Loans

Now You Can Use Bitcoin As Collateral For Loans | Investopedia

In yet another sign of bitcoin’s emergence as a store of value, a bunch of startup lenders have begun using cryptocurrencies as collateral for …

Personal Finance

US consumer borrowing up $20.5 billion in October

WASHINGTON – American consumers increased their borrowing by $20.5 billion in October. It was the biggest gain in 11 months and reflected strong increases in the use of credit cards and in auto and student loans.<p>The October followed a $19.2 billion gain in September and was the best showing since …

Business

CoreLogic: "2.5 million Homes still in negative equity" at end of Q3 2017

CoreLogic® ... today released its Q3 2017 home equity analysis which shows that U.S. homeowners with mortgages (roughly 63 percent of all …

Mortgages

Compare Today's Mortgage Rates and Home Loans | NerdWallet

Top rated national lenders<p>Lender<p>At a glance<p>Full line of fixed and adjustable rate mortgages, including FHA and VA loans.<br>• Good for: People comfortable …

Mortgages

Survey: Millennials don’t want traditional Christmas gifts this year; prefer help with college loans

According to a survey published Tuesday by The Student Loan Report, 69.3 percent of borrowers would rather have you make a student loan payment than gift a traditional Christmas present this year.<p>What was in the survey?<p>On Nov. 10-11, Student Loan Report’s survey asked 1,o00 borrowers, “If you had …

Conservative View

BRIEF-RBI says 9 States To Raise 94.45 Bln Rupees Via 5-Yr, 10-Yr, 15-Yr, 20-Yr Loans On Dec 5

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Reserve Bank of India:<p>* INDIA CENBANK: 9 STATES TO RAISE 94.45 BILLION RUPEES VIA 5-YEAR, 10-YEAR, 15-YEAR, 20-YEAR LOANS ON DEC 5

Reserve Bank of India

Toshiba Stock Up, Westinghouse Unit Eyes Consortium Bid for Two Saudi Reactors

Toshiba's (TOSYY) Westinghouse unit has its sights set on Saudi Arabia.<p>Westinghouse, the failed Toshiba-owned nuclear power company, has caused the …

Investing

Options for reducing the interest rate on student loans and reintroducing maintenance grants - Institute For Fiscal Studies

In October, the Prime Minister called for an inquiry into the student loan system for higher education (HE). In this briefing note, we focus on two …

Study Skills

'It's very troubling': Hidden camera catches car dealerships breaking sales rules

Regulator says salespeople’s loan advice lacks ‘honest information’<p>Dealerships push longer-term loans to make cars seem more affordable, but an …

Mortgages

Veteran's Day: How expansion of the Military Lending Act can help you

If you are one of the brave men and women serving our country in uniform, you face enough dangers. You do not need anyone attempting to take financial advantage of you by capitalizing on the unique challenges of military life.<p>Unfortunately, you can find many payday loan lenders and other purveyors …

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Ex-OCBC employee charged with forging loan documents totalling almost S$8m

SINGAPORE: A former mortgage specialist at OCBC Bank was slapped with 13 charges of forgery on Thursday (Nov 9).<p>Paul Liew Ziguang, 30, was charged …

China consumer loans surge nearly 30 percent as debt worries resurface

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's outstanding household consumer loans surged nearly 30 percent by end September from a year earlier, data showed on …

Economy

3 big things Americans get wrong about student loans

More than 44 million Americanshave taken out student loans to pay for school, but, according to a new survey, they don't know much about the nuances …

Debt Management

Homefront: What happens to absconders that flee mortgaged Dubai properties in negative equity?

Given the fall in property prices in Dubai, I know several people that have fallen into negative equity and are considering walking away from their …

Real Estate

ECB to set targets for banks dragging feet on bad loans - Nouy

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will give "additional quantitative guidance" to banks that are failing to cut their pile of bad loans …

European Central Bank

No Diwali cheers for banks as bad loans touch record $146 billion

Even with the festivities around, Indian banks remain in gloomy scenario as bad loans hit a record Rs 9.5 trillion (USD 145.56 billion) at the end of …

Economy

In world’s most expensive market, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam shifts focus on home ownership

Hong Kong’s housing chief confirmed on Friday a marked policy shift was under way, with the focus moving away from a rental market and towards home …

News (China)

No Respite for Banks as Bad Loans Hit Record Rs 9.5 Trillion

<b>Mumbai:</b> Indian banks’ sour loans hit a record 9.5 trillion rupees ($145.56 billion) at the end of June, unpublished data shows, suggesting Asia’s …

Economy

Commercial property tax funds small change for workers

For many workers the tax changes announced in Budget 2018 will only have a relatively small effect.<p>Somebody earning €18,000 gets an additional €6 …

News (Ireland)

Rome urges ECB caution in reducing eurozone bad loans

Italy has said the European Central Bank’s approach to reducing non-performing loans in the EU is problematic. The country's banks have the most bad …

World News

Ways to Rebuild After a Disaster Your Insurance Doesn't Cover

If your home is damaged and your insurance doesn't cover it, what are your options? Find out here.<p>When several major hurricanes made landfall in the …

Investing

Shopping for loans

Investment alerts,End of day market reports, Market news analysis,External research reports and Technical calls<p>Daily update on Business and Market …

Shopping

ECB action on bad loans will gird banks’ defences

The eurozone’s fortunes have been transformed in the past couple of years. Growth has returned even to the most depressed corners of the bloc’s …

Economy

Univest Corporation Is Operating At Max Capacity

UVSP is handing in impressive results but might not have many more short-term levers to pull.<p>Margins are under pressure and deposit growth has fallen …

Finance

Ways Of Securing Unsecured Loans For Poor Credit

You're reading Ways Of Securing Unsecured Loans For Poor Credit, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Mortgages

Here's why some homeowners still can't sell

Home prices and housing demand are both soaring, and real estate agents are desperate to find more homes to list. Sounds like a dream for any …

Real Estate

4 Student Loan Mistakes That Will Cost You a Bundle

Paying off student loans is already an expensive proposition. Don't make it worse by making one of these common mistakes.<p>You've survived college, but …

Investing

Meet a student who had mounting loans and didn’t know it

Just before graduating, Nathan learned the scholarships and grants he thought paid for his degree didn’t exist. The for-profit school Everest had …

Students

Instead of Panicking, Deal With Your Student Loans Like a CFO Would

These financial planning, analysis and forecasting tactics will help you eliminate student debt early and avoid paying unnecessary interest.<p>Today’s students and new graduates are saddled with years upon years of student-loan debt. This type of debt can be difficult for anyone to pay back in a …

Personal Finance

How to Get an SBA Disaster Loan for Your Business

You can trust that we maintain strict editorial integrity in our writing and assessments; however, we receive compensation when you click on links to …

Personal Finance