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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

Foreclosed homes on Lucas Street in Richmond (CBS)

Richmond Demands Wells Fargo Drop Lawsuit Over Eminent Domain Mortgage Plan

The mayor of a financially struggling East Bay city and several supporters showed up unannounced Thursday at Wells Fargo Bank’s headquarters to demand it drop a lawsuit fighting a novel plan to refinance hundreds of “underwater” mortgages.

08/15/2013

Foreclosed homes on Lucas Street in Richmond (CBS)

Richmond Threatens Eminent Domain To Address Foreclosure Crisis

The city is the first in the country to take the step of threatening eminent domain to handle underwater mortgages.

07/30/2013

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Phil Matier: AC Transit Taking Big Loss On Home Of Former GM

AC Transit foreclosed on the home in July, six months after former GM Rick Fernandez stopped making his loan payments.

12/06/2012

The exterior of an Oakland Wells Fargo Bank branch. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo Earnings Up For 2nd Quarter

Wells Fargo has reported higher earnings for the second quarter thanks to a pickup in lending and a decline in the amount of bad loans.

07/13/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Avoid ‘Yo-Yo Financing’ When Buying A Car

When you buy a car, you think it’s yours to keep. But a certain form of financing may lead to a call from the dealer asking for a higher payment or to bring the car back.

06/11/2012

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KCBS Cover Story: Interest Rate Hike Imminent On Thousands Of Student Loans

The clock is ticking for students who have taken out subsidized federal loans for college as an interest rate reduction is set to expire.

04/24/2012

The exterior of an Oakland Wells Fargo Bank branch. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo Quarterly Profit Jumps

Wells Fargo said its first-quarter profit jumped 13 percent on strong mortgage lending and a drop in delinquent loans.

04/13/2012

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Vallejo Man Guilty In Mortgage Scam Run Out Of Benicia Deli

A Vallejo man who ran a mortgage scam from a Deli in Benicia has been forced to repay his victims. Rocky Prasad was convicted of two counts of grand theft for falsely offering mortgage loans to two Santa Clara County home-buyers.

11/22/2011

A home for sale in San Francisco

Few SFPD Officers Use Loan Program To Buy Homes In City

An interest-free loan that’s forgiven after five years has done little to entice San Francisco police officers to buy homes in the city.

11/11/2011

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