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Tuesday Mar 7 | via NBC29
Release from the Commonwealth of Virginia Office of the Attorney General: RICHMOND - Attorney General Mark R. Herring is encouraging Virginians to use National Consumer Protection Week as a time to familiarize themselves with the risks associated with small-dollar loans including payday, auto title, open-end, and online loans, and to understand their rights when taking out one of these potentially risky loans. "Too often these small dollar loans that seem like a lifeline wind up being financial quicksand," said Attorney General Herring. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 7 | via WRIC-TV Richmond
Attorney General Mark R. Herring is encouraging Virginians to use National Consumer Protection Week as a time to familiarize themselves with the risks associated with small-dollar loans including payday, auto title, open-end, and online loans, and to understand their rights when taking out one of these potentially risky loans. "Too often these small dollar loans that seem like a lifeline wind up being financial quicksand," AG Herring said. Comment?
Sunday Mar 5 | via The Flat Hat
The Williamsburg Shopping Center, located at the intersection of Monticello Avenue and Richmond Road, was sold to Broad Street Realty Jan. 6 for $13.3 million. The shopping center is currently home to ACE Hardware, Virginia ABC, Food Lion and Sal's by Victor Restaurant. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 1 | via The Washington Post
Local government representatives, nonprofit leaders, and mortgage and banking industry representatives will be among those presenting workshops and exhibits at the seventh annual Northern Virginia Housing Expo for renters and prospective home buyers. Attendees can expect to learn more about how to find rentals and homes to purchase, how to prepare financially for buying or renting, how to understand and improve your credit score, and how to improve your home's energy efficiency to increase affordability. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 28 | via Northern Virginia Daily
Shower A card shower is planned for Virginia Orndorff, who will celebrate her 92nd birthday March 8. Cards can be sent to 311 Paddy's Run Road, Star Tannery 22654. Radio club The Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Friday at 2921 Grace St., Winchester. Comment?
3 min ago | via The Daily Millbury
Bank of Queensland says it has seen a surge in mortgage applications in recent weeks, despite tough competition in the home loan market and stricter regulatory controls. The bank reported cash earnings of $175 million for the first half of the financial year, down 2 per cent from a year earlier. Comment?
14 min ago | via CBC News
The low vacancy rate in Merritt has forced some residents who lost everything in an apartment fire to move to Kamloops and Logan Lake. An apartment fire at Kengard Manor in Merritt, March 16, forced 58 people out of their homes and with the tight rental market in the city, it's unlikely any of them will be able to find an affordable rental. Comment?
25 min ago | via Steuben Courier
U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday after a sharp increase in crude oil prices helped drive market-leading gains for energy companies. Banks and other financial stocks declined the most as bond yields headed lower, which translates into lower interest rates on loans and lower profits for banks. Comment?
31 min ago | via WFAA-TV Dallas
Will Donald Trump be good or bad for the housing market? It is far too early to say, but ultimately, it may depend on what side of the housing transaction you find yourself. So far, indications are that the Trump years may produce a more conservative market for home loans, especially for those with fewer resources and lower down-payment money. Comment?
45 min ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Santander, which Healey called the largest packager of subprime auto loans in the nation, funded "unfair and unaffordable" loans to more than 2,000 consumers in Massachusetts, knowing that many of the borrowers could not meet the terms and would default, Healey said. Buyers often agree to financing terms through contracts signed at car dealerships, but the loans are backed by financial institutions such as Santander, who often resell the loans to third parties or place them into asset pools. The bank also was accused by the states of knowingly taking on loans from car dealers that submitted loan applications that inflated the reported incomes of customers, and continued to fund loans from dealers it knew had high rates of delinquency and default among customers. "We will continue to pursue investigations in this area to ensure that Delaware consumers receive a fair deal ... (more) Comment?
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