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  • The Secret Sauce

    Sunday, December 04, 2011·spcontrol

    How many of you out there have purchased a new "widget," only to find out two months (or two weeks...or two days) later, that your technology is no longer the latest and greatest thing on the planet? Now imagine ...

  • Congressional Cuts Hurt Struggling Homeowners

    Tuesday, November 15, 2011·spcontrol

    Add the MortgageKeeper gang to the 445+ housing counselors asking Congress to restore the HUD funding for counseling. Now we understand that cutting has to happen somewhere. The U.S. budget is a bit too big to remain viable forever. But ...

  • Endless Winter?

    Friday, October 21, 2011·spcontrol

    Those of us living in here in the Upper Midwest are still talking about last winter: record snowfalls, cold temps, and what seemed like a longer season than usual. And elsewhere, folks aren't easily forgetting "Snowmageddon"--the February 2011 storm that ...

  • Why We Come to Work

    Saturday, August 27, 2011·spcontrol

    Every once in a while, a story comes across the collective MortgageKeeper desk that reminds us why we do what we do. We've heard a few great stories recently. One is below. It was shared by a foreclosure counselor in ...

  • Great News from MortgageKeeper!

    Monday, August 22, 2011·spcontrol

    We here at MortgageKeeper have taken great pains not to boast on our blog. But we are about to throw that out the window, just for today. MortgageKeeper is profiled in this week's column by Lew Sichelman. He writes on ...

  • 14 Million Jobless in America. How Do You Get Help?

    Wednesday, July 13, 2011·spcontrol

    Gruesome unemployment numbers (9.2%) reverberated across the country this week. Odds are good that you know one of the 14 million folks who aren't working. Here in Minnesota, our state shutdown just added 20,000 more people to the UE lines. And Treasury Secretary ...

  • Simplicity in the Housing Crisis

    Sunday, June 12, 2011·spcontrol

    When it comes to large, complex problems, the search for simplicity sometimes leads to the search for who's to blame. The housing crisis, now entering its fourth year, is no exception. Did homeowners use credit unwisely? Did the financial institutions ...

  • Community Organizations Lead the Charge After Twisters

    Wednesday, May 25, 2011·spcontrol

    We see the photos and watch the videos, but in person, it's all different. Last week, two of us here at MortgageKeeper saw parts of our own city destroyed when an F2 tornado hit the north side of Minneapolis. Thousands ...

  • El Sueño Americano–The American Dream

    Thursday, April 28, 2011·spcontrol

    Way back before getting tangled in the mortgage biz, I had a great summer job with the U.S. Census Bureau. My title? "Non-Response Follow-Up Enumerator." (Best job title ever!) I was assigned to Hispanic neighborhoods in Aurora, Illinois, to ...

  • So How Many is 32 Million?

    Sunday, April 10, 2011·spcontrol

    It's the total number of vending machines in the world. …the population of Uganda. …and, according to Harris Interactive, the number of US mortgage holders who are having difficulty making their payments. Even for those of us who make it ...


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