Tag Archives: U.S. Economy

Mortgage forbearance requests jump nearly 2,000%

A sign advertising home mortgage services at a Bank of America branch in Manhattan Beach, Calif. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Mortgage payments for the month of April are not even officially late until the 15th, but borrowers are flooding into the government’s mortgage forbearance program. Requests …

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Japan declares state of emergency

A passerby with a face mask walks past a stock board in Tokyo’s Nihonbashi district showing the Nikkei average index falling on the Tokyo Stock Exchange during the corona virus pandemic. Concerns are growing about the increasing cases of COVID-19 in Japan. SOPA Images This is a live blog. Please …

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