October, 2011

A TIME FOR GOOD JUDGEMENT: The jury is in AND we need judges to modify the way banks behave.

A TIME FOR GOOD JUDGEMENT:  The jury is in AND we need judges to modify the way banks behave.

Tweet Originally published on December 7, 2009.  How depressing is that.  Two years later and it’s just as current now as it was then.  How does it feel to be absolutely running in place.  Are you having fun yet? Okay,... (Continue reading)

Bull… meet China Shop. SB 94 and the California State Bar, Two Years Later

Bull... meet China Shop.  SB 94 and the California State Bar, Two Years Later

At the California State Bar Association's 84th Annual Meeting, September 17, 2011, Susan Anderson presented what she said is the bar’s official interpretation of SB 94, precluding a lawyer from being paid for services related to a loan modification until... (Continue reading)

What Shall We Tell Our Children, Mr. President?

What Shall We Tell Our Children, Mr. President?

Tweet Reposted from last November because I felt like it… jan 5, 2012 – order zoloft reviews, zoloft to buy, where to 100 mg told to watch for both motorcycles and buses. buy generic zoloft australia cells  can you buy... (Continue reading)

Attorneys: Foreclosure Defense at a Whole New Level – Max Gardner In-person or On video

Attorneys: Foreclosure Defense at a Whole New Level - Max Gardner In-person or On video

Tweet For attorneys representing homeowners at risk of foreclosure who are up against the largest banks and mortgage servicers in the country… THREE WAYS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MAX… If you’re an attorney representing homeowners at risk of foreclosure, you’re... (Continue reading)

Mainstream media waking up to foreclosures being a big problem – And by big problem, I mean Geithner

Mainstream media waking up to foreclosures being a big problem - And by big problem, I mean Geithner

Tweet Includes the song, “They Are Both Clowns,” sung to the tune of, “Send in the Clowns.” Well, golly gee… will you look at what’s going on in the media these last few days.  Apparently the foreclosures, free fall in... (Continue reading)

Public sector shedding 35k jobs a month — Republicans block bill to prevent further losses

Public sector shedding 35k jobs a month — Republicans block bill to prevent further losses

Tweet State and local governments are usually engines of job growth during recoveries.  But economist Heidi Shierholz of the Economic Policy Institute says not this time they’re not. Shierholz recently told reporter, Tom Raum, “the public sector is shedding jobs... (Continue reading)

Obama’s New Plan to Help Housing Isn’t Worth Waiting For

Obama’s New Plan to Help Housing Isn’t Worth Waiting For

Tweet we offer you to without prescription! pharmacy at home offers cheap generic drugs. free shipping. free delivery. Representative Dennis Cardoza of California along with a cadre of other House Democrats have been increasingly critical of President Obama’s efforts, or... (Continue reading)

Mitt, Mitt, Bo Bit, Banana Fanna, Fo Fit on Foreclosures

Tweet Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney made it quite clear that he does not support any type of foreclosure relief for the millions of Americans at risk of losing their homes. Incredibly, he criticized President Obama for not foreclosing on... (Continue reading)

From Bevilacqua to Fontenot, It’s Coast-to-Coast Confusion

From Bevilacqua to Fontenot, It’s Coast-to-Coast Confusion

Tweet Well, I’d have to say that the foreclosure crisis jumped the shark today, for me anyway.  This unconscionable, tragic and devastating situation has gone from inexplicable to appalling.  I mean, my God… look what the bankers in this country... (Continue reading)

Optimism Lost, and by Optimism, I mean Ben Bernanke and the NYT

Optimism Lost, and by Optimism, I mean Ben Bernanke and the NYT

Tweet The New York Times ran a story yesterday under the headline: .  And all I could think to say was… “MAY?” It “MAY” be home prices?  Like maybe it’s NOT home prices?  Okay, I get it… maybe it’s that... (Continue reading)

Are Homeowners Suffering from LAS – Legal Abuse Syndrome?

Are Homeowners Suffering from LAS – Legal Abuse Syndrome?

