Why do payday loan lenders take a beating by the media and the politicians so often? Because of organized campaigns like this one launched by the CRL. [Remember the Center for Irresponsible Lending? Founded by credit union and bank executives – think Wells Fargo – whose mission is to crush the payday loan industry so they can maintain their 2000% APR NSF fees?]
The CFPB has received over 170,000 positive payday loan testimonials from real borrowers. That’s great! We’ve done a good job with this. But our “system” for asking our happy customers to enter these positive stories on the CFPB website is CLUNKY, SLOW and CUMBERSOME.
Now, take a look at the CRL campaign to bury us:
The CRL makes it so easy. They send every Tom, Dick and Harry to this website. The negative payday loan commentary is already present in the comment box. All their sycophants have to do is enter a fake name, email address and zip code, hit “Submit” and the dirty deed is done! We eat it!
SMOOTH! SMART!! And EVIL!!!
Here’s their website: CRL EVIL WEBSITE
And, in case you didn’t submit a POSITIVE payday loan testimonial – which you should – here’s their EVIL “Thank You Page.”
Here’s what you need to do: