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Episode 13 FCRT NJ Payday Loan Divestment Discussion with NJCA’s Beverly Brown Ruggia

The guest today on the podcast is Beverly Brown Ruggia who oversaw the payday loan divestment project for NJ Citizen Action. We are following up on a press release that appeared yesterday 1/27/16 : Victory for NJ Consumers and Pension Holders State Divests Pension Funds from Illegal Payday Lender (Note: Adam Deutsch originally discussed this story on May…

201601.28
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NJSIC Divests Pension Funds from Illegal Payday Lender

Victory for NJ Consumers and Pension Holders State Divests Pension Funds from Illegal Payday Lender FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Wednesday, January 27, 2016 (Trenton, NJ)– Today, New Jersey Citizen Action (NJCA) commended the New Jersey State Investment Council (NJSIC) on its announcement that it has formally divested New Jersey pension fund money from JLL Partners, which…