Monthly Archives: February 2018

Do good and curb the evils of predatory banks, payday loans

Recently, Pope Francis looked at usury – the lending of money at exorbitant rates of interest. “Usury humiliates and kills,” the pope told a group founded to oppose its practice. It is, he added, “an ancient and unfortunately still hidden evil which, like a snake, strangles its victims”. The victims …

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