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  • Connecticut Banking Commissioner Pitkin To Retire

    Connecticut Banking Commissioner Pitkin To Retire
    Howard Pitkin, commissioner of the state banking department for seven years, much of it marked by the mortgage crisis, will retire in January, ending four decades in the department.
  • Residents are getting more nighttime visits from postal carriers

    Residents are getting more nighttime visits from postal carriers
    Moonlight shone over Mandeville Canyon on a recent night when Christen Carter noticed something out of place: a U.S. Postal Service truck making deliveries. "Who's getting mail at night?" said Carter, 45. An increasing number of residents both in...

    Financial advising firm focuses on professional athletes

    Financial advising firm focuses on professional athletes
    When a new professional athlete gets that first big paycheck, it can be hard to suppress the desire to splurge on a sports car, luxury condo or whatever catches his or her fancy. Friends, family and associates might come looking for a piece, whether it'...

    AG opinion halting Hampton Roads transportation group's push to bank funds

    AG opinion halting Hampton Roads transportation group's push to bank funds
    An official opinion from the Virginia Office of the Attorney General is preventing a newly created transportation group from deciding where to park nearly $200 million in taxpayer monies. Thomas C. Inglima, an attorney with Norfolk-based Wilcox and...

    Mortgage rates drop to new low for the year, Freddie Mac says

    Mortgage rates drop to new low for the year, Freddie Mac says
    Mortgage rates have hit a fresh low for the year. The average for a 30-year fixed loan fell to 3.80% this week, down from 3.93% a week earlier, mortgage company Freddie Mac said Thursday. Lenders, meanwhile, offered a 15-year fixed mortgage at 3.09%,...