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Monthly archive August, 2012

Virginia Becomes Hub for Risky Car Title Loans

By Frederick Kunkle, The Washington Post

When Brenda Ann Covington needed money a few months ago, she had only one … Read more

12 Investigates: Homeowners Missing Out on Mortgage Settlement Money

By Rachel DePompa, NBC 12

Millions of dollars meant to help distressed homeowners, may never reach the intended target.

The … Read more

Recipients to Get Food Benefits Staggered

By Eleanor Kennedy, Richmond Times-Dispatch

Just about an hour before midnight on the last day of every month, Jatavis Smyre … Read more