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The New Climate for Mortgage Borrowers
Credit may be tougher to get, but good loan programs are still available. Even people having difficulty
paying their mortgages have options for saving their homes from foreclosure.
FDIC, Other Government Agencies Are Working to Help Borrowers
Beware of Mortgage Scams
For More Help or Information on Home Loans
FDIC Insurance: You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers
Timely Tips for Tax Season
What’s New on the Net
New Law to Reduce Student Loan Costs
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