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INVESTMENTS IN CONSUMER LOANS - Carrying Value of Purchased Credit Deteriorated Loans (Details)

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INVESTMENTS IN CONSUMER LOANS - Carrying Value of Purchased Credit Deteriorated Loans (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2016
Sep. 30, 2015
Loans Receivable [Roll Forward]    
Proceeds from repayments $ (31,092) $ (15,944)
Accretion of loan discount and premium amortization, net 514,522 $ 360,467
Receivables Acquired with Deteriorated Credit Quality [Member] | Consumer Portfolio Segment [Member]    
Loans Receivable [Roll Forward]    
Beginning balance 0  
SpringCastle Transaction 395,129  
Allowance for Loan Losses [1] (2,115)  
Proceeds from repayments (77,899)  
Accretion of loan discount and premium amortization, net 24,801  
Ending balance $ 339,916  
[1] Represents the present value of cash flows expected at acquisition that are no longer expected to be collected.