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How to Avoid an Online Vacation Rental Scam

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.04.2015 | Money
Jason Alderman

Imagine you're planning a much-needed vacation. You rent a home using an online site and pay in full to secure the deal. You board your flight and travel to your destination, excited to be far away from work and ready to relax. You arrive at your rental to get the keys -- and find out you've been scammed.

States, Banks In Talks Over Fund For Foreclosure Mess Losses

Washington Post | Ariana Eunjung Cha and Brady Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

State attorneys general and the country's biggest lenders are negotiating to create a nationwide fund to compensate borrowers who can prove they lost ...

Who's Leading The Probe Into The Foreclosure Crisis? The States

The New York Times | Joe Nocera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Have you noticed that the lead dogs investigating the mortgage foreclosure mess are not any federal prosecutors or national bank regulators, but rathe...