Walking away from your agreements when you have the capacity to fulfill them is morally wrong, akin to lying.
Is it OK to use taxpayer money to reduce the mortgage balances of struggling homeowners? Some states are considering this.
When asked, readers listed going to college, buying gold, and cooking at home, among other things. Not everyone agreed.
Two reports show improving numbers on mortgage payments. Could spring be far behind?
Don't base your plans on what might happen. See if you can swing the costs today. And, oh, can you fix a toilet?
It shouldn't, and here's a proposal to phase it out.
Nicolas Cage lost another home to foreclosure last week. Is he doing this just to make the rest of us feel better?
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