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Income-paying funds: How to find the right fit
Globe and MailOctober 1, 2011

So, what does Mr. Hallett see as an ideal mix of investments for an income-paying fund? “I don't think it needs to get too fancy – a mix of domestic and foreign stocks, some preferred shares for the higher yield and on the bond side a mix of government ...more »

Sac State awaits rest of $10 million pledge from Alex Spanos
Capitol WeeklyOctober 1, 2011

Nava cited California law around the Public Records Act, noting that a government organization can withhold such information, but must provide a written justification. "We will not discuss donor agreements," Nava said via email. "Confidentiality of ...more »

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Bad Credit History
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Fraudster case needs more resotorative justice
Winnipeg SunOctober 3, 2011

Restorative justice refers to a movement that considers the needs of both victims and offenders and finding ways to repair the harm done. The Crown has recommended Quizon be sentenced to two years in jail, while the defence is seeking a conditional ...more »

Collections
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Budget cuts are slowing down US courts
CBS NewsOctober 3, 2011

Nearly all bribes are given to the judges by lawyers; this is considered the safe way to bribe a judge. Bribery is rarely spoken about, just understood. People pay huge amounts of money to law firms with connections, the lawyers walk around with a ...more »

Chapter 11, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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CORONA: Synagogue files bankruptcy
Press-EnterpriseOctober 2, 2011

A long-time Jewish congregation in Corona has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in an effort to stave off foreclosure proceedings on its recently built synagogue. It's unclear whether the temple on California Avenue that belongs to ...more »

Disputes With Irs
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Roth Regrets? Still Time to Change.
Wall Street JournalOctober 2, 2011

If you want a do-over, call your Roth IRA custodian soon, and keep track of the paperwork. If you already filed your 2010 return, you must amend it. For more information, read Internal Revenue Service Publication 590, at www.irs.gov. MW1002.more »

Garnishment
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Sallie Mae Helps 2 Million Student Loan Customers Avoid Default and Begin ...
MarketWatch (press release)October 5, 2011

On federally guaranteed student loans, the Department of Education also takes remedies to recover funds through wage garnishment, the seizure of income tax refunds and federal benefit payments, or the loss of eligibility for additional federal student ...more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
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Big Brother GPS tracking: your privacy vs. your safety?
89.3 KPCCOctober 4, 2011

Bev IV, the former leader of Oakland's Youth Black Muslim Bakery, was sentenced to life in prison for murdering Oakland Post's editor-in-chief Chauncey Bailey, who was covering the Bakery's corruption and pending bankruptcy at the time. ...more »

Personal Bankruptcy
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LV developer's bankruptcy deal to be aired in court
VEGAS INCOctober 2, 2011

The $1 million loan or gift would settle a complaint against El Jwaidi filed by the case's Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee charging financial irregularities cost his bankruptcy estate hundreds of thousands of dollars. After administration costs ...more »

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