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Republicans will reopen the broad Wall Street reform law and overhaul the newly created consumer protection bureau if they regain control of Congress after the November elections, a leading lawmaker said Monday.

Richard Shelby, the top Republican on the powerful Senate Banking Committee, said lawmakers must revisit the legislation enacted this summer, which is the broadest overhaul of financial rules since the Great Depression.

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Commercial insurers wondering what they need to do to attract and hang on to their customers got an earful from the 411 buyers responding to open-ended questions about what they want from their carriers, as part of the first Risk Manager Choice Awards survey, conducted by the Flaspöhler Research Group in partnership with National Underwriter.

Forty-five percent of risk managers surveyed said their relationships with insurers are ?improving,? Read the rest of this entry »

What is this one thing, you ask? A home bought in a “short sale”.

With seemingly daily reports from the major media outlets, the thought of buying a home from someone in a distressed financial situation has probably crossed your mind once or twice. The media does a wonderful job with the headlines, but was is a short sale and why does seemingly everyone want one?

Let’s first start with a little background. A “short sale” Read the rest of this entry »