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Feb 1, 2015 | via The Virginian-Pilot
An analysis by The Associated Press shows that about one in five Virginia legislators has at least $50,000 in personal debt besides a mortgage. But for most of the debts the public currently has no way of knowing whether their elected officials are carrying a car loan or a mountain of credit card bills similar to what prosecutors suggested helped drive former Gov. Bob McDonnell into taking bribes from a smooth-talking vitamin salesman. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via GlobeNewswire
The board of directors of C&F Financial Corporation has declared a regular cash dividend of 30 cents per common share, which is payable April 1, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 13, 2015. C&F Financial Corporation is the parent of C&F Bank, which was founded in 1927 in West Point, Virginia, and is one of the oldest independent community banking organizations headquartered in Virginia. Comment?
Monday Feb 9 | via WTVR Richmond
Bank of Virginia and its parent company Cordia Bancorp have launched a new business unit to try to capitalize on what they see as an untapped sector of the college debt market. The venture is known as CordiaGrad, an online student debt refinancing operation that hopes to win a share of what CEO Jack Zoeller said amounts to $1.3 trillion in outstanding student loan debt in the U.S. Capturing even a fraction of that would mean another boost to the bank's bottom line and another step in Cordia's plan of distancing the bank from the doldrums of the downturn. Comment?
Feb 3, 2015 | via The Virginian-Pilot
Real estate agents are being alerted to a man who calls female agents to show him properties in remote places, at night or in areas the agents do not cover. The Virginia Association of Realtors says the man has called agents in southern and central Virginia. Comment?
Feb 2, 2015 | via Business Journal
Monument Bank will seek about $10 million in new capital, likely during the second half of the year, and also is planning a fourth branch, President and CEO H.L. Ward says. The Rockville-based bank is coming off "a challenging year," Ward said, with the bottom line off about 50 percent from 2013. Comment?
6 min ago | via Washington Times
A California man will serve 24 years in prison after prosecutors said he preyed upon non-English speakers to scam them out of their mortgages, causing them to lose their houses. Alan David Tikal , 46, would visit homeowners and tell them he could reduce their mortgage payments by 75 percent, according to court documents. Comment?
6 min ago | via Lowell Sun
My parents button-tufted sofa has served as a prop for many family wedding photos, like this one of my sister Gina. SUN/DEBBE DALEY Style trends come and go, especially in interior design. Comment?
15 min ago | via Ilkeston Advertiser
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. With food banks springing up throughout the country, public services rapidly deteriorating and 60 per cent of austerity cutbacks still to come, there's always that standby favoured by monarchs and ministers - divide one section of the population against the other, and you could score a victory. Comment?
17 min ago | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
Lenda and Sindeo, both based in San Francisco, are taking the mortgage process online, offering to simplify what can be a frustratingly complex paper chase. Lenda says it can complete your application in under 45 minutes without one piece of paper or a call. Comment?
18 min ago | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
You can't just yet, but several new ventures are lining up to make what's probably the biggest transaction of your life -- the purchase or sale of a home -- a one-stop online shopping experience. "The onlines are coming," Carol Rodini, of Bamboo Consulting in Burlingame, said. Comment?
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