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Subprime Borrowers

Dude, Here's Your Car

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 07.20.2012 | Money

DETROIT -- For car buyers seeking auto loans, happy days are here again. U.S. banks and auto finance companies are once again welcoming all kinds of ...

Subprime Lending Is Back, Thanks To Private Firms

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 09.11.2011 | Business

Subprime borrowers have been largely unwelcome in the lending market since the financial crisis, but it's becoming easier for them to get a home loan....

They Keep Stealing -- Why Keep Paying?

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dylan Ratigan

Nearly a quarter of all Americans are currently underwater in their mortgage, and if you are one of them, chances are you didn't do anything wrong. You didn't cause this mess. They did.

Despite Talk Of Recovery, Long Recession Is Taking Toll On The Most Credit-Worthy Borrowers

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram and T.J. Ortenzi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Despite a recent increase in housing prices and the administration's optimistic talk about the "end of a recession," the ripple effects of the mortgag...

Fed Unveils Protective New Home Mortgage Proposal

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve unveiled a proposal Tuesday that would give people taking out home mortgages new protections against shady lending practices. The...