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Concerns over payday loans

Payday lenders, who give short-term loans at high interest rates, are being discussed by Newcastle Citizens Advice Bureau.

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Full Report: Concerns over payday loans

The adverts are everywhere, some endorsed by celebrities and one soon to be on the shirts of Newcastle United players.

So-called payday loan companies offer small amounts of money at high interest rates over a short term.

The companies say they are a useful service, but charities say that they are worried about the increase in people from the North East getting into difficulties.

You can watch the full report from Lucy Taylor below.

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