finance Committee, AARPRI Advocacy Director Deanna Casey and volunteer Gerald McAvoy tell lawmakers that numerous caught into the period of payday advances are Rhode Island citizens that are senior. They represent, Casey added, “an evergrowing and significant share.” Payday loan providers target Social safety, impairment and veterans benefits.
Watch Casey and McAvoy’s testimony starting at 17:30 when you look at the movie below, or perhaps you may view the hearing that is entire. Additionally, underneath the movie could be the written testimony AARPRI presented to your committee. Continue reading