CEELCenter for the Ethnography of Everyday Life
CEELCenter for Economic and Entrepreneurial Literacy
CEELCorrosion and Environmental Effects Laboratory
CEELCambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
CEELCommunity Emergency Exposure Level
CEELCentro de Estudos de Expressão Lingüística
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There is no evidence that CEEL is bankrolled by the finance industry or payday lenders; Berman has said that the nonprofit is simply a pet project that "reflects the issues that I personally believe need to be addressed.
In December, an AP business writer, describing CEEL as an organization that "advocates personal finance education," wrote about the results of its latest survey: "Just a quarter of adults knew that overdrawing their checking account (bouncing a check) for a quick $100 was more expensive than a payday loan, credit card advance or emergency wire transfer.
Through the press, says King, CEEL and other Berman groups are able to influence the debate without the public ever knowing they're hearing industry spin.
But here's the catch: Ira consumer took out a two-week loan for $400 (closer to the state-by-state average) at the rate CEEL cites, the fee would be at least $60, and some payday lenders charge as much as $30 per every $100 borrowed.