payday lending

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A social lending scheme could help bridge the gap between traditional lenders and government welfare for the 2.1 million Australians under high levels of financial stress.


To protect financially vulnerable Australians we need to improve financial resilience skills and ensure payday lending regulations are both strong and enforced, write Kristy Muir, Fanny Salignac and Rebecca Reeve. 


It's time to create a new market for short-term credit that reduces the cost for Australia’s most disadvantaged households, and builds financial resilience for the future, write Kirsty Muir, Andrew Young, Fanny Salignac and Axelle Marjolin.