Pandemonimium Breaks Out As Treasury Releases New TILA Guidebook

People eagerly waiting outside the Government Printing Office to be the first to get Treasury's new TILA Guidebook

After Camping Out In Front Of The U.S. Printing Office For Weeks, Hordes Of Finance Geeks Get First Look At The U.S. Treasury's New 224 Page Truth-In-Lending Guidebook   The U.S. Treasury's … [Read more...]

Russia’s Top 10 Problems

cross eyed Putin

A Russian Immigrant's Perspective On Current Events In Russia   My good friend, Yuri Rashkin, who emigrated to the U.S. from Russia when it was known as the Soviet Union, posted a great … [Read more...]

Michigan Bridges Falling Down, My Dear Snyder


The GOP dominated Michigan Legislature is preparing to con(vince) voters into jacking up Michigan's sales tax by 16.67% to fix Michigan's crumbling infrastructure with a special low turnout May … [Read more...]

Convicted Mortgage Fraud Kingpin Attempts Shawshank Style Prison Break

Convicted mortgage fraud kingpin with one of his paid stripper friends

Except Ronnie Duke Quickly Learns He's No Andy Dufresne   Ronnie Duke, the habitual criminal who rose to become the  the stripper-employing kingpin of a multi-million dollar mortgage … [Read more...]

GOP Controlled Michigan Legislature Forces Kids To Walk Across Jimmy Rigged Freeway Overpasses

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MDOT Uses Chicken Wire & 2x4s For Handrails & Fencing   Some overpasses in Detroit are in such dreadful shape that MDOT has installed sheets of plywood between the beams to protect … [Read more...]

Disabled Combat Vets Discriminated Against In Posh Detroit Suburb


Now The Vets Have Sued Oakland Township Claiming Its Using Zoning Laws to keep Vets And Other Disabled Residents From Moving In   A developer and a group of Disabled Combat Veterans have … [Read more...]

GOP Michigan House Passes Bill That Would Legalize Christian Persecution


If HB5958 Becomes Law It Would Allow People To Randomly Discriminate Against Whomever They Want For Religious Reasons   “I support individual liberty and I support religious freedom. I have … [Read more...]

Hey Andrew Cuomo, You Don’t Know What You Have Until It’s Gone!


NY Consumers Lose Their Financial BFF With NYDFS Benjamin Lawsky's Departure ICYMI-Last week, John Wilen at Forbes wrote a great piece about New York State Department of Financial Services … [Read more...]

This FHA Foreclosure Defense Strategy Stops Lenders In Their Tracks


Now An Ohio Legal Aid Firm Is Now Taking It To Another Level   Most attorneys have been arguing what I call the "Paragraph 22" argument for awhile and it refers to Paragraph 22 that appears in … [Read more...]

A Record 62K Detroit Properties Owing $326M In Taxes Going To Auction In 2015


Last month, employees at the Wayne County Treasurer's Office began notifying 62,000 property owners in Detroit that the county plans to auction off the property in the fall 2015 if owners don't pay … [Read more...]