Episode 60: The Payday Loan Industry Is Bastards All The Way Down Footnotes


1. Payday lender Scott Tucker of Leawood convicted of illegal payday loans, racketeering

2. A Short History of Payday Lending Law

3. Loan Sharks, Interest-Rate Caps, and Deregulation

4. Race car driver Scott Tucker drew an elaborate facade around his payday loan businesses

5. Leawood Payday Lending Mogul Scott Tucker Found Racing Success Before Fraud Allegations

6. Federal judge says Leawood payday loan mogul Scott Tucker and others on the hook for $1.266 billion

7. 'Godfather of payday lending' sentenced to 14 years in U.S. prison

8. Do payday loans exploit poor people? Research review

9. How a payday lending industry insider tilted academic research in its favor

10. Emails Show Pro-Payday Loan Study Was Edited By The Payday Loan Industry

11. How KC's wealthiest enclaves became a shadowy nexus of predatory lending

12. Payday Loans Don't Pay