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2014-09-18 08:25:43

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates were up slightly, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate moving to 4.33 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.3 discount and origination points. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO To see mortgage rates in your area, go to http://www.bankrate.com/funnel/mortgages/. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate increased to 3.46...

2014-09-16 23:01:35

The new 2014 Florida First Time Home Buyer Programs are available on FloridaFirstTimeHomeBuyer.Info. These 3 new programs are the most comprehensive down payment assistance programs in the entire southeast. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 These new programs allow those who haven’t owned a home in the last 3 years to receive up to $10,000 in a 0% interest free, 2nd down payment assistance mortgage loan. This program, as well as other state and federal programs, are listed on...

2014-09-15 23:03:23

Independent survey by StratEx, LLC. to focus on innovations & transformational check technologies Billerica, MA (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Orbograph, a premier supplier of recognition software for U.S. check and lockbox processing markets as well as electronic/paper automation solutions in healthcare revenue cycle management, announced today the introduction of the 2014 Check Processing Innovations Research survey in conjunction with financial industry trailblazer Vijay Balakrishnan....

2014-09-11 23:09:12

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Credit Insurance Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-2019)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The Credit Insurance sector can play a critical role in financial and economic development in various ways. The sector helps pool risk and reduces the impact of large losses on firms and households with a beneficial impact on output, investment, innovation, and competition. As financial intermediaries with...

2014-09-11 23:05:20

With addition of this large piece of business, a new mail location will be added in Manchester, New Hampshire. Stoneham, MA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Lighthouse Payments Services Inc., a leader in lockbox payment processing today announced that 45 new customers have gone live since July 1st. Lighthouse also opened a mail pickup location in Manchester to accommodate additional customers that desire a New Hampshire location. 2014 continues to be a year of aggressive growth for the...

2014-09-11 08:25:11

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates showed a minor increase this week, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate nosing higher to 4.27 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.30 discount and origination points. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO To see mortgage rates in your area, go to http://www.bankrate.com/funnel/mortgages/. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate...

2014-09-10 16:29:13

Apple iPhone/mobile payments era poses threats and opportunities for consumers, especially those financially at risk WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two leading consumer organizations told the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today to issue rules so consumers can use mobile financial services without placing their privacy at risk or exposing themselves to new forms of predatory lending and other unfair practices. The groups--U.S. PIRG and the Center for...

2014-09-10 08:37:02

First P2P Globally to Launch with $100m Capital AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Zealand's first peer to peer lender Harmoney today launched its online lending marketplace with $100m lending capital, bringing the world's fastest growing form of lending to the Kiwi public. CEO Neil Roberts says that Harmoney will turn lending upside down and compete head-to-head with the banks in the personal loan and term investment categories. "With our transparent low...

2014-09-03 23:01:22

ProtectYourFuture Announces New Complimentary Consultation Towards Tampa Loan Modifications (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Boss Law, the premier Tampa loan modification law firm, is pleased to announce its new complimentary consultation for homeowners in Tampa. Loan modification can be helpful, since it allows homeowners to renegotiate monthly payments to the bank, and modify the payment structure in order to make it more affordable. This new complimentary consultation for homeowners in...

2014-09-02 23:00:45

MarketReportsStore.com adds “Insight Report: Best Practices in Marketing Retail Banking Products” to its store. It discusses key marketing trends in the retail banking industry in both developed and emerging economies. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The global banking industry is changing the way it markets products and services, with banks in both developed and emerging economies adopting customer segmentation strategies to distinguish their products from those of their...


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