Smith to Host Town Hall Meeting on Lending
Senator Malcolm A. Smith will sponsor a Town Hall Meeting on predatory lending practices. The community forum will be held on Thursday October 23 from 6:00-9:00pm at the Mount Carmel Baptist Church located at 348 Beach 71 Street in Arverne.
"This Town Hall meeting will focus on informing members of the community on how to avoid becoming victims of exploitative lending practices," said Senator Smith. Also discussed will be the protections and new rights afforded to borrowers.
Joining Senator Smith will be New York State Assistant Attorney General Lois Booker Williams and Queens County Assistant District Attorney Brian Mitch and Denise Pease from the New York City Comptroller’s office. Discussed Representatives from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) and for further information on the Town Hall Meeting on Predatory Lending, please call the Senator’s office at 718.291.9097.