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Why the Standard Mortgage Is Obsolete

Jack M. Guttentag | Posted 01.11.2015 | Money
Jack M. Guttentag

One of the things I have learned from many years of answering questions from consumers is that often they try to manage their mortgage in one way or another, but without much success.

Woman's Fate Hangs In The Balance As She Fights Cancer And Eviction

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.06.2012 | Home

Imagine being kicked out of your home while battling cancer. That's the scenario that Alicia Ramirez faced. After losing her husband to cancer and ...

Bank Threatens Dying Cancer Patient With Foreclosure

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.10.2012 | Home

One bank is forcing a dying woman choose between medical bills and her home. North Carolina residents Kirk and Cindi Davis say their lender, Wells ...

Lost In The Funhouse: The Twisted World Of Mortgage Lender Error

Ben Hallman | Posted 01.27.2012 | Home

Ben Hallman reported and wrote this story as a staff writer at the Center for Public Integrity. He recently joined The Huffington Post. Like milli...

The 'Most Egregious Manifestation' Of The Mortgage Crisis

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2012 | Home

By Michelle Conlin Jan 25 (Reuters) - In July 2009, Roy and Sheila Bowers refinanced the mortgage on their suburban ranch home in Tope...

Bank Of America Plaza Threatened WIth Foreclosure

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

In an ironic twist, a building bearing the name of a bank closely associated with the foreclosure crisis may soon be facing foreclosure itself. Ba...

For The New Unemployed, Trouble Keeping A Home

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.05.2011 | Home

One in three Americans would not be able to pay their rent or mortgage for more than a month after losing their job, according to a new survey. The...

American Dream Interrupted: A Family's Journey

Huffington Post | Damiano Beltrami | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Helen K. Meshin, who emigrated from Russia to New York in the mid-1990s, never envisioned being a stay-at-home mother, taking care of three children. ...

Cheaper Mortgage: Knock 9 Years Off, Easily

Chelsea Green | Rob Roy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The following is from the Introduction to the forthcoming second edition of Mortgage Free!: Innovative Strategies for Debt-free Home Ownership by Rob ...