Mortgage rates shoot up to their highest level in nearly 8 years

Strong employment numbers caused mortgage rates to take off with the 30-year fixed-rate average the highest it has been in nearly eight years. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average jumped to 4.94 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Points are…  [“source=forbes]

Mortgage applications leap nearly 10% on lowest rates in almost a year

Mortgage applications leap nearly 10%  2 Hours Ago | 00:53 Homebuyers are clamoring to capitalize on the lowest interest rates in almost a year, driving total mortgage application volume 9.9 percent higher last week. The Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted weekly index is still 19 percent lower than the same week […]

Nearly One Fourth of Customer Complaints Aren’t Due to Bad Service but to Rudeness

No matter how hard you try to avoid it, you’re going to hear customer complaints about your small business. This idea is right up there with death and taxes, really. But according to, an overwhelming majority of these complaints can be avoided. New data from the company that’s created […]


Kolkata: there was “wellknown consensus” on the issue of dual manipulate over taxation structureamong the Centre and states on the meeting of country finance ministers on GST, Empowered Committee Chairman Amit Mitra said on Tuesday. “the problem of twin control has been discussed and all of the members have spoken […]

Nasa’s New Horizons Finds Space Around Pluto to Be Nearly Dust-Free

Space environment around Pluto and its moons is almost empty, containing only about six dust particles per cubic mile, according to data collected by a student-built instrument riding on Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft. The spacecraft found only a handful of dust grains, the building blocks of planets, when it whipped […]