How payday loan changes unfolded

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during economic crisis, this red and green neon LOANS sign in a retail window was one of many seen all over Houston
during economic crisis, this red and green neon LOANS sign in a retail window was one of many seen all over Houston

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Here are some key events showing how the controversy over the payday loans industry has unfolded and a crackdown been put in place:

:: March 2013 - The UK's biggest payday lenders are threatened with being put out of business after a damning report uncovers evidence of ''widespread irresponsible lending''.