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    Soaring bankruptcy rates signal a 'coming storm of broke elderly,' study finds

    Soaring bankruptcy rates signal a 'coming storm of broke elderly,' study finds By MAIA DAVIS ############################################################# Make good note that those are your parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles and others. With a Republican...
  2. bajisima

    Bankruptcy soaring among senior citizens

    For a rapidly growing share of older Americans, traditional ideas about life in retirement are being upended by a dismal reality: bankruptcy. The signs of potential trouble — vanishing pensions, soaring medical expenses, inadequate savings — have been building for years. Now, new research...
  3. Friday13

    Trump brings back crappy insurance, catastrophic health bills, and medical bankruptcy

    Trump brings back crappy insurance, catastrophic health bills, and medical bankruptcy Health insurers up in arms over Trump's latest Obamacare sabotage Trump administration freezes billions in Obamacare payments, outraging advocates
  4. Arkady

    Spiritual Bankruptcy

    David Brooks, the conservative NYT columnist, has had several columns in the last couple years arguing, in effect, that the degraded state of our current political dynamic is the result of tribal resentments filling up the voids left by the crumbling of traditional value systems. As such, his...
  5. jacobfitcher

    Gun Maker Remington Files For Bankruptcy Protection Amid Industry Decline

    Remington, a company that began making flintlock rifles when there were only 19 United States, has filed for bankruptcy protection. Mounting debts at the arms manufacturer have snowballed, ironically, since the election of Donald Trump, who has called himself a "true friend" to the gun...
  6. HayJenn

    Remington files for bankruptcy - declining gun sales

    The firearm industry was riding high during the run-up to the 2016 election. Hillary Clinton was favored to win, and an array of gun rights advocates warned of a looming Second Amendment crackdown. Earlier that year, President Barack Obama had stoked similar fears by proposing to expand federal...
  7. bajisima

    Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy

    Puerto Rico announced a historic restructuring of its public debt on Wednesday, touching off what may be the biggest bankruptcy ever in the $3.8 trillion U.S. municipal bond market. While it was not immediately clear just how much of Puerto Rico's $70 billion of debt would be included in the...
  8. bajisima

    Puerto Rico seen sliding towards bankruptcy

    Bankruptcy for Puerto Rico is looking ever more likely as the clock ticks down toward a May 1 deadline to restructure $70 billion in debt, ramping up uncertainty for anyone betting on returns from the island's widely held U.S. municipal bonds. When U.S. Congress last year passed the Puerto...
  9. bajisima

    Nuclear power suffers a major blow with Westinghouse bankruptcy

    Major nuclear power company Westinghouse, a U.S. subsidiary of Japan's Toshiba, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday in a massive blow to the industry. "Toshiba/Westinghouse is responsible for building more nuclear reactors worldwide than any other entity," the group observed. "With...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    EXTREMIST Israel AMB pick handled Trump's $650MIL bankruptcy scam. WATCH OUT Israel!

    Apparently when TRUMP ran his casinos into the ground, others did exceedingly well. I bring that up because I thought it was a 'recession' related failure. Not the case at all! I thought he owned this way before 2000. So he DRAINS the casino of money, the casino goes under, leaves IPO stock...
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    'King of Bankruptcy' as Commerce Secretary

    Donald Trump expected to pick billionaire investor dubbed 'King of Bankruptcy' as Commerce Secretary While Wilbur Ross' investments have proved generally lucrative, they have also brought troubling publicity Donald Trump expected to pick billionaire investor dubbed 'King of Bankruptcy' as...
  12. cpicturetaker12

    Trump's BANKRUPTCY ATTYs said he" LIED so much, they'd only meet with him in PAIRS"

    WOW! I remember in business being asked to 'sit in' with someone who had a penchant for troublemaking and/or lying as others wanted 'witnesses'. They never ran for office that I know of, certainly not for PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. Note, this is IN THEIR OWN DOCUMENTS, I feel sure so that...
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    With Breitbart, Trump campaign declares political bankruptcy

    by Rex Huppke August 19, 2016 Donald Trump's campaign is effectively declaring bankruptcy. How else to explain what’s going on with a campaign that this week brought in Steve Bannon, head of the right-wing lunatic-fringe website Breitbart, as its chief executive? Trump is doing what...
  14. PACE

    Hate radio finally gets what it deserves - 20 billion dollar bankruptcy

    Cheer up, maybe this cat can run for president in the next election cycle. Thanks to a national boycott, ?hate radio? is facing a $20 billion bankruptcy | DeadState
  15. knight

    Trump Lied About Bankruptcy

    ald Trump has never declared bankruptcy, but his businesses have -- four times... The real estate mogul, television star and Republican presidential frontrunner filed for corporate bankruptcy in 1991, 1992, 2004 and 2009. Three of the cases were related to his casino and hotel properties in...
  16. lka

    RadioShack Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy After Years of Losses

    Learn more, This Is horrible news, One of the only tech shop to go where the employees actually know what their selling. I love RadioShack we have three of them on the mountain I go to...
  17. Amelia

    Medical bankruptcy in the age of Obamacare?

    Healthcare Bankrupt? Woman's $300K Bill Over Health Insurance Networks | The News Ledge Thanks to people working with her, her liability has been paired down to a mere $40,000 .... which supposedly still shouldn't have happened to her.
  18. bajisima

    GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection

    GM is asking the bankruptcy court to provide lawsuit protection for the company over ignition switch issues in millions of GM cars. Should they get protection? "GM has said at least 13 deaths have been linked to the switch problem. The switch can unexpectedly slip out of the "run" position...
  19. Raoul_Duke

    The intellectual bankruptcy of advocating minimum wage increases...

    Here's Ed Yardini discussing the questionable achievements of Abenomics: Much will depend on the spring wage negotiations, a tradition since the 1950s, during which big manufacturers set wage trends for the rest of corporate Japan. The 2/19 WSJ reported that employers may be willing to hike...
  20. bajisima

    Company responsible for WV chemical spill files bankruptcy

    Freedom Industries, the company responsible for last weeks chemical spill in West Virginia has filed for bankruptcy today....I guess we should have expected this. Freedom Industries files for bankruptcy* - News - The Charleston Gazette - West Virginia News and Sports -