About 30,000 homeowners who signed up for HAMP (Home Affordable Modification Program) five years ago will soon see their monthly house payments go up again as those “permanent” arrangements expire.
A California woman claims in the suit that when she bought a Samsung Galaxy S5, Apple’s iMessage system for iPhones stopped delivering text messages to her. The plaintiff, Adrienne Moore, is seeking class-action status in federal Court.
They gave up a little in space, but gained financial freedom and freedom of another sort. They can live in any location. Their new home is mobile.
The 2014 version includes numerous recently decided cases “that demonstrate that the courts continue to regard such arguments as illegitimate,” the IRS said.
Your monthly bill for that big chunk of credit will likely jump by several hundred dollars. That’s because you probably signed up for the popular low-payment option of paying only interest for a ten-year term.
The problem is that the picture of the Happy Meal — a cheeseburger and fries — has gone viral and people have missed the point on more than one level, said Dr. Andrew J. Rivera, director of Bridge Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Omaha.
Consumer Reports is unbridled in its criticism of Target’s “free credit monitoring” offered to millions of consumers affected by the retailer’s massive security breach over the holidays. “The service can give consumers a false sense of security,” Consumer Reports said.
So-called Silk Road 2, the sequel to the Internet’s most notorious black market, has been hit with a theft of bitcoins worth millions. Some reports put the amount stolen at nearly $3 million. Hackers reportedly emptied Silk Road 2’s bitcoin wallet using the same “transaction malleability bug” in bitcoin’s protocol that apparently led to bitcoin exchanges such as Mt. Gox and BitStamp shutting down withdrawals earlier in the week.
Its co-creators pronounce it “dohj”-coin, but traders and admirers like to call it simply “dog”-coin or “doggie”-coin. By whatever name, it is in the top four cryptocurrencies after only a few weeks of existence.
Dogecoin’s skyrocketing acceptance by the virtual currency community is symbolic of how fast cryptocurrencies are evolving and spreading in acceptance, just as the mother of all cryptos — bitcoin — is starting to generate more intense interest this year from government regulators globally.