A new report finds that the vast majority of short-term payday loans—4 out of 5—are not paid off within 14 days and are rolled-over or renewed.» Read More
It's no coincidence that credit availability appears to be easing now that mortgage rates are rising, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Teresa Giudice and her husband, Joe Giudice of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" have been charged with 39 counts for alleged fraud. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.
Squawk Box Europe's Steve Sedgwick and Geoff Cutmore debate whether payday lenders need to be more harshly regulated.
If you're buying an energy efficient home, you could qualify for a larger loan, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Kelly King, BB&T chairman & CEO, discusses how the yield curve is impacting the mortgage business and weighs in on the commercial and retail banking space.
Joe Zhang, Chairman of China Mezzanine Capital, defends the asset quality of China's shadow banking system, saying the real risk lies in loans from the formal banking sector.
An effort to restore lower interest rates on student loans has failed in the Senate.
What impact might rising student loan debt have on the demand for student housing? Ted Rollins, Campus Crest Communities CEO, offers insight.
Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT) discusses a bill he co-sponsored that would restore the student loan rate to 3.4% and explains why it should be the first order of business after the Senate's recess.
Citigroup has agreed to pay $968 million to Fannie Mae to resolve potential future repurchase claims on residential mortgage loans originated between 2000 and 2012.
The percentage of auto loans that are past due is rising due to subprime borrowers, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
The House speaker urged the president to push Democrats to back a move to switch student loan interest rates to a market-based system before they double.
The FHA is lending to low income home buyers with weak credit scores. Tim Pawlenty, The Financial Services Roundtable CEO; Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX); and Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, share their opinions.
As the real estate market heats up, high-end homeowners are skirting the traditional route of hiring a realtor and are using online auctions to move their properties. Laura Brady, Concierge Auctions president, offers insight.
The number of jumbo loans originated in Q1 of 2013 was up 15 percent from a year ago, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
As home prices rise, the need for jumbo mortgages rises as well, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how the Fed's zero interest rate policy makes it less likely businesses will invest in people. (3:03)
Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.
The growing number of retirees selling their pensions for cash is raising major concerns and drawing increased scrutiny for what some are calling unfair lending practices.
A new Fed survey shows banks are still not opening the spigot to give homebuyers access to loans. Sanjiv Das, CitiMortgage CEO, says the industry lent $1.9 trillion in mortgages in 2012, and that the market will begin to get competitive.