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Chapter 24: Interest.

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Article 1 - General Provisions. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1§ 24-1. Legal rate is eight percent.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1§ 24-1.1. Contract rates and fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1A§ 24-1.1A. Contract rates on home loans secured by first mortgages or first deeds of trust.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1B§ 24-1.1B. Repealed by Session Laws 1979, c. 335.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1C§ 24-1.1C: Repealed by Session Laws 1998-119, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1D§ 24-1.1D. Expired.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1E§ 24-1.1E. Restrictions and limitations on high-cost home loans.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.1F§ 24-1.1F. Rate spread home loans.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.2§ 24-1.2: Repealed by Session Laws 1998-119, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.2A§ 24-1.2A. Equity lines of credit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.3§ 24-1.3: Repealed by Session Laws 1979, 2nd Session, c. 1302, s. 3.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-1.4§ 24-1.4. Interest rates for savings and loan associations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2§ 24-2. Penalty for usury; corporate bonds may be sold below par.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2.1§ 24-2.1. Transactions governed by Chapter.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2.2§ 24-2.2. Interest on extensions of credit by banks and savings and loan associations; exceptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2.3§ 24-2.3. State opt-out from federal preemption.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2.4§ 24-2.4. Prepayment of a loan if there are no prepayment terms or if the prepayment terms are not in accordance with law.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-2.5§ 24-2.5. Mortgage bankers and mortgage brokers.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-3§ 24-3. Time from which interest runs.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-4§ 24-4. Obligations due guardians to bear compound interest; rate of interest.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-5§ 24-5. Interest on judgments.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-6§ 24-6. Clerk to ascertain interest upon default judgment on bond, covenant, bill, note or signed account.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-7§ 24-7. Interest from verdict to judgment added as costs.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-8§ 24-8. Loans not in excess of $300,000; what interest, fees and charges permitted.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-9§ 24-9. Loans exempt from rate and fee limitations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-9.1§ 24-9.1. Certain repayments to consumers by public utilities not subject to claim or defense of usury.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-9.2§ 24-9.2: Repealed by Session Laws 1995, c. 351, s. 14.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-9.3§ 24-9.3. Economic development loans.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-10§ 24-10. Maximum fees on loans secured by real property.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-10.1§ 24-10.1. Late fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-10.2§ 24-10.2. Consumer protections in certain home loans.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-11§ 24-11. Certain revolving credit charges.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-11.1§ 24-11.1. Disclosure requirements for credit cards.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-11.2§ 24-11.2. Disclosure requirements for charge cards.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Loans Secured by Secondary or Junior Mortgages. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-12§ 24-12. Applicability of Article.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-13§ 24-13. Principal amount defined.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-14§ 24-14. Limitations on charges and interest.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-15§ 24-15: Repealed by Session Laws 1979, 2nd Session, c. 1157, s. 7.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-16§ 24-16. Itemized closing statements.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-16.1§ 24-16.1. Loans exempt from §§ 24-12 to 24-17.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 24-17§ 24-17. Misdemeanors.[HTML] [RTF]

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