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This post was prepared by yours truly, with contributions from Phil Bradford, a financial web content writer. Phil graduated from New York University School of Law and recently joined Herald University as a reporter. He has also written for websites such as debtfreeguys.com and disabilitycanhappen.org An now, on with the post… Those who’ve exhausted their financial options or...
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Recently I got an e-mail from the newly-formed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). You remember the CFPB, right? No? That's alright. But you probably remember the agency's public face, now-Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts. So, after coming out of the shoot a few years with the President's blessing and much fanfare, the CFPB has released...
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Freddie Mac and Freddie Mae made guideline changes to the prevailing short-sale guidelines that unified and clarified them. Those changes featured examples of eligible hardships that would permit homeowners to sell their homes even if they were then current on their mortgage. Ultimately that new guidelines enabled lenders and servicers to quickly and easily qualify...
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Lopsided divorce settlement shortly before a husband’s bankruptcy filing did not amount to a “fraudulent transfer” of assets: ex-wife keeps it all! Bankruptcy: In re Kimmell, 10 B 36039 Adversary: Trustee v. Kimmell, 10 A 2174 Opinion: Oct. 12, J. Barbosa (ND IL WD) Read the opinion here
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According to the best practices website maintained by the National Governors’ Association, legislators, courts, and law enforcement officials in Illinois have taken steps to deal with the mortgage mess. Whether any of them will do any good is still up in the air. Mortgage Fraud Hotline: 800-532-8785 Governor’s Homeowner Assistance Initiative: free mortgage counseling and...
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Before the weekend, take a look at the link below. It’s a concise, simple, and accurate explanation and criticism of the Department of Justice’s argument in the E-Book battle. AppleAmicusBrief.pdf
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Use this step-by-step guide to rebuilding and safeguarding credit.
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The 7th Circuit seemed to be balancing the inflexible Sentencing Guidelines imposed by Congress with the need to tailor the outcome to the facts. But it was the Defendants' own actions that saved them, so overall the rules remain as strict as ever. If you can't do the time, don't do the crime.
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Last month 113,432 Americans had to file bankruptcy to ward off severe financial turmoil, much of it due to their upside down mortgages and ever-sinking home values: trends that have not changed in 2011
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