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The truth about property tax lending

Video shows how one property owner fell victim to this predatory lending practice

The Truth About Tax Lien Lending from TexasBankers on Vimeo.

Rep. Rene Oliveira held a news conference in February after filing HB 1936, legislation to protect consumers and banks from predatory property tax lending practices. Shown in the video is a property owner who fell victim to predatory property tax lending.

Abusive property tax lending practices demand greater regulatory oversight

October 2014 Texas Banking Magazine coverStop the growing tax lien lending industry from preying on financially uneducated consumers before it's too late. Texas homes and businesses are literally on the line.


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