COHHIO Raises Awareness About Payday Lenders

Payday lenders are circulating petitions that are misleading voters into signing their petition.  The follow video, produced by the Coalition on Housing and Homelessness in Ohio.

The video explains how those who were deceived into signing can get their name off of the petitions.

“The payday lenders took my name and I want it back,” Bexley resident Peder Johanson says in the video.  Johanson, who is studying for the seminary, was told the referendum is intended to lower interest rates, rather than raise them.

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-Andrew Freeze