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Feds Find $20 Million Hidden Under A Mattress In Massachusetts
The box spring full of cash was discovered during an investigation linked to a massive pyramid scheme. U.S. agents arrested a Brazilian man on a charge of conspiring to commit money laundering.

5 Mortgage Calculator Traps To Avoid
Mortgage calculators can help you shop for a home or refinance an existing mortgage. Many calculators, however, leave out critical information that should affect your decision. Here are 5 traps to avoid when using a mortgage calculator.

Most Americans are dead wrong about IRAs
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CBDT provides relief to foreign investors on taxation for alternative investment funds
CBDT clarified that income arising from transfer of unlisted shares by certain categories of alternative investment funds will not be liable for taxation.

U.S. existing home sales fall as supply hits 17-year low
A real estate sign advertising a new home for sale is pictured in Vienna, VirginiaBy Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales fell more than expected in December as the supply of houses on the market dropped to levels last seen in 1999, which could have limited choice for buyers. The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday existing home sales decreased 2.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.49 million units. November's sales pace was revised up to 5.65 million units, which was the highest since February 2007, from the previously reported 5.61 million units.

NRIs can exchange old notes till June 30: A step by step guide
Adhil Shetty This article explains how an NRI can exchange old currency notes.