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dc.contributor.authorJones, Rachel
dc.date.accessioned2020-11-12T20:49:10Z
dc.date.available2020-11-12T20:49:10Z
dc.date.issued2008-11-12
dc.identifier.other11213488
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/73423
dc.description.abstractPoverty is an ever-growing problem affecting much of the country. People fall into financial holes and certain industries make sure that they stay there. Low-income individuals are targets for businesses that make their money by providing needed benefits now with an exorbitant cost later. Jacob S. Hacker, a political scientist at Yale, has said that low-income people are forced to live beyond their means by businesses that target them. According to a series in The Buffalo News, “The High Cost of Being Poor,” there are a number of unethical practices being perpetrated against low-income producing people.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.subjectBuffalo
dc.subjectPoverty/Low Wage Work/Income Inequality
dc.subjectExploitative Businesses
dc.subjectFact Sheet
dc.subjectPPG
dc.subjectEnvironment
dc.subjectEconomic Development
dc.titlePredatory Business Practices: Automobile Financing
dc.typearticle
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