Montel Williams has been the face of MoneyMutual since 2009. From now on, his ads for the payday loan facilitator will feature a disclaimer warning New York residents not to bother applying because the loans in question violate state law.
California's Housing Trust Fund has been an empty treasure chest for 20 years as the gap between the demand for affordable housing and the number of available units has swollen to crisis levels. Now state lawmakers are trying to fix it.
High-end real estate transactions between the very wealthy, shrouded in legal secrecy and tangled in webs of shell companies, appear to be fueling criminality amid a housing affordability crisis for everyone who isn't rich.
Debt collectors aren’t supposed to be able to use the threat of criminal prosecution to intimidate people into paying up, but new analysis shows that Texas’ payday lenders routinely use courts to put the screws to borrowers.
A pair of new in-depth studies find hard evidence that corporate consultants are a fig leaf for higher CEO pay and that CEOs have rigged the rules to make sure they get perpetual raises regardless of how well or poorly the company does.