Large private equity players are behind Waypoint Real Estate Group LLC and Colony American Homes, both of which are actively buying up thousands of foreclosed homes and then renting them out. Waypoint already owns 2,200 homes so far (on its way to a goal of 11,000) and Colony has 3,600 homes (going to 10,000).
Everest College 2012 Work Stress Survey: 73% of workers said they are stressed by at least one thing at work. 27% are in bliss, so if you are in that group be happy. People said the biggest
was not getting paid enough (11%); followed closely by annoying
co-workers (10%); commuting (9%); unreasonable workload
(9%); having a job that isn’t in their desired career path (8%);
poor work-life balance (5); lack of opportunity to advance (5%)
and the boss (4%).
Russell Wasendorf, the former CEO of Peregrine Financial, plead guilty to embezzling more than $100mm from customers of his futures brokerage over a 20Y period. He also plead guilty of lying to regulators and mail fraud.