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  1. B

    Hillary Made More in 12 Speeches to Big Banks Than Most of Us Earn in a Lifetime

    https://theintercept.com/2016/01/08/hillary-clinton-earned-more-from-12-speeches-to-big-banks-than-most-americans-earn-in-their-lifetime/ and the lying bitch claims she'll clean up the banks? Please. (the usual suspect may now proceed to completely avoid the topic, and focus instead on...
  2. Babba

    Turning Post Offices into Banks

    I heard this idea several years ago and I wonder why it hasn't happened. It's a brilliant idea. I would love to see those payday lending and cash checking places forced out of business. I can't believe they're legal in the first place. Bernie Sanders's Highly Sensible Plan to Turn Post Offices...
  3. BDBoop

    Biggest Banks Battle to Keep Fed Pot of Gold Out of Highway Bill

    Biggest Banks Battle to Keep Fed Pot of Gold Out of Highway Bill - Bloomberg Business May it come to pass. And being an eternal optimist, I hope that this is just one tiny step of many steps that can be taken to start getting my country back on track.
  4. bajisima

    Big banks abusing their deal

    Here we go again..Remind me why we bailed them out? "The nation's largest mortgage lenders are violating the terms of a punitive 2012 settlement that was meant to prevent unfair and unnecessary foreclosures that destroyed communities and pushed working families from their homes."...
  5. bajisima

    Greek banks closed for a week to prevent bank runs as country is near collapse

    Greece imposed restrictions on money withdrawals and banking transactions to keep its financial system from collapsing due to a run on the banks. "Anxious Greeks rushed to ATMs to withdraw cash after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called late Friday for a referendum on the creditors' reform...
  6. L

    SEC official blasts waivers for bad-actor banks

    A Securities and Exchange Commission official is blasting waivers the financial regulator approved for five banks whose traders manipulated the world's foreign-exchange market. In an angrily worded dissent, SEC Commissioner Kara Stein refused to support waivers enabling Citigroup, JPMorgan...
  7. BDBoop

    Market Rigging banks fined $5.8b

    Six Banks Pay $5.8 Billion, Five Guilty of Market Rigging - Bloomberg Business Six of the world’s biggest banks will pay $5.8 billion and five of them agreed to plead guilty to charges tied to a currency-rigging probe as they seek to wind down almost half a decade of enforcement actions...
  8. meridian5455

    Azealia Banks hates ‘everything about’ America

    Azealia Banks has lashed out at America in a scathing diatribe in the new issue of Playboy magazine. The 23-year-old New Yorker insisted: 'I hate everything about this country.' And the opinionated rapper didn't stop there. 'I hate fat white Americans,' she said. 'All the people who are...
  9. A

    RIP Ernie Banks

    Ernie Banks, Hopeful Mr. Cub, Dies at 83; His Mantra Was ‘Let’s Play 2’ http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/24/sports/baseball/ernie-banks-the-eternally-hopeful-mr-cub-dies-at-83.html?_r=0
  10. justagurlinseattle

    Why are banks not REALLY held accountable???

    The banks: how am I here again? | Channel 4 News UK Reporter tells it like it is…… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wf7a53y9RRM
  11. A

    Banks are beginning to fail

    http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/01/26/hsbc-apologizes-after-cash-withdrawal-issue-in-britain/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0 First Europe then America. Recently, HSBC bank customers were not allowed to withdraw more than 5 thousand pounds without a detailed explanation of what the customer...
  12. michaelr

    PBOC Injects Emergency Liquidity To Banks

    CHINA CRACKS: PBOC Injects Emergency Liquidity To Banks! Interest Rates Are Spiking Again , And Jim Chanos Thinks We’re Witnessing A ‘Bit Of A Banking Crisis’ I keep saying the pretty wrapping will soon fall off this pig. Notice how everyone ion the world does the same, and it fails. They can't...
  13. michaelr

    Banks Warn Fed They May Have To Start Charging Depositors

    Banks Warn Fed They May Have To Start Charging Depositors That 2.2 trillion in reserves was given to the banks for free. If taper happens, damn I using their words like taper, then the banks will charge you for the interest that the government has been paying them to keep those monies from...
  14. michaelr

    Fed proposes big banks hold more cash, assets

    Fed proposes big banks hold more cash, assets That loud noise, well this crash is going to be so large that you will actually hear it first, in fact you just did!
  15. bajisima

    Banks vs credit unions

    The war has begun and your local credit union is right in the middle. As politicians are getting ready to discuss tax reforms, the banks want credit unions to lose their tax exempt status. They claim it is an unfair advantage as most credit unions are "full service banks." Pitting credit...
  16. S

    Safe banks need not mean slow economic growth

    Safe banks need not mean slow economic growth - FT.com Basically, the New Deal kept the US from having bank runs and financial crises for decades. Then, deregulation and taking the teeth out of regulators, mostly from the right, happened.
  17. michaelr

    The Federal Reserve Is Bailing Out FOREIGN Banks … More than the American People or E

    The Federal Reserve Is Bailing Out FOREIGN Banks … More than the American People or Economy Well one thing is damn sure, no one can blame the other guy for this. For the above quote....Because to not sit on it means the economy would create, on its own, demand. This government cannot have...
  18. michaelr

    BREAKING: China’s Banks Stop Lending due to Liquidity Freeze

    BREAKING: China’s Banks Stop Lending due to Liquidity Freeze – Giant Ponzi Scheme Wont End Well. Panic Sets In! Y'all ready? The crash that was on the horizon is in the house. This summer, things go from bad to very, very worse, and I bet none of you paid attention.
  19. meridian5455

    Banks Seen as Aid in Fraud Against Older Consumers

    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/banks-seen-aid-fraud-against-221344638.html?page=all The pitch arrived, as so many do, with a friendly cold call. Bruno Koch, 83, told the telemarketer on the line that, yes, of course he would like to update his health insurance card. Then Mr. Koch, of Newport...
  20. michaelr

    US banks post record profits in first quarter

    Whoopie QE infinity worked......well for the banks anyway. Meanwhile the economy contract, unemployment continues to skyrocket, poverty is up, inflation is killing us, and the list goes on. But free ones and zeroes allows the banks to syphon...err loan to the government...