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The real tragedy of the scandal is the apparent lack of ethics or self-restraint among the people involved. Following billions of dollars of...

~Bumped Up~ Steve Kroft’s explosive 60 Minutes report on rampant 'legal' congressional insider trading last Sunday provoked fury and heartache at an elitist political class...

/ Bumped up / Well, this came as a bit of a surprise, a pleasant one at that. You will recall that Rep. Maxine...

Oh, you remember Rep. Waters, don't you? Who could forget her comments regarding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac? Just in case, here's...

President Obama made a visit to Ottumwa, Iowa Wednesday. As reported by Jake Tapper on ABC’s Political Punch: “We're going to have to make...

ABC's Jake Tapper covers an interesting proposition from Republican Senator Bob Corker on financial reform for Wall Street -- he wants a "clawback provision"...

As Goldman Sachs continues to be in the news, this revelation could affect the SEC's charges (h/t to HelenK for alerting me to this...

Who's afraid of a little Tea Party? Everyone, fortunately. So says Kevin O’Brien of The Cleveland Plain Dealer, who correctly points out that...

How is it that some people are able to aggressively promote the virtues of truth, transparency, and integrity within our financial system while others...

Postponing losses in hopes that one can trade out of them is a game very rarely won. In similar fashion, not acknowledging losses in...

Will the failure of a small bank in a small community truly impact America? Analysts discount the impact that the expected massive number of...

Is there truly any reason to trust financial institutions these days? Developments within the credit card space have exposed the true colors of these institutions...

I commend Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-NY), Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Rep. Town's closing statement at yesterday's Congressional hearing...

Do the ends ever justify the means? Does being well-intended preclude one from committing a criminal act? If our legislative bodies do not possess...

Talk about your marketing ploy, which I, along with others, have been doing for a while now (most recently, "The Campaign's Over, Obama: It's...

Can you imagine putting money into a bank and agreeing to accept a minus 5% rate of interest? Well, the Federal Reserve believes the...

Pretty much everyone you know has already been gouged by credit card companies while the Band Played On. Congress said nothing, the President said nothing....

When Ken Lewis, CEO of Bank of America, purchased Merrill Lynch last Fall did he put country first but his shareholders' interests second? The...

Last evening on NQR's Sense on Cents with LD, I proposed that the Obama administration would not release individual results of the Bank Stress...

In reviewing bank earnings this week, I truly get the sense with a number of institutions that they determine just how much they want...

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