WOSU News Archives For: February 23, 2007

Ohio joins vaccine debate

12:00AM
February
23, 2007

Ohio is the latest state to join the controversy over mandating a new cervical cancer vaccine.

Payday lending industry encourages smart borrowing

12:00AM
February
23, 2007

Short-term lending, or payday lending, is a multi-billion dollar industry. Fifteen million Americans used the service just last month. But high interest rates have caught the eye of critical federal and state regulators. Now the payday lending industry is spending $10 million on a public awareness campaign to educate people about using short-term loans.