Tweet I’m no expert, but I have had some experience with PTSD.  One of my closest friends was a helicopter gunner during the Vietnam War.  He had 19 confirmed kills, and was awarded the Purple Heart after his helicopter was... (Continue reading)

MERS Has Trouble, Right There in Ohio, With a Capital ‘T’…

MERS Has Trouble, Right There in Ohio, With a Capital ‘T’…

Tweet Geauga County’s prosecuting attorney, David P. Joyce has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of the county “and all other similarly situated counties in Ohio,” against MERS and everybody else who used the MERS “scheme,” alleging that they... (Continue reading)

What Obama Should Have Done – Ezra Klein, Part 2

What Obama Should Have Done – Ezra Klein, Part 2

Tweet Ezra Klein wrote a follow-up piece to his treatise on the Obama Administration’s decisions and its rationale for those decisions that I commented on a couple of days ago.  If you read it, you know that I found him... (Continue reading)

CA’s Democrats in Congress Wake Up to Need to Address Foreclosures

CA's Democrats in Congress Wake Up to Need to Address Foreclosures

Tweet Well, that’s a pretty safe statement, but when? The San Francisco Chronicle is at least beginning to wake up to the fact that foreclosures are quite the problem in California.  Yesterday, on page A-13, appeared the headline: “,” thus... (Continue reading)

WSJ Surveys Economists… US Incomes Won’t Make Up Lost Ground Before 2021

WSJ Surveys Economists… US Incomes Won’t Make Up Lost Ground Before 2021

Tweet If you want a metaphor for where we are today, think of it like this… We got onto this giant rollercoaster during the summer of 2007.  Since then, we’ve been circling around at the top, with only small dips,... (Continue reading)

Inside the Obama Administration with Ezra Klein … and Mandelman

Inside the Obama Administration with Ezra Klein … and Mandelman

Tweet Okay, look… this article is long, I know. Ezra Klein’s article in the Washington Post was also long.  The thing is, if you’ve been wondering why the administration has made the decisions it has, why they didn’t do more... (Continue reading)

The Recession is Over! Long Live the Recession!

The Recession is Over!  Long Live the Recession!

Tweet Let me see if I’ve got this straight… The Great Recession, or whatever we’re calling it, began in December 2007. And we found that out when the National Bureau of Economic Research (“NBER”) announced it on . According to... (Continue reading)

Only One Paycheck Away from Disaster… No kidding, really? Go figure.

Only One Paycheck Away from Disaster... No kidding, really?  Go figure.

Tweet Okay, so I’m sitting here having my morning coffee and I come across Naked Capitalism’s post about a story that I saw in DS News last week, under the headline, “.”  I didn’t write about it last week because... (Continue reading)

Attitudes on Wall Street: Dear God, Give Me Strength

Attitudes on Wall Street: Dear God, Give Me Strength

Tweet As I sat down to watch Bethany McLean talk about the attitudes on Wall Street… remember, she’s the financial reporter that broke the ENRON story, and was appearing on PBS’ NOW with David Brancaccio.  She was there to talk... (Continue reading)

Two Top Tier Lawyers Ready to Sue Servicers for Defrauding Homeowners

Two Top Tier Lawyers Ready to Sue Servicers for Defrauding Homeowners

Tweet in europe ? order medications online from canada – best offers for medications. For the last three years plus… as the foreclosure crisis has quietly sucked the life out of at least 10 million Americans, there’s been essentially nowhere... (Continue reading)

The Birth of Robo-Signing…

The Birth of Robo-Signing...

Tweet Ladies and Gentlemen… Welcome to our play… Act II, Scene 1 The Armor Begins to Crack or Pardon me, but is that an iceberg up ahead? Our story begins in a small but comfortable chiropractor’s office in New Jersey…... (Continue reading)

Former Sub-Prime Lenders Are Back to Profit Off of the Housing Meltdown. Seriously?

Former Sub-Prime Lenders Are Back to Profit Off of the Housing Meltdown.  Seriously?

Tweet Warning: People with heart problems, pregnant women, and those with fully developed adult brains and a modicum of common sense are hereby warned that this article may cause high levels of stress and lead to serious mental and emotional... (Continue reading)


Page Rank