Mortgage’s Impact on Winning Financial Aid


Mortgage’s Impact on Winning Financial Aid

Whether you have a mortgage can affect how your child qualifies for college financial aid.

Minnesota: Counties sue Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

The Hennepin County attorney's office has filed a federal lawsuit against mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, claiming the companies illegally failed to pay required taxes on home sales.

Home Economics: Designing the ideal, repayable mortgage

During the housing boom, a borrower’s ability to exhale appeared to be the chief criterion for obtaining a mortgage. Six years of record foreclosures later, with millions of borrowers owing more than their properties are worth, the housing market conti…

State's high court hears suits against mortgage clearinghouse

The state Supreme Court heard arguments Thursday in two cases that could determine whether the nation's largest electronic mortgage tracking system has legal authority to foreclose on delinquent homeowners in Washington.

Mortgage scammer gets 5 years behind bars

Chad Evans, mastermind of a $6.9 million scheme using straw buyers to inflate dozens of home mortgages, has been sentenced to five years and 10 months in federal prison.

Mortgage scammer gets 5 years behind bars

Chad Evans, mastermind of a $6.9 million scheme using straw buyers to inflate dozens of home mortgages, has been sentenced to five years and 10 months in federal prison.

MICHELLE SINGLETARY: Many people are buried in student debt

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says that overall consumer debt dropped about $60 billion to $11.66 trillion in the third quarter of 2011. But as consumers cut their mortgage and credit card debt, they were loading up on student loans.

Parent Should Not Risk Retirement To Bail Out Son’s Mortgage

Q: My son is going through a divorce, his credit is terrible, and I am his only hope of keeping his home. I want to help him out, as I’m concerned about his ability to stay on top of things. We went over the figures, and if I lent him the money he needs,

Montco plans to sue electronic mortgage registry for $15 million

NORRISTOWN Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds Nancy Becker plans to join a class action lawsuit against an electronic mortgage registry she alleges failed to properly record many home mortgages in the county.

The 30-Year Amortizing Mortgage is a Win-Win

Let’s give some ground first. Buce is spot-on with: One is the question whether Fannie/Freddie misbehaved in the years leading up to the pop. (6 hours ago)