Choose your NEXT STEP:
.... get your taxes done for FREE and obtaining the maximum available refund
.... obtain a small-dollar loan to meet a specific financial need
.... open an appropriate bank or savings account and avoiding fees
.... learn more about budgeting and personal finances
Each STEP can help you gain financial stability.
All these financial resources and programs are available at no charge through the efforts of Next Step KC, a non-profit organization serving the Kansas City region.
The Kansas City Star, in a Sunday editorial, wrote an extensive piece on Kansas City's direct involvement in the growth of online payday lending.The editorial states: "This region has embraced the noxious online payday loan industry in a big way." It then lists the direct financial and political involvement by several Kansas City area individuals in online payday lending.