Rules regarding debt collectors

Feb 15, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Debt collectors have a job to do. They must obtain consumer debt that has been missing for a long period of time. When consumers allow their debt to pile up to an unmanageable level, they should not be surprised when debt collectors come calling.However,


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US Short term loan firms plan expansion in UK

Feb 15, 2011 Todd Milner

US Short term loan firms plan expansion in UK

Many U.S. Short term lenders are bringing their form of nontraditional credit across the pond, seeing a void that cash-strapped consumers in the United Kingdom need filled.According to The Guardian, the U.K. industry is growing quickly. One web


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South Carolina Supreme Court Judge wants funds for online court records

Feb 14, 2011 Matt Roesly

South Carolina Supreme Court Judge wants funds for online court records

The Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court recently urged lawmakers in the state not to cut her operating budget, saying that the system needed it to function.The State reports that Chief Justice Jean Toal recently went before a


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Lack of screenings raises concern in Florida

Feb 14, 2011 Matt Roesly

An investigation by a Florida television station has revealed that several employees in one county did not go through criminal background screenings, despite the fact that some of them work with kids.The investigation, conducted by WFTV, revealed


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Feds look to decrease size, impact of Freddie and Fannie

Feb 14, 2011 Brian Bradley

The White House has announced the start of an initiative that will ultimately limit the size and scope of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - the government's two housing lending bodies that were the target of widespread ire during the depths


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