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  1. J

    Bill That Kills Auto Loan Rule Aimed At Discrimination Gets Final Approval

    Utterly shameful. https://www.forbes.com/sites/jimhenry/2018/05/22/bill-that-kills-auto-loan-rule-aimed-at-discrimination-gets-final-approval/#2e88b97d5605 https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/09/congress-eases-rules-against-racial-discrimination-in-the-auto-loan-market.html Title changed from...
  2. bajisima

    Employers help pay student loans to attract workers

    Doesnt seem like much money.. For public relations manager Maggie McCuen, having help from her job to repay student loans is not priceless - it is worth every tangible penny of the $1,416 her company has added to chip away at her loan balance since December 2016. “It absolutely alleviates...
  3. T

    White House is investigating loans to Jared Kushner's business: Official

    Well that's promising. Is this the same White House where Kushner is employed despite being unable to get security clearance? The same White House that employee a guy under criminal investigation, Flynn? The same White House that employed a seemingly serial wife beater? Indeed, apparently the...
  4. HayJenn

    White House Probes Loans to Kushner’s Business

    WASHINGTON—White House attorneys are examining whether two loans totaling more than $500 million to Jared Kushner’s family business may have violated any criminal laws or federal ethics regulations, according to a letter from a federal ethics agency made public Monday. The Office of Government...
  5. HayJenn

    Kushner’s Got Loans from Companies After White House Meetings

    Early last year, a private equity billionaire started paying regular visits to the White House.Joshua Harris, a founder of Apollo Global Management, was advising Trump administration officials on infrastructure policy. During that period, he met on multiple occasions with Jared Kushner...
  6. bajisima

    Quicken Loans apologizes for graphic on building in Detroit

    Quicken Loans and Bedrock Detroit Founder Dan Gilbert is responding after a controversial graphic on a downtown Detroit building caused a stir over the weekend. The poster on the first floor windows of the Vinton building featured the slogan "See Detroit Like We Do," with a photo, but had no...
  7. bajisima

    Millions of student loans heading for a shakeup

    Federal loans come with a variety of benefits — such as the ability to defer payment or adjust monthly bills based on income — that are rarely available with private loans. The Education Department plans to consolidate the number of federal loan servicing companies from nine to one...
  8. BAZINGA DrumpF

    Orange Douche Tee'! Rescinds Obama guidance Student Loans. Whee HIGHER debt Rates!

    Trump administration rescinds Obama guidance on student loan defaults: report. The Trump administration on Thursday rolled back Obama-era guidance that forbade student loan debt collectors from charging high fees to defaulted borrowers, The Washington Post reported. Trump administration...
  9. D

    Trump Has Turned Over Tax Returns for Lawsuits and Loans

    When one says they are worth a certain amount it is important to ascertain just how much to be exact. It is good that some figures are finally being arrive at concerning Trump's wealth. It appears that he might be worth much less than what was previously thought. That is something most Americans...
  10. Madeline

    Obama's DOJ: No Fraud Suit For Subprime Loans Debacle

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/feds-wont-file-fraud-suit-against-countrywides-mozilo/2016/06/17/4b5bfcf8-34f6-11e6-ab9d-1da2b0f24f93_story.html As much as anyone, this man Anthony Mozila engineered the Great Recession. Lack of drive, talent or simply direction from above not to pursue...
  11. Davocrat

    Innovative Michigan bank makes interest-free loans for Muslims

    Cool! Glad to see Islamic prohibitions against interest come to America. -------------------------------------- SALLY HELM, BYLINE: Stephen Ranzini runs University Bank, a community bank in Michigan. And he tries to be a positive force in his area. But a few years back, a customer walked into...
  12. meridian5455

    Obama administration pushes banks to make home loans to people with weaker credit

    The Obama administration is engaged in a broad push to make more home loans available to people with weaker credit, an effort that officials say will help power the economic recovery but that skeptics say could open the door to the risky lending that caused the housing crash in the first place...
  13. The Man

    Refusal of bank loans over drunk pics?

    Russia's National Bureau of Credit Histories (NBKI) has launched a new service for banks, to investigate the social media activity of loan and credit applicants. People observed getting drunk and parrying a lot, or engaged in other high risk and irresponsible behaviors thaat could negatively...
  14. bajisima

    Toyota to compensate minorities for overcharged loans

    "Toyota's financing arm will pay as much as $21.9 million to black and Asian borrowers who paid more for auto loans than whites, settling allegations of discrimination by federal regulators. Toyota Motor Credit Corp. in Torrance had been under investigation by the Department of Justice and the...
  15. Sprockey

    Thousands Apply to U.S. to Forgive Their Student Loans, Saying Schools Defrauded Them

    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/thousands-apply-to-u-s--to-forgive-their-student-loans--saying-schools-defrauded-them-133720706.html Deceptive? Should these loans be forgiven because the students didn't get a good paying job? Didn't they get an education?
  16. bajisima

    In 22 states you can lose your license for not paying your student loans

    Failing to repay student loans has all sorts of terrible consequences, but in some states, more than just your financial well-being is at risk — student loan default could cost you your professional certification or even your driver's license. "22 states have laws that enable suspension of...
  17. timslash

    Texas Is Throwing People In Jail For Failing To Pay Back Predatory Loans

    Texas Is Throwing People In Jail For Failing To Pay Back Predatory Loans At least six people have been jailed in Texas over the past two years for owing money on payday loans, according to a damning new analysis of public court records. Mass poverty is near, isn't it? I'm happy that i...
  18. bajisima

    Elizabeth Warren calls for an end to govt profit on student loans

    Speaking at Suffolk University last weekend, Senator Elizabeth Warren blasted the federal govt for making profits on student loans. "This exploding debt is crushing our young people,” Warren, a Democrat, said in her speech to attendees of a two-day student loan symposium. “These students...
  19. bajisima

    Government logs $41 billion dollar profit on student loans

    The US government booked over $41 billion dollars from the selling and administration of student loans. That makes it the third most profitable entity behind Apple and ExxonMobil. Thoughts? It kind of annoys me that they don't turn this money around and use it for more grants and cheaper loan...
  20. B

    Interest Rates On US Student Loans Are About To Get More Expensive

    Interest Rates On US Student Loans Are About To Get More Expensive Thanks, Congress. Student loans are about to get more expensive. Interest rates on loans will double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent for more than 7 million students on Monday after Congress failed to pass legislation to...