Claim: Climate Change is Driving Impoverished Californians to use “Predatory” Payday Loans to Pay Energy Bills

by Eric Worrall at Apparently if it wasn’t for climate change, we wouldn’t be having so much of this hot and cold weather which is stretching household finances in California. Climate change driving demand for predatory loans, research shows Study connects heatwaves and cold snaps to surges in payday lending, keeping people in debt […]