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Entries by Zach Carter from 12/2010

Geithner Blocking Legal Help For Foreclosure Victims

Posted 12.14.2010 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has authorized big payouts to banks in an effort to encourage mortgage modifications, but is prevent...

Obama's CEO Meeting: The Worst Corporate Offenders (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.15.2010 | Business

President Barack Obama scheduled a Wednesday meeting with 20 of America's top CEOs in order to strengthen his administration's ties with big business....

Geithner Backs Foreclosure Aid As Clock Ticks Down

Posted 12.17.2010 | Business

The U.S. Treasury Department has spent months blocking legal aid funding for borrowers fighting foreclosure, but is giving a late push to legislation ...

Senate Sacrifices Struggling Homeowners To Budget Gods

Posted 12.21.2010 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Despite mounting evidence of big banks committing serious fraud in the foreclosure process, the U.S. Senate eliminated $35 million in le...

Federal Reserve Blocks New Foreclosure Regulations

Posted 12.21.2010 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Top policymakers at the Federal Reserve are fighting efforts to rein in widely reported bank abuses, sparking an inter-agency feud with ...

Bank Of America Buys Up Nasty Domain Names In Defensive Move

Posted 12.22.2010 | Technology

Corporate Executives often pursue multiple strategies when it comes to maximizing shareholder value. Sometimes they try to provide the public with pro...

House Democrats Push For New Foreclosure Regulations

Posted 12.22.2010 | Business

Several key House Democrats are circulating a letter urging support for new regulations that would crack down on what critics say are rampant foreclos...