Credit Card Holders Bill of RightsDec 18, 2008
The most significant overhaul of the credit card industry will be voted on Thursday.
Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 2008Sep 30, 2008
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices relating to the extension of credit under an open end consumer credit plan, and for other purposes.
How Those With Underwater Mortgages Can Stay AfloatJan 11, 2008
The exact number of folks with negative equity is hard to determine, but the figure could easily exceed one million. A study by FirstAmerican CoreLogic, a real estate data analysis firm, estimates that 11% of homes purchased between 2004 and 2006 (not only the peak of the housing market, but also the period during which most no-money-down loans were issued) are currently underwater.
Beware Home Equity LoansJun 25, 2007
Home Equity Loans Can Leave Borrowers Homeless.
Payday lenders sink borrowers in debt...Dec 1, 2006
Borrowers pay $4.2 billion every year in excessive payday lending fees.
Is your home over-valued?Jun 13, 2006
Kansas City, MO-KS $136,800 +1.1%, St. Joseph $96,500 +2.4%, St. Louis, MO-I $140,100 +9.1%