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Federal Rate Cap Legislation Markup will NOT include H.R. 5050 on December 10, 2019

UPDATE Federal Rate Cap Legislation – H.R. 5050 and S. 2833 Your NPA Team GRC has learned this morning that the House Financial Services Committee Markup on December 10, 2019, will NOT include H.R. 5050. We feel comfortable in the belief that all of the hard work and worn shoe leather on Capitol Hill by NPA Lobbyist, Cliff Andrews, Read More »

Update: Federal Rate Cap Legislation

November 8, 2019 NPA’s Government Relations Committee just received information that the federal rate cap legislation we were originally advised would be in next week’s mark-up of bills coming before the House Financial Services Committee has been removed from the list along with a few others. However, it is expected to be included in the Read More »

MEMBER ALERT! FEDERAL RATE CAP LEGISLATION: November 6, 2019

NPA’s Government Relations Committee has learned of language being drafted on Capitol Hill that would apply the Military Lending Act (MLA) 36% Annual Percentage Rate Cap to all consumers just as if they were a “covered borrower” active duty member of the military, spouse or dependent(s). The draft we have seen thus far includes all Read More »

Nicholas Fulton Awarded Young Professional of the Year by National Pawnbrokers Association

Pawnbroker Nicholas Fulton was recognized at the Annual Awards Luncheon during Pawn Expo 2019 in Las Vegas. Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to announce that Nicholas Fulton of USA Pawn in Ridgeland, MS was selected to receive the 2019 NPA Young Professional of the Year Award. Mr. Fulton accepted the award Read More »

Beth Anundi Receives the National Pawnbrokers Association’s 2019 Pawnbroker of the Year Award

Beth Anundi of Capital Pawn Honored at Annual Awards Ceremony at Pawn Expo 2019 in Las Vegas Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA), the only national trade association representing independent pawnbrokers, named Beth Anundi of Capital Pawn in Salem, OR as the recipient of the NPA 2019 Pawnbroker of the Year Award. Beth co-owns, Read More »

Michael Mack of Max Pawn Receives the National Pawnbrokers Association Award for Outstanding Community Relations

Michael Mack accepted the prestigious award at the National Pawnbrokers Association Annual Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas. Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to name Max Pawn as the 2019 recipient of the NPA Outstanding Community Relations Award. Michael Mack, of Las Vegas-based Max Pawn, accepted the award at the Annual Awards Read More »

Leaderato Receives National Pawnbrokers Association Industry Partner of the Year Award

National Pawnbrokers Association Presents Annual Award to Leaderato at Pawn Expo in Las Vegas Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) announced today the selection of Leaderato as the 2019 NPA Industry Partner of the Year. The San Diego-based firm, headed up by pawn industry educator, Yigal Adato, was recognized at the Annual Awards Luncheon Read More »

Kerry Rainey Elected President of National Pawnbrokers Association and Awarded National Pawnbrokers Association Charles R. Jones Lifetime Achievement Award

National Pawnbrokers Association announces the election of 2019 president and Charles R. Jones Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree at NPA’s annual convention and trade show, Pawn Expo Southlake, TX – The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is proud to announce the results of the 2019 annual election to select a new NPA president. The association has announced that Read More »