Consumer Confidential: Buried deep in Republican bill: a ‘free pass’ for payday and car-title lenders

You have to wade all the way to Page 403 of the 589-page Financial Choice Act to find a one-sentence provision that obliterates current efforts to bring fairness and responsibility to payday lenders and similar merchants of never-ending debt. Section 733 of the bill, which could come up for a vote by the full House as…