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Monday, March 19, 2018

Which Type Of Lender Is Right For You?

Depending on your credit history and circumstances, you may benefit by using one source of mortgage loans over another.

August 28, 2015

Social Media Can Give Banks An Inside Look At Potential Borrowers

By Tim Grant, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The personal information that friends share on social media websites is being used by a growing number of financial institutions to build a credit profile for potential borrowers, in addition to the official credit report. How that information can — or should — be used by lenders is still up […]

February 17, 2014

Banks Demand Pity Party Over Volcker Rule Losses

Whatever successes might have been attained within the hundreds of pages of regulations implementing the Volcker Rule, our nation’s bureaucrats must have known they couldn’t do anything that would force banks to unearth any long-buried losses in their financial reports. Because then many bankers would feel victimized. They would demand that regulators rush to soothe […]

December 23, 2013