If you are short on funds this Christmas, this advertising pitch from moneylender Provident might be right up your street. “Your cash could be deliver(...)

Moneylenders are careful in their targeting by offering loans to people dependent on social welfare – or those who need it most but can afford it least.

In 1984 Today Tonight, RTÉ’s precursor to Primetime, broadcast a groundbreaking programme on moneylenders which featured a young Joe Little door-stepp(...)

The Central Bank said there has been a small increase in the amount of money being lent by licenced money lenders.

RONAN McGREEVY The St Vincent de Paul has called on the Central Bank to publish how much money is being lent by licenced money lenders and the cost of(...)