Some payday lenders in Missouri are authorized to accept utility payments, a practice that critics see as harmful to poor customers.
Some payday lenders in Missouri are authorized to accept utility payments, a practice that critics see as harmful to poor customers. File photo The Kansas City Star
Some payday lenders in Missouri are authorized to accept utility payments, a practice that critics see as harmful to poor customers. File photo The Kansas City Star

Regulatory staff urges no ban for Missouri payday lenders accepting utility payments

August 14, 2014 12:01 PM