Wealthy people are probably no more likely to strategically default, or default for any reason, than anyone else.
Nervous lenders are taking an more severe view of mortgage applications when one borrower is out on new-baby leave.
The nickel-and-dime fees we're used to from banks could become dime-and-quarter fees.
Failing to fully repay a loan is bad. Why that happened -- carelessness, greed, or naive foolishness -- is relatively unimportant.
Deals can slide south with lenders pulling back-to-back credit profiles before a sale closes.
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Cities, states experiment with how to force banks to clean up rotting properties.
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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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