Loans

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<b>FINANCIAL DETAILS AND TOTAL PAYMENT</b><p><b>If you pay $35 each month by the due date, you will pay a total of $396.24 and pay off your obligation in 12</b> …

Jewelry

As auto sales cool, there are great deals to be had — and worries of a lending bubble

Heather Milne Barger and her husband knew it was about time to replace their 12-year-old Honda Civic hybrid this year — not only because it was showing its age, but because they knew there were bargains to be had.<p>“There were a lot of deals that dealerships were having, and cheap financing,” said …

Mortgages

How to Get a Mortgage Once You Are Retired

I frequently hear stories of upcoming retirees who, planning to move after retirement, locate a new home and take out the mortgage before retirement …

Mortgages

The IRS Just Made It Much Harder to Tell If You're Getting Scammed

Know how to stay safe if a debt collector calls.<p>In the past, getting a surprise call from someone purporting to be with the Internal Revenue Service …

Taxes

Do You Really Have Student Loan Forgiveness?

Imagine receiving a letter from your loan servicer confirming that your work for a public service organization has placed you on track to qualify for …

Personal Finance

For Shame! 80% of Taxpayers Gave the Federal Government a $2,851 Interest-Free Loan in 2016

Contrary to popular belief, netting a large tax refund from the federal government isn't good news.<p>Breathe, folks! Tax Day has come and gone for yet …

Taxes

The ultimate guide to becoming financially stable

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Why do we dedicate this calendar page to highlighting financial skills and education? The tax deadline? …

Personal Finance

‘Financial Choice Act 2.0’ Would Eliminate Government’s Ability To Go After Shady Payday Loan Operations

Even though recent surveys indicate that the overwhelming majority of Americans want <i>more</i> regulation of payday lending, federal lawmakers are …

Administrative Law

Things to Consider When Choosing a Mortgage

In the last decade, my wife and I have taken out three separate mortgages. Each time, we had to consider a variety of mortgages options. Personally, …

Mortgages

How Trump's plans to curb financial protections may affect you

He joined Secretary Mnuchin at the treasury. Time<p>Debt collectors who refuse to identify themselves. Banks that aggressively upsell unwanted credit cards. Mortgage brokers who disregard borrowers' ability to repay loans. Financial advisers who pitch high-fee annuities.<p>These are some of the financial …

Administrative Law

How to find the best personal loan without damaging your credit rating

If you apply to lenders that use ‘hard’ credit checks you could be left with a mark on your credit file and miss out on lower rates<p>Underhand tactics by leading personal loan providers are costing Britons hundreds of millions of pounds a year, it was claimed this week. A report says many banks and …

Personal Finance

Student Loans: Debt Driving Marijuana Use, Analysts Say

The onerous cost of higher education has been blamed for many things<p>The onerous cost of higher education has been blamed for many things — and now, …

Cannabis

SingTel Units Sign Pacts for S$4.1 Billion in Loans

SINGAPORE – Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. (Z74.SG) said Friday that its units have signed deals to borrow 4.1 billion Singapore dollars (US$2.93 billion).<p>It said the proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes and to refinance existing debt.<p>The loans include a S$2.5 billion revolving …

Markets

What to Know Before Taking a 401(k) Hardship Withdrawal

Under IRS rules, when your employer set up their 401(k) plan they decided if they would allow hardship withdrawals. Company retirement plans do not …

Retirement

Clock's Up on Retailers' Borrowed Time - Bloomberg Gadfly

It's been nearly 10 years since the Great Recession zapped consumers' jobs, 401(k)s and spending, sending retailers into a tailspin and megastores …

Business

China's outstanding loans to small businesses rise in first quarter

BEIJING - Outstanding loans to China's small businesses continued to grow in the first quarter, official data showed on Friday.Outstanding loans to …

People's Bank of China

How to avoid being turned down for a home loan

When you apply for a home loan, lenders will look at many factors before deciding whether to approve your application or not – and if you don’t ‘pass …

Personal Finance

When The Wheels Stop Rolling

Four-year car loans were the norm for many years.<p>Then, as car prices crept higher, the number moved to five years.<p>Now, a full 30% of new car loans …

Money

Italy’s refiner Saras clears all oil debt with Iran

<b>Key Italian oil refiner Saras says it has cleared all the debt it owed Iran for oil purchased before sanctions were imposed against the country in</b> …

Iran

Why the US Must Forgive Cambodia's War Debt

Having both spent several years investigating and exposing human rights violations in Cambodia, we are no particular fans of the country’s government.<p>…

Human Rights

In their mid-sixties and in a vise of debt, couple needs a balance-sheet fix and fast

<b>Situation:</b> Couple 68 and 64 owe twice annual take home income on mortgages and credit cards<p><b>Solution:</b> Cut expenses, pay off credit cards fast, …

Personal Finance

HDFC Bank To Raise Rs 50,000 Crore Via Infra Bonds, Debt Securities

HDFC Bank on Friday (21 April) said it will raise up to Rs 50,000 crore through debt securities and infrastructure bonds over the next 12 months.In a …

Banking

The Average Student Loan Debt in Every State

It was big news when outstanding student loan debt surpassed credit card debt and then later exceeded $1 trillion for the first time. That shocking …

College & University

EU students to remain eligible for grants in 2018-19

<b>Europeans studying in the UK will continue to remain eligible for grants and loans in 2018-19, the government has announced.</b><p>This will remain the case even if their course finishes after the UK's exit from the European Union, it added.<p>European students on undergraduate and master's courses are …

Brexit

Don't Take Money Advice From Companies That Profit When You Fail

Taking money advice from a loan servicer is sort of like taking health advice from a tobacco company. The advice might be valid, but there’s probably …

Personal Finance

Tesla Admits SolarCity Is Undergoing A 'Financial Restructuring'

SolarCity has just redeemed some its Solar Bonds early. It told the holders it was due to a "financial restructuring." A financial restructuring is …

Elon Musk

ABQ partners with nonprofit for business loans

The city of Albuquerque has partnered with a nonprofit to introduce a financial assistance program for small and local businesses along Central …

Business

Bills would help student vets hit by ITT Tech closure

<i>The former site of the ITT Tech campus in Torrance, California, September 2016. Current legislation in Congress aims to reinstate education funds for</i> …

Education

Valeant: What Went Wrong?

VRX stock is touching 52 weeks low regularly.<p>The secondary offering is a better option than a long-term debt.<p>Lack of decision-making leading to …

Stocks

Investors push back against leveraged loans as reflation trade ebbs

Within the US fixed income market, investors are sending a clear message about the prospect of higher interest rates.<p>In recent weeks, investors have …

Commodities