"Loan shark" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 05 Nov 2023

"Loan shark" NYT crossword answer is:

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The loan shark crossword clue from the New York Times on November 5, 2023 is "predatory lender". This term refers to someone who lends money at extremely high interest rates, often to people who are in desperate need of money and have no other options. Loan sharks often use threats and intimidation to get their money back, making them a dangerous source of credit.

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