Don’t stop at payday lenders

Earlier this week the Treasury showed that it’s now entered the debate on how to help families feeling the squeeze.

George Osborne’s announcement that the government will act to curb the predatory and exploitative actions of the payday lenders will help people struggling to make ends meet, but the Treasury shouldn’t stop there. The colossal interest rates of payday lenders stands out, but the financial hardship caused by other unjust charges must also be addressed.

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