The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will be hosting a field hearing in Richmond, Virginia on payday lending.  The hearing will take place on March 26 at 12:00 noon.

The hearing will feature remarks from CFPB Director Richard Cordray, as well as testimony from consumer groups, industry representatives, and members of the public.

The event is open to the public and requires an RSVP.  To RSVP, send an email to:

In addition, a live video will be streamed on the CFPB’s blog located here.