NEW YORK (Reuters) - The first call my husband and I made after closing in March on a two-family house in Brooklyn, New York, was to a rental agent. We were becoming landlords and we wanted to get tenants into the ground-floor apartment before our first mortgage payment was due.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - To some, spring means cleaning, renewal and yard work. For nervous Nellies like me who still see the ghost rider of 2008 in my rear-view mirror despite the market being up sharply so far in 2012, it means rebalancing my portfolio.
(Reuters) - A federal judge granted preliminary approval on Thursday to a $10 million settlement for former Bear Stearns Cos workers who suffered large losses by holding company stock in their retirement plan.