Families worried about credit reports

A startling report of the U.S. Foreclosure Index says that once Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae and a few other mortgage lenders lifted the politically forced moratoria on housing foreclosures, the number of foreclosures in March rose 44 per cent from February’s record high. Reasons cited were rising unemployment, a backlog of foreclosures during the …

Kick third-party agents out of foreclosure rescue, mortgage modification business

There is no doubt that the Spin Doctors have been successful. They spun the economy into a frenzy that could not be sustained. Others put the spin on the stock market, while speculators put a spin on everyone with high gas and oil prices. Fair and balanced news is so far from the truth it …

Washington does not see hopeless Americans who fear more $5 gasoline

Restoring trust and confidence in any system is a slow methodical process. Restoring confidence in the United States financial system is even more difficult, but not impossible. With Bush’s shortfalls and Obama’s promises we still have no guarantee of focus and honesty. Yes, we hear the words from the new administration, but many people expect …

Changes in Credit Card Terms Can Make You See RED.

Lucky for my readers, I went to “Charm School”. If not for that I’d be foaming at the mouth and posting obscenities. Now I say, “That’s NICE.” I received changes in terms from my credit card provider. My periodic rate raised 5% for new purchases. That’s NICE. In September 2008 my periodic rate was 15.99%. …