Financial

Could Giving Up Student Loans In Bankruptcy Soon Get Any Easier?

Student loan borrowers looking to have their debt canceled in bankruptcy – known as discharge – typically find it an expensive process with standards that can be difficult to meet. But recent bankruptcy court rulings and the support of lawmakers for relief from overburdened borrowers may indicate that a change …

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What Biden’s executive action on student loan payments means to you

On the first day of his term, President Biden signed an executive decision ordering the Department of Education to extend the hiatus on federal student loan payments. Here’s what you need to know. KEY POINTS TO REMEMBER 1. The break on payments will be extended until at least September 30. …

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Funding of $ 100 million secured for Chicago multi-family project

CHICAGO, IL – Marquette Cos. secured a construction loan of over $ 100 million for the development of its 278-unit apartment tower located at 1400 Randolph St. in Chicago’s West Loop and Fulton Market neighborhood. Senior financing was provided by OZK Bank. As the promoter’s representative, JLL Capital Markets secured …

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Experian’s Credit Report: How Millennials Are Using Credit

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on product links from our affiliate partners. Today, millennials, also known as millennials, are the the largest living generation in the country, constituting the …

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CFPB continues to develop payday rules despite likely Biden reshuffle

CFPB headquarters. (Source: Shutterstock) The CFPB is continuing the rulemaking process for its regulation of payday lending, although it seems likely that the new Biden administration will scrap the controversial rule. The bureau said this week that it had hired a contractor to conduct one-on-one interviews in an attempt to …

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Ten farmers taken into custody in Peddapalli

Peddapalli: Ramagiri police are said to have arrested ten farmers as part of an investigation into obtaining harvest loans by producing fake pattadar booklets. Farmers in Ramagiri and Mutharam mandals obtained harvest loans from Telangana Gramina Bank, Kalwacherla branch of Ramagiri mandal by producing fake pattadar passbooks. Based on the …

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Texas urban and rural power companies face bailout following storm

The state’s electricity costs jumped about 10 times more than usual, to around $ 47 billion, in a weeklong cold snap that destroyed nearly half of its power plants. The accusations drove a co-op out of business and left two dozen others struggling with bills they will struggle to cover …

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Woman jailed for deceiving banks into paying S $ 1.77 million for bogus microfinance loans

SINGAPORE: Using forged bank statements, fake companies and bribing bank workers, a woman conspired with a man to cheat three banks and disburse S $ 1.77 million in loans. Tan You Jia, 50, was sentenced to four and a half years in prison on Wednesday (March 3rd) after pleading guilty …

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All Labor Day 2020 Furniture Best Sellers

I recently had to furnish an entire house after moving across the country, so I know firsthand how much furniture and decor can really add up (especially when you don’t want to skimp on quality). Fortunately, for anyone shopping in September, Labor Day – and increasingly the week or weeks …

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