CCC’s Joan Reading and Pennsylvania Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann met with consumer advocates yesterday to identify top consumer debt issues and discuss how public-private collaboration can help consumers avoid debt traps and address long-term personal financial issues.

During the meeting, Joan, Patty Hasson, pres of Clarifi, Bob Thomas, pres of Tabor Community Services, Inc., and Mary Loftus, vp of agency services and education for Advantage Credit Counseling Service shared with the department the top consumer debt issues their organizations are addressing.

• Long-term credit card and auto loan debt;
• Credit repair scams;
• Student loan debt;
• Unlicensed lending triggered by life events such as divorce, death, or illness; and
• Lack of financial preparation for retirement.

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