The cash advance industry has flourished practically unchecked in Kentucky for much too long, luring clients — frequently impoverished or hopeless — with quick money at a really high expense.

The cash advance industry has flourished practically unchecked in Kentucky for much too long, luring clients — frequently impoverished or hopeless — with quick money at a really high expense.

An ACE money Express outlet in Louisivllle (picture: Jessica Ebelhar/The Courier-Journal ) purchase picture

Given that’s changing as a result of increased scrutiny from state and officials that are federal The Courier-Journal’s Jere Downs reported recently. Read more