Lillie Real Estate News
Wednesday Apr 15 | via NOLA.com
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell speaks during the swearing in ceremony at the St. John the Baptist Parish Courthouse in Edgard on Monday, January 12, 2015. Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance, the last of which will be held in Covington on April 30. The statewide financial education tour kicks off on April 22 in Shreveport and in Lake Charles. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via KATC-TV Lafayette
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance to Louisiana consumers. Caldwell is partnering with the Louisiana Bar Foundation, Louisiana Appleseed, Louisiana Legal Services, and the Louisiana Civil Justice Center, to offer "LMAP: Getting Your House in Order." Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via The Daily Advance
Lower unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures in March reduced the nation's economic stress to its lowest point this year, according to The Associated Press' monthly analysis of conditions around the country. More than 85 percent of the nation's 3,141 counties and every state but two - Louisiana and South Dakota - enjoyed better conditions in March than in February, the AP's Economic Stress Index showed. Comment?
Feb 14, 2015 | via The Advocate
His budgeting practices were savaged by national media from coast to coast . He received "three Pinocchios" - on a scale of four, meaning "significant factual error and/or obvious contradictions" - from The Washington Post on the way he spun budget figures. Comment?
Feb 13, 2015 | via KNOE-TV Monroe
Everyone took to the stage from TV personalities, to real estate agents, and even Ouachita Parish Police Jury president Scotty Robinson. Comment?
5 min ago | via The Republic
FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank says its reorganization will mean spinning off its Postbank branches in Germany through a share offering, closing offices in some countries, and eliminating less profitable business at its investment banking division Bank co-CEOs Juergen Fitschen and Anshu Jain made the announcements Monday as they provided more detail about the bank's reorganization announced Friday. Deutsche Bank has struggled to maintain the profits investors want to see while meeting regulatory demands to reduce risk, setting aside billions to settle allegations of past misconduct, and reducing overhead costs. Comment?
7 min ago | via RTE.ie
New figures from the Fitch rating agency shows that for the first time since 2005, Irish mortgages in arrears by more than three months posted a "sustained decline" to 17.7% in the second quarter of 2015. In its Mortgage Market Index report for Ireland, Fitch said the fall is due to "ongoing servicing activities" by the banks which are aimed at resolving long-term arrears cases. Comment?
12 min ago | via York Press
I'M OFF on a magical mystery tour and I'm not enjoying it one bit. When I'm not sitting blankly in front of my computer screen about to embark on a mystery tour of my mind in a bid to write this weekly column, I'm one of those many thousands who run their own small business. Comment?
23 min ago | via Barriere Star Journal
Tony Tintinalli of the Bank of Montreal says it starts with examining the scope of your home renovation project, the budget and the required contingency fund. "The most cost-effective way, if you're going to borrow, is to use equity in your house," said Tintinalli, BMO's regional vice-president of personal banking. Comment?
38 min ago | via Vallejo News
Britain's biggest banks face another 19 billion pounds of charges relating to past misconduct over the next two years, ratings agency Standard & Poor's said in a report on Monday. S&P said Britain's banks and customer-owned lenders had incurred 48 billion pounds in misconduct and litigation charges over the past five years. Comment?
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