How To Marry A Debtor

How To Marry A Debtor

You have found the love of your life, but he or she is dealing with significant debt. The debt issue should be part of the overall financial discussio[......]

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Choosing a Debt Payoff Strategy

Choosing a Debt Payoff Strategy

Debt is killing us! It’s one of the main reasons I started a community movement to #BanishTheBalance. Over 60 incredible days, more than 4,000 partici[......]

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Payday Loan Companies Find Ways Around Google

Payday Loan Companies Find Ways Around Google

In May, after calls for tighter payday loan regulations and fines levied against companies for deceptive practices, Google banned all payday loans fro[......]

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Scott Tucker Fined $1.27 Billion For Outrageous Interest Rates

Scott Tucker Fined $1.27 Billion For Outrageous Interest Rates

Federal Chief Judge Gloria Navarro has ordered Scott Tucker and the payday loan companies he owns, including Level 5 Motorsports LLC and AMG Capital M[......]

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Banks Cut Mortgage Servicing Employees

Banks Cut Mortgage Servicing Employees

The Fitch Group has recently released its U.S. RMBS Servicer Handbook for the most recent quarter. The handbook shows that many banks offering mortgag[......]

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Payday Loan Companies Find Ways Around Google

In May, after calls for tighter payday loan regulations and fines levied against companies for deceptive practices, Google banned all payday loans from its search results. The ban went into effect on July 20, but more than two months later, the ban appears to have had little effect. Ads for payday l[……]

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FLAT TAX VS. FAIR TAX

As the powerhouses in the US pit their wits against two startlingly different tax reforms to ever be implemented, the debate of flat tax vs. fair tax is an engaging one. The enthusiasts for both these taxes concur on one very basic point regarding taxation: that it should be progressive, wherein the[……]

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ONLINE INVESTING FOR BEGINNERS

The stock market is a major contributor to any economy, and with the rise of the Internet, online investing is a very real and highly effective mode of investment. For people new to this sector, it can be a little intimidating at first, because to be honest, stock prices move extremely fast. The Int[……]

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COSIGNER RESPONSIBILITIES

You are in urgent need of a loan, but due to a bad credit history or no credit history at all, the loan granter requires you to get a cosigner for the agreement, before approving the amount. What does a cosigner mean?

In general terms, a cosigner is a person who takes equal responsibility of the[……]

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THE LAFFER CURVE AND TAXATION IN THE UNITED STATES

The Laffer Curve, made popular in the 1980s as one of the premises behind supply-side economics and espoused by proponents of government tax cuts, has a long and interesting history, and not surprisingly, is also of interest in the modern era, as debate over tax increases and cuts continues to rage.[……]

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Scott Tucker Fined $1.27 Billion For Outrageous Interest Rates

Federal Chief Judge Gloria Navarro has ordered Scott Tucker and the payday loan companies he owns, including Level 5 Motorsports LLC and AMG Capital Management LLC, to pay the Federal Trade Commission $1.27 billion for misleading customers.

Tucker’s companies routinely deceived those seeking payd[……]

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