Medical School is Not For Me But – My Loans!

Question: Dear Steve, I am a current third-year medical student that wants to drop out and pursue a different career. The student loan that I have is around 200k and paying that off while searching for new employment would believe me with next to nothing to support myself. How realistic is it that I can just stop paying back my …

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Citizen Issue Reported: Vehicle Parking Issue

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Tue, 17 Aug 2021 19:59:48 -0400: Vehicle Parking Issue at Address: Cala Lilly Ln & Deacon Ridge St Wake Forest, NC, 27587, USA Rating: 1 White, unhitched trailer (with hitch facing the wrong direction) on Deacons Ridge St. This area also has a commercial vehicle parked on the toad which is too large for a …

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Citizen Issue Reported: Parks, Greenways or Recreational Facility Issues

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Tue, 17 Aug 2021 16:58:59 -0400: Parks, Greenways or Recreational Facility Issues at Address: 314 S Main St Wake Forest, NC, 27587, USA Rating: 1 Holden park swings. The mulch under the older kid swings has become very compacted and has a large hole under each swing. Can more be added or what is present …

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How Some Credit Unions Continue to Harm Seniors

Many seniors do their banking with a credit union. They like the personal attention a credit union provides, and they might like that they are a “member” of the credit union. Sometimes the fees are less at a credit union. For the most part, credit unions do a good job. However, there is one area in which credit unions often …

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8 Passive Income Ventures Worth The Investment

With COVID-19 causing such a lack of economic security, an increasing number of people are turning to passive income streams to become less reliant on their primary sources. But generating passive income streams isn’t just for times of uncertainty and really there is never a bad time for effortless in-flows. Next time you are looking to go traveling, take a …

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Debt Collector Caught Abusing Consumers

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently filed a proposed settlement to resolve a lawsuit against a debt collection enterprise and its owner. The CFPB alleges that Fair Collections & Outsourcing (FCO) violated federal law by failing to establish or implement reasonable written policies and procedures regarding the accuracy and integrity of the information it furnished to credit reporting agencies …

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Lou Ann Underwood – Obituary

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Tribute Lou Ann Underwood, of Raleigh NC, passed away on August 14, 2021. She was born in Louisburg, NC on March 10, 1960 to the late Jack Perrin Underwood and Fern Carter Underwood. Lou was a proud supporter of East Carolina University athletics and was known as the #piratecakelady to many ECU fans. She loved reading and passed on that …

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Aven Moffat – Obituary

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Citizen Issue Reported: Street Light Blinking/Out

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Mon, 16 Aug 2021 22:42:01 -0400: Street Light Blinking/Out at Address: 540 W Juniper Ave Wake Forest, NC, 27587, USA Rating: 1 Street light is out at the end of my street, making it very dark at night when I walk my dog. For more information or to add or update information, click here.

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