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June 2013 Archives

People over 50 are facing more credit card debt

Many people feel guilty and depressed as a result of carrying debt on their credit cards. Studies have shown that people feel significantly more depressed when their credit card debt increases by ten percent or more. However, most people in California and other states do not show clinical depression, but rather experience an increase in household stress, which can manifest in an inability to eat and sleep properly.

California consumers should be wary of offers to stop foreclosure

When a California homeowner is in serious financial trouble, the reaction is often to seek out any viable form of debt relief. This is an understandable course of action, especially when it seems that one's home is at risk of foreclosure. Consumers should be aware, though, that offers to stop foreclosure or otherwise drastically improve one's financial standing are not always effective, even when offered through one's mortgage lender.

Federal government moves to stop foreclosure scam in California

It seems that no matter what kind of disaster befalls people, there is always someone waiting in the wings to take advantage of the situation. The mortgage crisis is no different. Recently, the federal government made a move to stop foreclosure scams in California and around the country.

Internet pioneer seeks Chapter 7 protection in California

With uncertainty still looming over the recovering economy, it can be easy for an individual to find themselves behind on their financial obligations. Even those who have made a fortune in their professional life can face a wide range of financial struggles that can put their well being at risk. In a recent case, the founder of CNET, Halsey Minor, who sold his company for well over $1 billion, has filed for protection under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code in a California federal court.

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