Moneytree has a 33-year history of good corporate citizenship and cooperation with state and federal regulators, said Dennis Bassford, Moneytrees chief executive, in the written statement. We are very proud of that history. The company agreed to settle the case, he added, without regard to a showing actual harm to consumers. The federal action was hailed by local anti-poverty and consumer advocates, who have long criticized the payday loan business as predatory. The behaviors CFPB uncovered in their investigation of Moneytree are just ugly and needed to be stopped, said Marcy Bowers, executive director of the Statewide Poverty Action Network, in a news release. In addition to Washington, Moneytree operates in Southern California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada and British Columbia. Like other payday lenders, Moneytree offers short-term loans marketed to lower-income families typically unable to secure other types of credit. In 2009, Washington lawmakers cracked down on the industry, citing horror stories of families trapped in spirals of debt with multiple loans with high interest rates.
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