Is it OK to use taxpayer money to reduce the mortgage balances of struggling homeowners? Some states are considering this.
Greek debt crisis is keeping U.S. rates lower than expected, but rates won't stay below 5% forever.
Two reports show improving numbers on mortgage payments. Could spring be far behind?
Polling shows strategic defaults are winning converts. A question of morals or incentives?
Insiders -- loan originators, appraisers, accountants, attorneys, real-estate and mortgage brokers -- are behind a growing wave of crime.
Why do you suppose most bankers aren't trying as hard as these Texans to modify troubled mortgages?
New report finds mortgage rescue plan is helping few people, and even those who get help may eventually end up in foreclosure.
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Low interest rates are supposed to get money circulating, but instead investors are hoarding cash.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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