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Debt Games Could Sink Homeowners

St. Petersburg Times
Senior Policy Associate Javier Silva examines the new financial insecurities created as more Americans refinance their homes.
 
That's the short version of a new and disturbing study by Silva called "House of Cards: Refinancing the American Dream." It shows how millions of U.S. households are falling into a vicious cycle of tapping their credit cards and then refinancing their mortgages to extract needed cash from the equity in their homes.