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CRA reform amid coronavirus would fuel discriminatory lending

Access to credit is crucial for families and businesses trying to rebound from the coronavirus pandemic. Sadly, for millions of Americans, that access won’t just...
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Hundreds of thousands of emergency small-business loan applications in limbo

With the Paycheck Protection Program’s initial funds depleted, lenders are stepping up efforts to press for more money. The Small Business Administration announced Thursday morning...
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Banks meet ‘mad scramble’ for loan deferments, but at what cost?

Loan deferments and forbearances are surging during the coronavirus crisis, raising questions about how extensive a financial blow banks could receive in coming quarters. Even...