Pay day loans a scourge, yet still a need. Fourteen states prohibit payday financing, calling it predatory.

Fourteen states prohibit payday financing, calling it predatory. The government that is federal stepping in, too. However for those that require the cash, you will find few options. A trio of outsized blue guitars mounted on a telegraph pole face onto the fertile farmlands of the Mississippi Delta at a highway junction outside town. In blues mythology, this crossroads is The Crossroads, where guitar player Robert Johnson traded their heart to your devil for musical genius. Today it’s a stoplight on Highway 61, a sun-baked strip of discount malls, filling stations, fast-food joints – and half dozen shops providing quick money..

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