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Plans to pay off a mortgage early each have drawbacks

...within the control of the borrower. This article is about...and I doubt that any borrowers who understand exactly...in month 180.Some borrowers would manage better...years. Further, if the borrower can't manage the payment...relatively small number of borrowers who want to cut their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2014-07-05/plans-pay-mortgage-early-each-
Pentagon wants tighter soldier loan protections

...fees associated with a loan, and creditors would have to disclose more information about the loan and its terms to military borrowers.In responses to an advance notice of the Pentagon's proposal last year, financial industry representatives warned that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-26/pentagon-wants-tighter-sol
Is Federal Reserve really driving stock prices? The assumption is dubious

...effect on stock prices. Once such a dollar is spent by a bank borrower, it leaves no umbilical cord attached to it. We lack the tools...stimulus actions. Sparing the details, they expect bank-borrowers to increase their borrowings at near-zero rates of interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/federal-reserve-
New rules aim to reduce default rates in reverse mortgages amid signs program is rebounding

...of 10 percent, roughly double the level of regular mortgages.The agency also has limited the amount of upfront payments a borrower can receive and recently reissued stern guidance to lenders to curtail deceptive marketing of reverse mortgages.While HUD...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/new-rules-aim-reduce-defau
SEC adopts rules on loan-backed securities

...will have to give investors details on borrowers' credit records and income under action...securities to provide information on borrowers' credit and income, the aim is to enable...by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers. The Fed also said that loans to borrowers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/sec-adopts-rules-loan-back
US credit card late payments down in second quarter

...credit.Average card debt per borrower was up slightly in the second...The share of cards issued to borrowers with less-than-perfect...cards going to non-prime borrowers before the recession, however...are considered non-prime borrowers.Lenders also are being more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-26/us-credit-card-late-paymen
Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 4.23 percent

...the country between Monday and Wednesday each week. The average doesn't include extra fees, known as points, which most borrowers must pay to get the lowest rates. One point equals 1 percent of the loan amount.The average fee for a 30-year mortgage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-18/average-us-30-year-mortgag
Property transfers

...LLC, Section 8, Lot 4, Block N, Phase I, Walton Hills, $24,000American Homes 4 Rent Properties 2 LLC to AMH 2014 1 Borrower LLC, Section Four, 3348 Thames Place, Lot 36, Block B, Cambridge; 1018 Ossabaw Court, Lot 23 and part of Lot 24, Block...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-07-05/property-transfers
Countrywide borrowers get $108 million

...years ago, collected outsized fees from borrowers facing foreclosure.It's the latest...seeks to refund money to about 200,000 borrowers, was announced Monday by the Federal...litigating the case."Countrywide hit borrowers who were behind on their mortgages with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-06-08/countrywide-borrowers-get-
'No cost' mortgage can be costly

...paid by the borrower. And they're popular. Many borrowers see the mortgages...make sense for borrowers who don't...instance, a borrower who gets a...Miller said. But borrowers should watch...Small said. The borrower may not realize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/17/bus_326830.shtml
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