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Ezekiel 18:8-9

He that hath not given forth upon usury, neither hath taken any increase, that hath withdrawn his hand from iniquity, hath executed true judgment between man and man, Hath walked in my statutes, and hath kept my judgments, to deal truly; he… 10 more words

Scriptures

THE TRUTH ABOUT INTEREST RATE INCREASES+

Interest rates on credit cards should never exceed 10% of the amount loaned or it should be considered usury. The penalty should be a bad credit card rating or legal procedures taken to recapture the money after a reasonable amount of time has passed and the interest has not been paid. 328 more words

Common Sense

THE TRUTH ABOUT OVERDRAFT FEES+

An overdraft on an account is really a temporary loan by a bank for x amount of dollars for a given customer.  If the fee exceeds 10% of the overdraft amount then the bank should be found guilty of usury or extortion and forced to pay a fee and/or imprisonment time for those responsible for imposing the usurious fee. 137 more words

Common Sense

THE TRUTH ABOUT USURY+

Usury: n. charging more than 10% on a loan and being guilty of extortion

Usury must have a numerical percentage limit on it or the word usury has no meaning and should be terminated as a word. 249 more words

Common Sense

Considering the Hardest Parable

What is commonly called the Parable of the Dishonest Steward or Manager in Luke 16:1-9 has been called the hardest parable to interpret. Some of the people in our women’s ministry struggled with it. 1,079 more words

IMF admits Usury is the Root of All Evil

Well, not in so many words, but more or less to the same effect. Here’s the little gem penned a couple of years ago, by a blogger after my own heart, who likes to let bankers incriminate themselves, in their own words, albeit in forked tongue: 662 more words

Money

Nice Jews

I am often asked  “Peter’ do you ever have anything nice or positive to say about the nice Jews who don’t like Zionism?” 

 My reply is as always : – 458 more words

Liverpool