CONSUMER ADVOCATES ARE PROMOTING SEVERAL NEW SMALL-LOAN ALTERNATIVES WITH MODERATE RATES FOR PEOPLE WITH LITTLE OR NO CREDIT HISTORY.

THE STORE-FRONT LENDING INDUSTRY HAS DEFENDED THE HIGH RATES SAYING IT ENSURES BORROWING OPTIONS FOR LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS.

SHELLY: NEW ON SEVEN, PEOPLE ALL OVER THE U.

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CAN HAVE AUTHENTIC HATCH GREEN CHILE AND OTHER NEW MEXICO DELICACIES ON THEIR DINNER TABLE.

TWO COMPANIES ARE MAKING IT HAPPEN FLAGSHIP FOOD, WHICH OWNS THE 505 LINE OF SAUCES, SALSAS, AND FROZEN FOODS AND WAL-MART.

THEY'VE WORKED TOGETHER FOR AT LEAST TO TWO YEARS.

THE OPENING OF FLAGSHIP'S DISTRIBUTION CENTER ADDS 200 JOBS IN ALBUQUERQUE, AND MEANS THEY CAN NOW BRING ALL OF YOUR NEW MEXICO FAVORITES TO ANYWHERE IN THE COUNTRY.

WE'VE GOT THE NEW MEXICO TRUE LABEL.

WE'VE GOT PICTURES OF NEW MEXICO.

SO OUR JOB IS TO SHARE WITH THE WORLD WHAT MAKES NEW MEXICO GREEN CHILE AND GREEN CHILE SALSA REALLY GOOD.