There are more payday and car title loan retail stores in the United States than McDonald's and Starbucks combined, because consumers with no credit or poor credit often struggle to qualify for traditional bank or credit union loans. The New Mexico Association of Counties is taking an innovative approach to solve the problem - at no cost or risk to taxpayers - while saving county employees hundreds of thousands of dollars in loan fees.
ConferenceMore than 3,000 county officials and partners participated in the 83rd NACo Annual Conference. Find resources from the conference, including the American County Platform, videos and more.
County Talk: TrueConnect - Predatory Lending: A Winning Strategy to Protect Consumers in Your Community is a part of NACo's 83rd Annual Conference & Exposition.