Consumer advocate Richard Cordray fears rise of ‘vehement’ debt collectors amid pandemic

The CARES Act provides relief measures for cash-strapped borrowers, including breaks on mortgages and student loan payments. But it will take firm federal oversight to ensure consumers benefit, said consumer advocate Richard Cordray, former director of the CFPB. Real Estate … Read more…

Consumer advocate Richard Cordray fears rise of ‘vehement’ debt collectors amid pandemic

The CARES Act provides relief measures for cash-strapped borrowers, including breaks on mortgages and student loan payments. But it will take firm federal oversight to ensure consumers benefit, said consumer advocate Richard Cordray, former director of the CFPB. Real Estate … Read more…

Europe approves $590 billion in virus stimulus but fails to fix differences over joint debt

Euro zone finance ministers sealed a new coronavirus stimulus package on Thursday worth around half a trillion euros, but officials delayed a crucial decision on whether to issue joint debt instruments. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Europe approves $590 billion in virus stimulus but fails to fix differences over joint debt

Euro zone finance ministers sealed a new coronavirus stimulus package on Thursday worth around half a trillion euros, but officials delayed a crucial decision on whether to issue joint debt instruments. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Europe approves $590 billion in virus stimulus but fails to fix differences over joint debt

Euro zone finance ministers sealed a new coronavirus stimulus package on Thursday worth around half a trillion euros, but officials delayed a crucial decision on whether to issue joint debt instruments. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Hospital Group Mum As Members Pursue Patients With Lawsuits And Debt Collectors

The American Hospital Association, the biggest hospital trade group, says it promotes “best practices” among medical systems to treat patients more effectively and improve community health. But the powerful association has stayed largely silent about hospitals suing thousands of patients … Read more…

Hospital Group Mum As Members Pursue Patients With Lawsuits And Debt Collectors

The American Hospital Association, the biggest hospital trade group, says it promotes “best practices” among medical systems to treat patients more effectively and improve community health. But the powerful association has stayed largely silent about hospitals suing thousands of patients … Read more…

Lahren: Trump’s debt forgiveness for disabled veterans is ‘our duty as Americans’

Tomi Lahren applauded President’s Trump’s latest executive order on her daily Fox Nation show, “First Thoughts,” after the President signed an order that forgives all student loan debt for permanently disabled U.S. military veterans. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…

Trump announces support for two-year bipartisan budget deal that boosts spending, suspends debt limit

The agreement still must be passed through Congress. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President … Read more…

Treasury may run out of cash in early September, urges Congress to raise debt ceiling before recess

The Treasury Department said it could run out of cash in two months, asking Congress to increase the debt ceiling before lawmakers leave for a six-week recess. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Debt Free Morehouse Grads Plan On Impacting Their Communities To Pay It Forward [Exclusive Video]

Source: Blogzworth / Radio One Digital It’s been about a week since billionaire  Robert F. Smith pledged to pay off the student loan debt for the entire 2019 Morehouse College graduating class. Studio One in Atlanta had the unique opportunity to … Read more…

5.8.19 New insane debt collection rules; Paypal & Venmo scams proliferate; One state is making it easier to work

The CFPB has proposed new debt collection rules that are really, really bad for consumers; Watch out when using Paypal and Venmo because scammers are finding more ways to get access to your money via those apps; Arizona is making … Read more…

Education Department Announces Student Loan Debt Cancellation For Attendees Of Fraudulent Schools

If your alma mater has recently shut its doors, you could see your student loan debt be forgiven by the government. The Education Department recently announced on the Federal Student Aid official website that the new protocol applies to about … Read more…