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Hartford Hardest Hit By Underwater Mortgages

Hartford has the highest rate of underwater mortgages of any big city in the country.


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What To Do With Your Tax Refund

Most tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.


A foreclosed home stands boarded up on February 9, 2012 in Islip, New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Nearly 3,000 Connecticut Homeowners Received Help

A new report shows nearly 3,000 Connecticut homeowners have received direct financial relief totaling more than $184 million from a national settlement with the country’s largest mortgage servicers.


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AG Says State Shouldn’t Use Mortgage Settlement Money For Unrelated Programs

Attorney General George Jepsen says a national settlement for mortgage abuses has established needed reforms, but he wants lawmakers to use millions from the deal to help struggling homeowners and not unrelated government programs.


Law School Registrar Faces Mortgage Fraud Charges

The longtime registrar at Quinnipiac Law School faces sentencing for conspiracy stemming from a mortgage fraud scheme and filing false tax returns.


Bysiewicz Says Mortgage Foreclosure Will Not Affect Voting Rights

Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz says there have been reports that activists in some states may challenge the residency of voters whose homes have been foreclosed on,  when the residents go to vote in […]