We've heard plenty about payday loans -- high interest loans that are often due in full on payday, but there's another type of loan marketed to consumers: installment loans. Imagine high annual interest rates -- 50, 80, 100 percent or more that can be flipped again and again. This is where the financial trouble begins.
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