Internet Loans

Virginia voters want to see the General Assembly take action on curbing high-interest lending in Virginia.

That's one finding of a poll that may factor into the upcoming session.


Car-title lenders and internet lenders have stepped up their campaign contributions in recent years.

So far this election cycle the industry has given about $840,000 and more campaign cash may be on the way before Election Day.

In Richmond, a bipartisan coalition is cracking down on predatory lending.

Senate Panel Votes to Crack Down on Internet Loans

Jan 17, 2017
Michael Pope

In Richmond, lawmakers are cracking down on internet loans.