Arizona lawmakers set new standards for debt collection

Mar 25, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Arizona lawmakers set new standards for debt collection

There are mixed feelings among consumers with vast amounts of credit card debt after the Arizona state Senate set new standards for debt collection rules, the Yuma Sun reports.On Wednesday, the Arizona Senate voted in favor of extending the


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GM hiring plans indicate automaker may be returning to strength

Mar 25, 2011 Brian Bradley

GM hiring plans indicate automaker may be returning to strength

General Motors' recent financial reporting has indicated that the company is returning to solid ground, but it is another metric that may determine the future of the company - hiring. According to the Detroit News, General Motors is working


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GM sells shares to Ally Financial to boost its own books

Mar 25, 2011 Brian Bradley

General Motors has announced the sale of the rest of its preferred shares to Ally Financial for approximately $1 billion. The move not only strengthens Ally's standing in the auto financing market, but the sale is expected to result in


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Analysts question business value of Groupon

Mar 25, 2011 Karen Umpierre

Groupon has taken consumerism by storm in recent months, with its ability to decrease consumer expenses in a wide range of products. Recently, its surging popularity and whispers of an initial public offering later this year led the company


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Washington, D.C., considering new debt collection practices

Mar 25, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Washington, D.C., considering new debt collection practices

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C., are considering new measures that will help the city recover millions in owed money, WTTG-TV reports. On Tuesday, Ward 3 D.C. Council member Mary Cheh introduced a bill called the Delinquent Debt Recovery Act


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