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CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how a new government-sanctioned mortgage rule could set the stage for another setback in the housing market.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports a U.S. consumer watchdog group has made mortgage policy changes on banks in an effort to protect borrowers from the ills of the past decade.
William Emerson, CEO of Quicken Loans, discusses where interest rates are likely headed and if now is the time to buy a home.
A $10 billion settlement to resolve claims of foreclosure abuses by major lenders is expected to be announced on Monday, sources said Sunday. The New York Times reports.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports housing stocks are up on two big tax breaks in the "fiscal cliff" deal passed last night in the House.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports BP is temporarily suspended from new U.S. contracts; and Ron Meyer, American Majority Action discusses whether the student loan bubble is about to pop.
Liu Li-Gang, Head of China Economic Research, ANZ says the economic outlook for China looks brighter next year, and forecasts that its economic growth will hit 8.1%.
FHA is short $56 billion in reserves, with Stephen Meister, Meister, Seelig & Fein; and SEIU activists are protesting outside Los Angeles Airport, with Mary Kay Henry, SEIU International president.
The housing recovery can't gather steam until tight-fisted banks loosen tough lending standards put in place after the worst housing crisis since the Great Depression.
Senator Chuck Grassley says the very day A123 filed for bankruptcy, the Department of Energy sent a check to the company for nearly $1 million, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Michael Schlein, Accion president & CEO, discusses his global nonprofit organization, which offers people the financial tools they need to escape poverty.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Senator Chuck Grassley says the very day A123 filed for bankruptcy, the Department of Energy sent a check to the company for nearly $1 million. The Energy Department, he says, needs to answer for "autopilot" funding.
Want to ski at the Yellowstone Club? Be prepared to pay.
"This uncertainty is really making business people extremely nervous," said Rusty Cloutier, President and CEO of MidSouth Bank, discussing the impact of fiscal cliff worries on bank loans.
So what will President Obama and Mitt Romney say they'll do about education if they're in the White House in the next four years? Take a look at their positions.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky looks into campaign loans that look a little too good to be true, particularly when compared to terms small businesses or entrepreneurs in need of working capital could get.
Douglas Lebda, Lending Tree founder & CEO, weighs in on why some homeowners are finding it hard to take advantage of all-time low mortgage rates and gain access to cheap home loans.
Dawn Lepore, Prosper.com CEO, explains how investors can generate annual returns of 10 percent or more by making small loans directly to consumers.
Federal and state regulators are documenting new instances of abuse in reverse mortgages as smaller mortgage brokers, including former subprime lenders, flood the market.
According to the ABA, while bank credit card delinquencies are falling at rapid rates, defaults on other credit categories, like home equity loans, are increasing, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.