How interest rate rises could tip households into mortgage stress

Mortgage stress will spread quickly if interest rates rise ABC News It’s a “perfect storm” that means mortgage stress will spread swiftly, even with small increases in interest rates, according to mortgage industry expert Martin North. Kirthi Demeijer is one of the thousands of Australians having trouble making her home loan […]

If You Care About Small Business, Keep the Home Mortgage Interest Deduction

President Obama’s budget reform commission proposed eliminating the home mortgage interest deduction. This idea has analysts scurrying to estimate the proposal’s economic impact. Unfortunately, our lawmakers often forget the law of unintended consequences when offering up changes to policies. In this case, our elected officials need to consider how making […]

If You Care About Small Business, Keep the Home Mortgage Interest Deduction

President Obama’s budget reform commission proposed eliminating the home mortgage interest deduction. This idea has analysts scurrying to estimate the proposal’s economic impact. Unfortunately, our lawmakers often forget the law of unintended consequences when offering up changes to policies. In this case, our elected officials need to consider how making […]

IIT students to get interest free education loans for 5 years

The annual tuition fee for undergraduate students was increased from Rs90,000 per year earlier to Rs200,000 per year effective from the 2016-17 academic year. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint New Delhi: All students of the elite Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) whose annual family income is less thanRs.9 lakh will be eligible […]

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