People Mortgaging Their Homes To Buy Bitcoin, Report SaysAccording to reports, a number of investors looking to cash in on the soaring prices have resorted to putting their houses up as collateral to fund the venture.
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority Planning Bond SalesThe Connecticut Housing Finance Authority is planning two bond sales to raise funds to finance about 750 single-family mortgages.
Hartford Hardest Hit By Underwater MortgagesHartford has the highest rate of underwater mortgages of any big city in the country.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost 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.
Nearly 3,000 Connecticut Homeowners Received HelpA 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.
AG Says State Shouldn't Use Mortgage Settlement Money For Unrelated ProgramsAttorney 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 ChargesThe 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