Mortgages insured by the Federal Housing Administration are the go-to product for borrowers who don’t have much cash for a down payment. But the required mortgage insurance premiums have become so costly that some critics argue that the agency is taking advantage of borrowers who have few other options. 521 more words
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ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - With Christmas fast approaching, it was a lackluster weekend for Missouri shopping malls.
Dave Overfelt, President of the Missouri Retailers Association, says you can blame it on the weather. 126 more words
India – the most diverse nation offers the marketers a wide array of segments to choose from. Given the heterogeneity in India, when it is said that every 12 miles, there is a change of dialect, a unique dilemma is posed before the marketer as to how the alignment of the marketing programme needs to be done. 787 more words
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) - A Metro East community is being asked to have its say on a proposed property tax increase.
Collinsville Township Trustee Chris Guy says all too often residents don’t voice their opinion but Tuesday night he hopes taxpayers will come out to have their say on whether to increase the property tax levy as much as four percent. 146 more words
Much of the meat and dairy produce eaten across Europe is made from animals fed a GM diet. But alarming – and controversial – new research suggests a detrimental impact on animal health, raising fears over food safety for consumers. 3,653 more words