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Subject:  Re: Maybe it's genetic Date:  12/6/2012  10:09 AM
Author:  xtn Number:  306491 of 312189

Interesting correlation. Impulsiveness and a lack of conscientiousness are attributed to the gene mutation in question, and therefor it is hypothesized that those who carry the mutation will indulge in more high-cost borrowing.

I personally hypothesize that the same mutation may be found commonly amongst those lenders who partake in high-risk lending.

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