Landmark deal will Provide Economy $25B boost.
Mortgage deal could help 2 million Americans
Proposed $25 billion settlement with major mortgage lenders would be biggest in 14 years. Much of the money would go to struggling homeowners and former homeowners hit by improper foreclosures.
By Alejandro Lazo, Los Angeles Times/MCT / February 9, 2012
The money will go straight to the consumers hands which in turn will go straight into the economy. Therefore its a $25B dollar boost to the economy that otherwise would not have occurred.