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  1. Easy Holiday Budgeting Tips From 7 Money ProsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Refinery 29

    This time of year can be tough on anyone's wallet - there are gifts to buy, bottles of bubbly to bring to holiday parties, and, of course, those tempting sales that start on Black Friday and continue for the rest of the year. But all that cheer doesn't have to run you into debt.


  2. Pepi Dragotta; More on parade; Jimmy Overstreet; BEN Column, Dec. 1, Update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago |

    The column that says don't miss the Bridgeton Christmas House Tour that happens on two fronts on Saturday, Dec. 5, because these houses are only open to the public once a year. The Pepi Dragotta Road To Recovery Fund at has reached $9,621 toward its goal of $12,000.


  3. Modifications, Foreclosure Sales Both Decline in 3Q: Hope NowRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | National Mortgage News

    Loan modifications declined 18% during the third quarter to 337,000, a sign of an improving market, according to Hope Now. The Washington, D.C.-based consortium of mortgage servicers, investors and other market actors counted about 98,000 permanent loan modifications and 21,000 short sales between July and September.


  4. All about Spiritually RawRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago |

    Spiritually Raw is a philosophy of acceptance, peace, love, and enlightenment for all humanity and individual beliefs rolled into a company that produces audios and interviews with individuals from various walks of life. Journalists, artists and business owners of all kinds are just a few examples of the people who benefit from Spiritually Raw.


  5. Social Media Drives Holiday Talk, But Not Necessarily Direct SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Sporting Goods Business

    While marketers were extra busy on social media this holiday weekend, there were mixed results on whether the platform helped convert direct sales. More likely, the digital conversations and engagement put consumers in the holiday spirit whether they decided to shop on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday.


  6. DA Funk won't be charged after investigation into previous employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | WKRN

    The investigation against Funk was initiated after he assumed a part-time job with the city of Nashville in June 2014 to receive a more lucrative pension plan. As a part-time employee, he was allowed to enroll in the state's former retirement plan.


  7. Ex-Fidelity $1.8 Trillion Manager Perold Joins Allstate's BoardRead the original story

    29 min ago | The Washington Post

    Allstate Corp., the largest publicly traded U.S. car and home insurer, elected former Fidelity Investments money manager Jacques Perold to its board. The insurer now has 11 directors, Northbrook, Illinois- based Allstate said Tuesday in a statement.


  8. JPMorgan Working With On Deck to Speed Small-Business LoansRead the original story

    29 min ago | The Washington Post

    JPMorgan Chase & Co., the biggest U.S. bank, is collaborating with On Deck Capital Inc. to dramatically speed up the process of providing loans to small businesses. "We're working with On Deck to build a new Chase lending product that will be launching in 2016 for small-dollar loans to our small-business clients," Jennifer Piepszak, JPMorgan's head of business banking, said Tuesday in a phone interview.


  9. Walter Investment Management Corp. To Present At The 2015 Bank Of...Read the original story

    31 min ago | Sys-Con Media

    If you are unable to listen to the live webcast, a replay will be archived for up to 90 days on the Company's website at . Walter Investment Management Corp. is a diversified mortgage banking firm focused primarily on the servicing and origination of residential loans, including reverse loans.


  10. Paramount completes $1.0B refinancing refinancing of NYC propertyRead the original story

    34 min ago | SNL Financial

    The new seven-year loan is interest-only at LIBOR plus 175 basis points and can be increased, at the company's option, to $1.25 billion, until the third anniversary following the closing, if certain performance hurdles relating to the property are satisfied, the company said in a news release. The net proceeds from the refinancing were used primarily to repay an existing $926 million loan and to fund $42 million of swap breakage costs.


  11. Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Superintendent Jackie Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, walks towards a pile of coal waiting to be shipped at a processing plant Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Welch, W.Va. Central Appalachia's struggle is familiar to many rural regions across the U.S., where middle-class jobs are disappearing or gone and young people have no other choice than to leave to find opportunity.


  12. Gundlach's DoubleLine Capital posts 22nd straight month of inflowsRead the original story

    35 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    DoubleLine Capital, the investment firm with $80 billion in assets overseen by widely followed co-founder Jeffrey Gundlach, posted net inflow of $1.08 billion in November, the 22nd month it has attracted new money. had a net inflow of $895.2 million in November.


  13. Does Oregon have the leadership to tackle PERS and taxes?: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago |

    Seven months ago, most of the money-saving reforms to Oregon's Public Employees Retirement System approved by the 2013 Legislature were gutted by the state Supreme Court , itself composed of PERS members. The consequences will be coming before long to a classroom near you, and to a slew of other public services as well, from police protection to city planning.


  14. Sessions warns Congress may give Obama 'blank check'Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Alabama Live

    Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions speaks at Washington Update breakfast at Von Braun Center Monday morning Oct. 26, 2015. U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., gave a warning Tuesday that the Obama administration's agenda on immigration and Syrian refugees will go unchecked unless the Congress makes changes to an omnibus bill that would fund the government.


  15. LoanDepot Completes $150 Million SecuritizationRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | American Banker

    M&A has taken off in 2015, especially in five states that account for more than a fifth of all activity. Here are the states with the most sellers, based on data compiled by KBW through Nov. 30. Scott Kavanaugh, CEO of First Foundation Bank in Irvine, Calif., talks about running a startup bank during the financial crisis.


  16. Nevada agency left Social Security data vulnerableRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The Nevada agency that ensures mobile homes are safe has been collecting Social Security numbers even though it's not allowed to, and hasn't been encrypting them or taking other precautions against hackers and thieves, according to state auditors. An audit of Nevada's Manufactured Housing Division found more than 2,000 Social Security numbers and names were unsecured on the agency's network, while even more numbers were kept in hardcopy files and about 200 files of unencrypted personal information were being kept on staff computer hard drives.


  17. CJI Dattu clears air, says will take up NHRC chief's post if offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Indian Express

    In a sharp difference of opinion with his predecessor, Chief Justice of India H L Dattu Tuesday indicated his willingness to accept the post of chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission after he demits office on December 2. "If I get it , it is fine. If I don't get it, it is still fine.


  18. Nilekani @ 60: Getting set for yet another inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Indian Express

    Nandan Nilekani needs no more awards to feel his lifetime's work has been appreciated - he's won a bunch of them and must treasure, above all, the Joseph Schumpeter Prize that was awarded to him in 2005 for innovative services in economy, economic sciences in politics. That recognition was particularly prescient as just a few years thereafter, in 2009, Nilekani joined the government as chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India to spearhead an initiative that someone rightly described as "biggest social project on the planet".


  19. England winger Dave Thomas to find out if he gets a guide dog... as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Daily Mail

    England winger Dave Thomas to find out if he gets a guide dog... as QPR legend opens up about glaucoma, playing golf and his father rejecting Don Revie's mighty Leeds Thomas spoke about his father rejecting an approach from Don Revie's Leeds United after already agreeing deal with Burnley when he was 15 Dave Thomas was too emotional to speak at his own wedding 43 years ago and he's in a similar state today, pausing repeatedly to wipe away the tears as he explains how much support he has had since being registered blind seven years ago. 'I do apologise,' he says, collecting himself, only to break down again when he mentions his mobility instructor David Waterfall-Brown, who has been teaching him to walk with a white cane.


  20. Banks Tout Customer Benefits Following Great Western PurchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Great Western Bank has purchased Home Federal for $140 million and next year, all Home Federal branches will become Great Western Banks. Both banks says their customers benefit in unique ways.