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Date Fairness.com Resource Read it at: Mar 08, 2007 Common forms of mortgage fraud
QUOTE: "fraud for profit," [is] a much more sophisticated version of mortgage fraud that involves industry insiders, such as real estate agents, appraisers, lenders or closing attorneys.
Bankrate.com Mar 08, 2007 How to avoid mortgage fraud
QUOTE: Here are some tips for recognizing and preventing mortgage fraud...
Bankrate.com Feb 22, 2007 Mortgage fraud flourishes in down markets
QUOTE: As long as the market stays in the doldrums, mortgage fraud will continue to thrive, say experts. It can creep into any neighborhood and hurt not only buyers, sellers and lenders, but even neighbors.
Bankrate.com Sep 19, 2006 Compulsive shopping? It's no joke
QUOTE: Compulsive shopping, also known as compulsive buying disorder, can be just as addictive -- and as destructive -- as alcohol or drugs...
Bankrate.com May 11, 2006 Unclaimed money: Hidden cash could be yours
QUOTE: you're unloading the dryer and there's a very clean, very crisp $10 bill. Fun, isn't it? Well, imagine finding hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars. Billions and billions The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators reports that billions of dollars in cash and valuables are waiting for the rightful owners to claim them. The association estimates that one of every eight Americans has a legitimate claim to money from old bank accounts, stocks and bonds, uncashed paychecks, utility deposits and other sources.
Bankrate.com Apr 12, 2006 Top 10 mistakes of DIYers
QUOTE: DIYers make mistakes. Lots of them. The good news is that you can learn a lot from mistakes.
Bankrate.com Nov 25, 2005 8 ways to consolidate debt
QUOTE: If you find yourself continually worrying about debt -- it's time to seek out some solutions.
Bankrate.com Nov 16, 2005 25 need-to-know credit-scoring terms
QUOTE: As you learn about credit scoring, you may hear some new terms. This glossary covers commonly used words and phrases related to the industry.
Bankrate.com Nov 14, 2005 How to read and understand your credit report
QUOTE: The lender told you to get a copy of your credit report...now that you've got it, there are an awful lot of numbers, abbreviations and terms you've never seen before. Trade lines, charge-offs, account review inquiries -- how do you read this thing?
Bankrate.com Oct 13, 2005 Mortgage preapproval letters not worth the paper
QUOTE: Unfortunately, a preapproval letter may give both the buyer and the seller a false sense of security because in many cases, the lender hasn't verified the buyer's information.
Bankrate.com Oct 04, 2005 Ways to get best life insurance rates
QUOTE: the experts do agree on several strategies to get the best deal on a life insurance policy...
Bankrate.com Jul 21, 2005 10 top mistakes by novice investors
QUOTE: The National Association of Realtors reports that nearly a fourth of all the houses sold in 2004 went to investors; about 80 percent of investment properties are existing single family houses.
Bankrate.com May 16, 2005 10 biggest mistakes home buyers make
QUOTE: Based on 30 years of home-building experience for 40,000 people, Weekley offers these 10 biggest mistakes in home buying:...
Bankrate.com May 04, 2005 Insuring your wedding ceremony against unwelcome incidents
QUOTE: OK, you bought a wedding insurance policy. But you're not through with your insurance agent yet. Brides and grooms almost certainly will need liability coverage.
Bankrate.com Aug 15, 2003 Travel insurance: Are you already covered?
QUOTE: If ever there were a purchase that calls for research and reading the fine print, travel insurance is it, says Edward Hasbrouck, author of "The Practical Nomad" series of travel books.
Bankrate.com Jan 09, 2003 The basics of bankruptcy
QUOTE: If you're thinking about filing for bankruptcy, here is what you can expect from the process:
Bankrate.com Nov 10, 1999 NationsBank spanked, pays $9 million to settle suit over check-cashing policies
QUOTE: NationsBank agreed to settle a 2-year-old class action suit relating to its "biggest-first" check-processing policy, which results in a larger number of bounced check fees for the bank.
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