Fourteen states prohibit payday financing, calling it predatory. The government that is federal stepping in, too. However for those that require the cash, you can find few choices.
At a highway junction outside city, a trio of outsized blue guitars attached to a telegraph pole face on the fertile farmlands associated with Mississippi Delta. This crossroads is The Crossroads, where guitarist Robert Johnson traded his soul to the devil for musical genius in blues mythology. Today it is a stoplight on Highway 61, a sun-baked strip of discount malls, gasoline stations, fast-food joints вЂ“ and half dozen stores providing quick money..