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Banks Rethinking Overdraft Fees

Banks Rethinking Overdraft Fees
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Capital One is eliminating overdraft fees, increasing pressure on other banks.

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Money
Name-Only Matching Not Enough for Credit Reporting Agencies, CFPB Cautions

Name-Only Matching Not Enough for Credit Reporting Agencies, CFPB Cautions
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Too many people have the same name, often resulting in reporting errors

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Money
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

News Desk
Scams
Student Debt Scheme Netted $31 Million, Feds Charge

Student Debt Scheme Netted $31 Million, Feds Charge
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Payment processor collected money for phony debt relief programs, FTC alleges

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Money
Online Trading Academy Customers In Line For Debt Forgiveness

Online Trading Academy Customers In Line For Debt Forgiveness
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It's the second shoe to drop in the FTC's OTA probe

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Money
Post Office Banking: It's Not Just About the Money

Post Office Banking: It's Not Just About the Money
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63 million adult Americans are unbanked or underbanked, shutting them out of the financial mainstream

Shellie Karabell
Money
Mortgage 'Rescue' Makes a Bad Situation Worse

Mortgage 'Rescue' Makes a Bad Situation Worse
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If you have to pay for mortgage rescue assistance, it's not worth it

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Homeowners
For-Profit Colleges Warned about False Promises

For-Profit Colleges Warned about False Promises
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The FTC vows to crack down on schools that charge a lot but deliver little

James R. Hood
James R. Hood
Money