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CA Payday Lenders Offer Holiday Debt Trap, 400%+ Interest Rate Loans

The holidays are a boom time for California’s payday lenders according to the Center for Responsible Lending (CRL), but the Center says the loans are bad for consumers, who end up paying off the loans for months or years, and bad for communities.


Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

President Barack Obama welcomes the Jackie Robinson West All Stars to the Oval Office

Earlier this afternoon, the Jackie Robinson West All Stars -- the U.S. champions in this year's Little League World Series -- stopped by the White House for a visit with the President and the First Lady.


Mudslides and Flooding Alert: Time to Prepare is Now

As California endures a historic drought and recovers from recent wildfires, residents need to prepare for the possibility of mudslides and flooding triggered by the current major rainstorm affecting the southland, the biggest of the year.

Wendy's Window: “Recycling Black Dollars”

Many years ago I met a gentleman by the name of Muhammad Ali Nassardeen. He was the founder and visionary of RBD Communications and Recycling Black Dollars.