Will You Inherit Your Parents’ Debts After They Die? — Florida Attorney Steve Kramer explains

If Mom or Dad dies, do I inherit their debts? I’m Steve Kramer. I’m a Florida estate planning and probate attorney. And people often have questions about what happens once their parents die. Do they inherit their parents’ debts? And the answer is debt doesn’t really pass from your parents to you. Now, what does […]

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Portugal Economy Sinks, State Clings to Bailout’s Austerity Terms

JESSICA DESVARIEUX: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. On Sunday, Portugal’s president said he would not be calling for early elections. That means that he will be sticking to the E.U.-IMF $100 billion bailout. This translates into lowering the country’s borrowing rate, and it provides relief for international creditors. But […]

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Debt Ceiling, Fiscal Issues, Paying the Bills of Congress, AIG Bailout Lawsuit (2013)

MR. CARNEY: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for being here. Before I start, it is amazing, in today’s era of lightning communications, how this already seems to be a moment that’s passing, but it is worth pausing to remember, perhaps in my mind, the greatest political journalist ever, and that’s Richard Ben Cramer. […]

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