Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Beware when searching on the Internet for ways to modify your mortgage payments. So far, the federal government has shut down more than 200 scam companies that are promising to help struggling homeowners.  In a separate action, search engines have been taking their own actions by barring suspicious advertisers. Google removed 500 advertisers from its