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Tuesday | via Wall Street Journal
Bobby Jindal, governor of Louisiana and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, speaks during the Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 25. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, seeking to breathe life into his presidential campaign, is taking a sharply different approach to tax policy than his Republican rivals. Comment?
Monday Sep 21 | via FindLaw
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest, according to Benjamin Franklin. But many students in the US must borrow so much for education that they will be paying interest on knowledge long after school is over , sometimes decades later. Comment?
Aug 25, 2015 | via Benzinga
US stock futures traded higher in early pre-market trade. China's Shanghai Composite Index again tumbled 7.63 percent today. Comment?
Jun 1, 2015 | via Rocky Mount Telegram
Lower unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures in March reduced the nation's economic stress to its lowest point this year, according to The Associated Press' monthly analysis of conditions around the country. More than 85 percent of the nation's 3,141 counties and every state but two - Louisiana and South Dakota - enjoyed better conditions in March than in February, the AP's Economic Stress Index showed. Comment?
May 4, 2015 | via TaxVox
Will cuts to a state's top income tax rate boost growth? Not necessarily. In a new TPC paper , Bill Gale, Aaron Krupkin, and Kim Rueben find little evidence linking state-level economic growth and taxes, especially income tax policy. Comment?
21 min ago | via Philly.com
In the taut housing-bubble muckraker "99 Homes," foreclosed homeowners deface a residence with raw sewage, and write "kill bankers" on the wall. Despite all the whining that's come from Wall Streeters in recent years, they've gotten off easy, even by the standards of the $190 billion they've paid in fines related to various mortgage scams. Comment?
21 min ago | via New York Post
A couple that has lived at a multimillion-dollar East Hampton mansion since it was foreclosed on in May 2014 were finally given the boot on Thursday - but not before getting in one last free summer of fun. "They partied here all summer," a source said of David and Gia Walsh, who had been staying at the 80 Further Lane home even after it was sold to the mortgage lender for $8 million at auction in April. Comment?
23 min ago | via Housing Wire
According to loanDepot's press release, it filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined. Comment?
32 min ago | via Sunday Herald
Analysis by the property website Zoopla.co.uk has revealed that the cost of renting a two-bedroom home compared to servicing a mortgage works out cheaper than renting in 36 per cent of cities in the UK on a month-by-month basis. Property purchasers did particularly well compared to their renting counterparts in Scotland and the North of England, with Scotland's largest city coming top of a league table of the best cities to buy property in. Comment?
32 min ago | via KNDO
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell sharply this week amid concern over a labor market that has shown recent signs of weakness. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to 3.76 percent from 3.85 percent a week earlier. Comment?
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