KC Blue Blog has this revealing information:
When you think of pay day loan companies you think of their presence in communities more heavily concentrated with residents below the poverty line, right?
Well, a University of Utah law professor says think again.
According to his research just released, the strongest presence of pay day loan companies and profits are not related to the poverty line but instead directly coorelated to the amount of “christian conservative” politics.
His research finds that the larger the political influence and control by “christian conservatives” is, the larger the profit and presence of pay day loan companies is.
And guess who’s number one in this shameful scenario: Missouri.
The rest of the story is at KC Blue Blog.