iOS app Android app

Mha

When a Significant Other Suffers From a Mental Illness

Kristin Battista-Frazee | Posted 02.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Kristin Battista-Frazee

One in five people suffer from a mental illness so there is a good chance lots of couples face this challenge. There are resources available to help and various places (big and small) where you can seek support. Just remember you're not alone.

Government Offers Aid for Homeowners Struggling to Pay Mortgages

Dedrick Muhammad | Posted 12.09.2013 | Black Voices
Dedrick Muhammad

More than one million homeowners nationwide have already benefited from MHA, but hundreds of thousands of additional families are still eligible for assistance.

Shahien Nasiripour

In Obama Anti-Foreclosure Program, Thousands Of Homeowners Strung Along For A Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

More than 29,000 troubled American homeowners have been stuck in mortgage modification purgatory for at least a year, with no end in sight, under the ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Administration Will Spend Just $12 Billion Of The $50 Billion Promised To Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure, CBO Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Obama administration will spend less than a quarter of the $50 billion it promised to help homeowners facing foreclosure, the nonpartisan Congress...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Homeowner Program Hits 10-Month Low As Prices Drop And Foreclosures Surge

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The number of homeowners receiving permanent relief under the Obama administration's primary foreclosure-prevention initiative hit a 10-month low as h...

Shahien Nasiripour

White House Defends Lackluster Foreclosure Programs

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Policymakers will likely keep mortgage rates low for the next several years because it's the best and cheapest way to heal the housing market, a senio...

Shahien Nasiripour

Famed Investor Bill Gross Calls For Massive Taxpayer-Backed Mortgage Refinance Initiative

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The head of the world's biggest bond fund, bemoaning the slow economic recovery, reignited debate Tuesday by publicly supporting a massive new refinan...

Serving Your Country? Bank of America Wants Your House...At Any Cost.

Richard Zombeck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Zombeck

The HAMP program has done little more than give mortgage servicers an incentive and in some people' s eyes the encouragement by Treasury to suck what little money homeowners have left before throwing them out of their homes.

Shahien Nasiripour

EXTEND AND PRETEND: The Obama Administration's Failed Foreclosure Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

President Barack Obama's signature plan to combat the housing crisis has fallen short of its goals -- rather than significantly and permanently reduci...

Shahien Nasiripour

HAMP Report Revised After Analysts Question New Metric

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This story was updated at 8:00 p.m. ET to include two comments from a Treasury Department official. The Obama administration has revised its latest m...

Shahien Nasiripour

Sputtering Obama Foreclosure Program May Threaten Recovery

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The number of new homeowners entering the Obama administration's signature foreclosure-prevention effort dropped 35 percent to a one-year low in June,...

Shahien Nasiripour

Average Homeowner In Obama Foreclosure Program Deeply Underwater, Drawing Calls From GOP To Cut Off Help

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The average beneficiary of the Obama administration's flagship homeowner-assistance program owes their mortgage lender more than $1.50 for every dolla...

Shahien Nasiripour

Potentially 'Thousands' Of Homeowners Improperly Denied Obama Mortgage Modifications, Administration Admits

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.29.2010 | Business

This report was updated at 10 a.m. ET on Wednesday, June 30, to include additional information on HAMP. Potentially "thousands" of troubled homeowner...

Shahien Nasiripour

Top Senate Democrat Questions Obama Foreclosure Program's Effectiveness

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The second-ranking Democrat in the Senate expressed concern Thursday over the ultimate effectiveness of the Obama administration's signature foreclosu...

Shahien Nasiripour

Bailout Watchdog Criticizes Geithner Over Obama Housing Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The panel created to keep tabs on the federal bailout grilled Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on Tuesday over the lackluster performance of the ad...

Shahien Nasiripour

Five Times As Many Homeowners Bounced From Obama Plan To Slow Foreclosures As Granted New Relief

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

More than five times as many homeowners were kicked out of the Obama administration's primary foreclosure-prevention program last month than were gran...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Foreclosure Plan Makes It Harder For Banks To Reduce Principal For Underwater Homeowners

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Obama administration's plan to help struggling homeowners has had the unintended consequence of making it harder for them to get the most effectiv...

Shahien Nasiripour

Watchdog: Obama Foreclosure Program Is Likely To Be A Failure

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Obama administration's signature foreclosure-prevention program is likely to be a failure and has not done enough to help struggling homeowners wh...

Shahien Nasiripour

HAMP Update: Twice As Many Homeowners Kicked Out Of Obama Foreclosure Program As Given Permanent Relief, New Data Show

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

More than twice as many homeowners were kicked out of the Obama administration's signature foreclosure-prevention program last month as were granted p...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Foreclosure Program Shows Slight Gains, Though Troubling Trends Remain (CHARTS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One in five eligible homeowners has received the kind of long-lasting relief promised by the Obama administration's signature foreclosure-prevention i...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Administration Knew Foreclosure Program Wasn't Working Right, Did Nothing

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This story has been updated: See below. Even as the Obama administration's signature foreclosure-prevention program has foundered, Treasury Departmen...

Shahien Nasiripour

At Last, One Government Agency Considers Cutting Mortgage Principal For Distressed Homeowners

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair indicated Thursday that she is exploring the idea of reducing the principal on as much as $45 billion in mortgages her agenc...

Shahien Nasiripour

Bailout Watchdog: Obama Foreclosure Plan Inadequate, New Direction Needed

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This story has been updated Add Elizabeth Warren, the Harvard Law professor-turned-crusader for Main Street and the middle class, to the growing list...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Administration To Shame Lenders That Don't Offer To Modify Mortgages

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Its signature foreclosure-prevention plan having definitively failed to actually help very many homeowners, the Obama administration today announced ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Anatomy Of A Failed Foreclosure Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Just how badly is President Obama's $75 billion foreclosure program working out? Consider these newly-released numbers: Out of every 100 homeowners wh...