Month: October 2011

Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Programs For Homeowners–How Information On Available Aid Has Helped

Foreclosure prevention counseling programs may bring assistance to homeowners who are currently struggling as we have seen aid available to these men and women in the past that has helped them to better explore options that may make their mortgage…

GMAC Trial Modifications Offered For Homeowners See Increases In Program Totals Recently Reported

Here at the end of October homeowners with GMAC Mortgage who are pursuing a trial modification may benefit from this particular course of action but there are still issues that many homeowners have had with a variety of servicers in…

Federal Grants And Scholarships For Teachers In High Need Fields May Offer Tuition Payment Without The Need For Loans

Throughout 2011 we have seen some areas of education suffer setbacks as funding in some states has led to trouble when it comes to education, as there are programs being cut, layoffs, and other issues which have arisen as a…

Consumer Spending Increases Despite Continued High Levels Of Unemployment But Areas Of Spending Lead To Concerns

We have seen reports that indicate consumer spending rose in September, despite the fact that we have seen continued levels of high unemployment and some rumblings that there are consumers having trouble repaying certain types of loan and credit card…

Small Business Investors And Venture Capitalists–Can Businesses Market To Investors To Receive Financing And Aid?

Companies who are currently looking for financing opportunities may be in a position where they could benefit from a small business loan, but there are those institutions that either are not looking to take on debt at the present time…

Private Student Loans For College And Tuition–Why Alternative Borrowing Options Are Used By Some

Students who are using private loans for college often turn to these alternative borrowing options for a variety of reasons but there are some concerns that have arisen as of late not only surrounding student loans but how federal and…

High Interest Savings Accounts And Alternatives Have Consumers Weighing Costs Of Earnings And Fees

Earning high interest on savings and investments is obviously the primary goal of any consumer or investor, but for those who turn to options like high interest savings accounts or alternatives like CDs and money market accounts, questions over the…

Bank Of America Offers For Short Sales After Homeowners Are Denied A Modification–Mixed Results Seen In Latest Information

Homeowners with Bank of America who were unsuccessful in acquiring a modification may have pursued a short sale or even a deed in lieu of foreclosure plan, and there are reports that these plans for homeowners who specifically either had…

HARP May Offer Lower Rates On Refinancing But Homeowners May Need To Consider Their Financial Position

Last week one of the major topics for underwater homeowners surrounded changes to the federal Home Affordable Refinance Program, but as this is an in-depth subject, many consumers are still looking at what may available to them, and how this…