High Cost of Consumer Credit
Participants talked about consumer lending rates, the growth of personal debt, public spending habits, and banking industry practices. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Fox, Jean Ann Director Consumer Federation of America->Consumer Protection
- Jacob, Ed Director North Side Community Credit Union (Chicago)
- Stegman, Michael Director University of North Carolina->Center for Community Change
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