Bank of America Launches Down Payment Resource Center to Help Prospective Buyers Find Programs to Help Achieve Homeownership


Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. The Bank of America Down Payment Resource Center Gives Consumers Access to a Searchable Database of Over 1,000 Local and National Assistance Programs in Time for Spring Homebuying Season Bank of America announced the launch of its new web-based tool to guide consumers to down payment and closing cost assistance Read more [...]

Merrill Lynch Expands Capabilities to Help Clients Prepare for and Live Their Best Life in Retirement


Dateline City: NEW YORK Merrill Lynch Clear® Enhancements Across Seven Life Priorities Help Explore Opportunities and Challenges, and Achieve Goals Merrill Lynch today announced a series of enhancements to Merrill Lynch Clear®, a pioneering approach that offers a more comprehensive way of helping people navigate to and throughout Read more [...]

Mayor Duggan Announces No-interest Home Repair Loans to Help Strengthen Neighborhoods


Dateline City: Detroit City Joins Forces With LISC, Bank of America to Help Homeowners Mayor Mike Duggan joined city, community and nonprofit partners to unveil the Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loan Program, which will provide $ 8 million in financing for eligible homeowners looking to patch roofs, replace windows, upgrade plumbing and address structural or safety issues.The Read more [...]

Merrill Lynch Study Finds New Freedoms Help Two-thirds of Retirees Live in the Best Home of Their Lives


Dateline City: NEW YORK Research Reveals Majority of Retirees Likely to Move at Least Once During Retirement, With 30 Percent Moving into Larger Homes Sixty-five percent of retirees say they are living in the best homes of their lives, according to a new Merrill Lynch study conducted in partnership with Age Wave. With newfound freedom from Read more [...]

Olympic Champion Alpine Ski Racer Anna Fenninger Signs On to Help National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative


WASHINGTON (Feb. 3, 2015)—As Austrian Olympic champion Anna Fenninger prepares for the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail, Colorado, this week, she also takes on the role of a “big cat champion” to support and promote the work of National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative (BCI). Fenninger, the 2014 Winter Olympics alpine ski racing champion and overall 2014 World Cup winner, is dedicated to wildlife conservation efforts around the world. In her role as European Ambassador for Read more [...]

The Importance Of Financial Affidavits In Divorce And A New, Cool Tool To Help You Get It Right


The Importance Of Financial Affidavits And A New, Cool Tool To Help You Get It Right If you’re divorcing, be prepared: Your financial life is going to be closely scrutinized, dissected and questioned by your husband’s attorney and the judge. Fortunately, there is a specific legal format for presenting financial information to the court, formalizing the process and theoretically, at least, helping to ensure no stone is left unturned. If your divorce is contested (and possibly even if it’s Read more [...]

Help for Private Student Loan Issues


When you have private student loans, you don’t have federal student loan mandates that dictate the rules your lender has to go by. For instance, one lender may offer you a temporary payment break when you have a financial emergency while another may not. However, these loans still have a […]
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