This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
Back To Schedule
Monday, March 11 • 11:15am - 12:45pm
Yep, predatory lending still exists

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
Recent deregulation has caused a return of predatory products flooding the marketplace, including NINJA  financing and auto, payday and PACE loans with exorbitant pricing. These products continue to be problematic for borrowers and prey on LMI and communities of color. We will explore how these products can continue to be prevalent 10 years after the  financial crisis, and what housing professionals, advocates and individuals can do to intervene and eliminate these predatory practices.


Aracely Panameno

Director, Latino Affairs, Center for Responsible Lending
Aracely Panameño works on financial services issues impacting the financial security and well-being of Latinos and other communities of color. Since 2004, Aracely has helped formulate policy recommendations, foster stakeholder coalitions, and educate decision makers. Her expertise... Read More →


Randall Lowell

Executive Director, Greenfield Institute
Randall Lowell is the executive director of Greenfield Institute. He is a nonprofit, real estate and lending professional with more than 30 years of experience in housing-related counseling and industry-leading curriculum development, teaching, consulting and expert analysis. Randall... Read More →

Alys Cohen

Staff Attorney, National Consumer Law Center

Matt Hull

Executive Director, Texas Associations of CDC's
Matt Hull has served as executive director of the Texas Association of CDCs for the past six years. He served as executive director for Habitat for Humanity of Texas for four years, and before that was with the Texas Association of CDCs as Director of Policy and Research (almost six... Read More →

Monday March 11, 2019 11:15am - 12:45pm EDT