Homeowners who are in trouble need INCENTIVE to accept government money.
The government plan would provide cash incentives to both loan officers and borrowers for successful second-mortgage modifications. A loan officer would receive $500 upfront, plus $250 a year for up to three years as long as the loan remains current.
Borrowers who make payments on time will receive $250 a year for as many as five years.
Your tax dollars at work.
The bad guys in Iraq have turned to blowing up poor, Muslem, women and children looking to get food because somehow that will make us go away.
While looking to save $100,000,000 the administration spends $328,000 to scare citizens.
The plan to send 20,000 Marines and soldiers into Helmand, Kandahar and Zabul Provinces this summer promises weeks and perhaps months of heavy fighting, since American officers expect the Taliban to vigorously defend what makes up the economic engine for the insurgency.
It certainly hasn’t made things safer in Mexico.
Reporting from Tijuana — Heavily armed gunmen staged a series of surprise attacks against municipal police forces in this tense border city, killing seven and wounding three in brazen assaults that shattered a four-month period of relative calm.