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County extending a lifeline to its bad-credit workers


Written by on April 24, 2018

Miami-Dade County commissioners at the Government Operations Committee meeting last week approved an emergency loan program offered to county employees with bad credit who can’t access fairly priced loans.

“This is an alternative to payday loan programs that have interest rates at 260%, where many of your employees go today,” said Ron Book, chairman of the Miami-Dade Homeless Trust, who spoke at the public hearing…To read the full story click here