Notre Dame Magazine: The Mortgage that Ate My Life

Author: Carol C. Bradley

Would you walk away from an “underwater” mortgage, on a house that’s worth less than half of what you paid for it? In the Summer 2011 issue of Notre Dame Magazine, Mendoza College of Business writer Ed Cohen, in The Mortgage that Ate My Life reflects on his personal experience with the collapse of housing prices, the mortgage crisis and the struggle to find an ethical solution.

Illustration from Ed Cohen story "The Mortgage that Ate My Life," Notre Dame Magazine Summer 2011

Illustration for Ed Cohen story "The Mortgage that Ate My Life," Notre Dame Magazine Summer 2011