Have your say on legal loan sharks

Do you agree with introducing a cap on interest rates

Hackney Council has backed a campaign to end legal loan sharking and introduce a cap on the maximum interest rate a lender can charge. The House of Commons will debate the cap on Thursday February 3. If you have had a bad experience with ‘pay-day’ loans, leave a comment below or email us at hg.editorial@archant.co.uk

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