Monthly Archives: December 2020

A cheaper way to borrow – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. You can take out a personal loan from a wide range of institutions, including a traditional bank, online lender, or credit union. While traditional banks may have …

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Online loans take the life of an employee

In a shocking incident, a 23-year-old agricultural extension worker from K. Mounika district died on Tuesday evening at Gandhi Hospital while undergoing treatment after consuming a toxic substance on Monday evening. She was allegedly pushed to an extreme step due to harassment from an agency offering instant loans online. Police …

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Five frequently asked questions and answers about payday loans

In difficult economic circumstances, few people have enough savings to draw on in an emergency. Many turn to personal loans to help them out. These short-term loans tend to have a higher interest rate than longer-term options, such as mortgages. However, they are repaid over a shorter period, freeing you …

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Alternatives to payday loans

The payday loan industry is booming in Australia and pushing thousands of Australians into a debt trap. And it’s just not here. A growing number of people around the world rely on these unsecured loans as a quick fix when they need extra cash, despite repeated warnings from regulators about …

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