Predatory Lending Awareness Quiz

4. There are more payday loan stores in Missouri than there are McDonald's restaurants and Starbucks combined.


True. There are about 1,040 payday loan stores at any given time in Missouri compared to roughly 325 McDonald's restaurants and 157 Starbucks.

McDonald’s Corporation, Heartland Regional Office. (personal communication, October 14, 2009).

McDonald’s Corporation. (2009). Find my McDonald’s. Retrieved October 12, 2009 from

Missouri Division of Finance. (2011). Report to General Assembly pursuant to section 408.506 RSMo. Retrieved January 20, 2011 from

n.a. (2011). Starbucks Missouri Locations. Retrieved February 9, 2011 from, downloaded February 9, 2011.