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AG charges loan businesses with consumer protection violations (access required)

The Maryland Office of the Attorney General charged several businesses earlier this month with making unlicensed and predatory loans that put consumers at risk of losing their vehicles. The charges, announced Friday, allege Cash-N-Go Inc. and related businesses offered “title ...

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Buying a car? A home? Fed rate hike shouldn’t matter much (access required)

WASHINGTON — For anyone considering whether to buy a home or car, the Federal Reserve’s interest rate increase Wednesday shouldn’t make much difference. The rates that most people pay for mortgages, auto loans or college tuition aren’t expected to jump ...

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Baltimore recovery funds require businesses to pledge not to sue (access required)

If a riot-damaged business wants a recovery grant or loan from the Baltimore Development Corp. it first has to agree not to sue the city over damages it incurred. The BDC, a 501(c)3 private corporation that contracts with the city ...

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