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Bank Of America Deal Would Turn Owners To Renters

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A Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac mortgage services representative (left) helps a person register for mortgage help in Miami. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Fannie, Freddie Consider Mortgage Write-Downs

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Trader Peter Tuchman reacts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 13. That same day, the Dow Jones industrial average had its highest close since 2007. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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The Market's Finally Looking Up: Will It Last?

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When A Normal Job Resignation Won't Do

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Fed Waits For Economic Growth To Pick Up

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Housing Stalls Election-Year Economic Growth

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Apple's store in New York City's Grand Central station employs about 315 people. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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How Many U.S. Jobs Does Apple Really Create?

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Bank Customers Complain Of Call Center Run-Around

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Bank Settlement Could Spur More Foreclosures

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In December, Freddie Mac CEO Charles Haldeman (from left), FHFA acting Director Edward DeMarco and Fannie Mae CEO Michael Williams testified on Capitol Hill about the Federal Housing Finance Agency's performance. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Potential Conflicts At Freddie Mac Draw Scrutiny

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Report Prompts Calls To End Freddie Mac's Conflict Of Interest

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Mortgage Giant Places Bets Against Homeowners

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One of Freddie Mac's restrictions blocks people who have a short sale in their past from refinancing for two to four years following the short sale. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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Freddie Mac Betting Against Struggling Homeowners

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