Calls to extend loan shark task forces

March 2006
Credit Control;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p44
Trade Publication
The article reports on the request of the Trading Standards Institute for the British Department of Trade and Industry to extend trials of two task forces to address the loan shark issue. The institute claims that the projects have been successful in warning consumers against loan shark practices. Both projects found that illegal moneylenders target vulnerable consumers.


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