Calling California’s traffic court system a “hellhole of desperation” for the poor, Gov. Jerry Brown is proposing an amnesty program for residents who can’t afford to pay off spiraling fines and penalties that have resulted in 4.8 million driver’s license suspensions since 2006.
Local students are left scrambling after Heald Colleges across California closed their doors with little notice.
U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers.
A new report says California state government faces $340 billion in debts, or more than $8,500 for each resident.
The debtor or a family member would often be told that if they don’t return a call within two or three hours, they will be served to appear in court. In reality, the debt collectors were just that – not process servers or legal workers – and there was no lawsuit at play.
The combined debt of California’s state and local governments is at least $848 billion and could escalate past $1.1 trillion, according to a new report.
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.
Debt collectors are taking your words out of context, to make it sound like you agreed to pay back the debt.
Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.
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Romney’s ideas – if presented fresh and enthusiastically hopeful for America’s future – can be the final bump he needs to win this election.
State Controller John Chiang says he intends on getting the truth as to how the city of Stockton could be so suddenly in deep debt.
It’s been a tough few weeks. First, the crisis that threatened a history-making national debt default. Then, the dizzying drops of the Dow. This latest financial drama is playing out against an international backdrop of rioters […]