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Alarm Bells Ring over Refinance Mortgage Boom: Why Refis Are so Risky.

Mortgage lobby throws hissy-fit over Fannie Mae’s & Freddie Mac’s new 0.5% “Adverse Market Refinance Fee,” which was a "result of risk management and loss forecasting precipitated by COVID-19 related economic and market uncertainty.”

Published by Wolf Street at August 16, 2020 10:16 am.

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Weekly Covid-19 News Round-Up 8.16.20.

My helpful collection of resources and information for your easy like Sunday morning reads: How to Stay Safe: • How Face Masks Work and Which Types Offer the Best Covid-19 Protection (Wall Street Journal) • America’s window of opportunity to beat back Covid-19 is closing (Stat) • Fighting Anti-Vaccine Pseudoscience, One Viral Video at a Time (Businessweek)…
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Published by The Big Picture at August 16, 2020 9:00 am.

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10 Sunday Reads.

Avert your eyes! My Sunday morning look at incompetency, corruption and policy failures: • The Trump Pandemic: Over 5 million infections; more than 200,000 dead. A blow-by-blow account of how the president mishandled the pandemic and killed thousands of Americans as a result. (Slate) • Cities Weigh Cutting Police Budgets and Discover How Hard That Is:…
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Published by The Big Picture at August 16, 2020 5:45 am.

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How to Vote SAFELY in Person.

Voter suppression, election sabotage in Wisconsin Source: Thomas Kennedy @tomaskenn Some important things: • November 3rd, 2020 will be a very important election. • A concerted effort is underway to suppress votes, especially absentee mail in ballots, in swing states and urban centers. • You can thwart this attempt with some smarts and…
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Published by The Big Picture at August 16, 2020 5:00 am.

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