Payday Lenders Convening At A Trump Resort Are Met By Protesters

Payday Lenders Convening At A Trump Resort Are Met By Protesters

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The Rev. Sekinah Hamlin (left) of Greensboro, N.C., and also the Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan Jr., of Findlay, Ohio, had been one of the faith leaders protesting outside of the payday lenders seminar near Miami.

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At Trump nationwide Doral club near Miami this week, professionals using the country’s pay day loan industry are keeping their yearly meeting with receptions, breakout sessions and a tennis tournament.

A smaller group gathered to hold a protest outside the gates of the resort Tuesday. These were wanting to shame a market which they state preys regarding the vulnerable, by lending them cash at interest levels up to 200 % to 300 % per year. Continue reading “Payday Lenders Convening At A Trump Resort Are Met By Protesters”