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Pawn Lenders Overcharged Military Consumers, Complaint Alleges

Pawn Lenders Overcharged Military Consumers, Complaint Alleges
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Loans to service members are capped at 36% but the law is often ignored

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Scams
The Joker Returns and He's After Your Money

The Joker Returns and He's After Your Money
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This virus can steal your money, sign you up for services and create phony posts in your name.

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Internet
Many Student Borrowers are Underwater, Paying Interest on Interest

Many Student Borrowers are Underwater, Paying Interest on Interest
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Even students who continued paying their student loans during the payment pause made little if any progress in paying down the balance.

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Money
Off to College? Read This First

Off to College? Read This First
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Masks and mandates aren't the only things college students need to worry about as another academic year begins.

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Money
Student Loan Payback Deadline Extended Through January

Student Loan Payback Deadline Extended Through January
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Today's extension of student loan payments is the "final extension," the Education Department warns. Not everyone agrees.

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Money
Eviction Moratorium Ending, Leaving 8 Million Renters at Risk

Eviction Moratorium Ending, Leaving 8 Million Renters at Risk
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Eviction moratorium ending, leaving renters and landlords facing an uncertain future.

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Homeowners