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.
More people are giving themselves higher marks for being money-savvy, but survey indicates many still need help.
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.
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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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.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.