Payday loan providers are split over an idea to restrict the sheer number of rollovers of short-term, high-interest loans, MPs have actually heard.
The town watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has proposed a restriction of two extensions of payday advances if borrowers selected not to ever repay.
Any office of Fair Trading (OFT) has recommended this 1 rollover ended up being an indication that the borrower was in trouble.
But lenders told MPs that rollovers had been suitable in some instances.
Payday financing will be put underneath the microscope by MPs amid a defence from a number of the industry's biggest players.
Users of the company choose Committee quizzed loan providers, customer teams, regulators and a minister concerning the industry.
Elsewhere, Labour frontrunner Ed Miliband criticised just what he called Britain's "Wonga economy", saying that the increase of payday lenders symbolised the squeeze on residing criteria dealing with an incredible number of families.