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    Naked Credit Default Swaps Are “Like Buying Fire Insurance On Your Neighbor’s House —

    Washington’s Blog March 2, 2010 I have repeatedly argued that naked credit default swaps should be banned. See this and this. Savvy commentators like Wolfgang Munchau and Yves Smith are saying the same thing. As I wrote last July: Obama’s regulation of credit default swaps leave...
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    The Capitalist Conspiracy by G. Edward Griffin Friday, January 22nd, 2010 “I am a most unhappy man. I have unwittingly ruined my country. A great industrial nation is controlled by its system of credit. Our system of credit is concentrated. The growth of the nation, therefore, and all our activities are in the hands of a...
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    FICO Reveals How Common Credit Mistakes Affect Scores

    Valuable information... FICO Reveals How Common Credit Mistakes Affect Scores by Jeremy M. Simon Sunday, November 29, 2009 provided by Disclosed for the 1st time, 'damage points' taken off for late payments Borrowers already knew that late payments hurt their credit scores...