Brian Wakamo

 

Brian Wakamo is a Next Leader at the Institute for Policy Studies and a recent graduate of American University.

 

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"In some places, annual interest rates for these lenders average over 500 percent." (Photo: John Donges ) Views
Friday, May 18, 2018
The Post Office as an Alternative to Shady Private Banks
Millions of Americans live in “banking deserts,” without adequate access to brick and mortar banks and the services they provide. Rural and poor communities, where local banks left town thanks to the recession or the big banks buying them out, are especially affected. Often it’s risky payday...
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