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Bank Accountability

Homeowners Face Segregated Mortgage Market

Deyanira Del Rio | Posted 10.01.2012 | Money
Deyanira Del Rio

People of color disproportionately received federally insured loans -- backed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) or Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) -- to finance the purchase of their homes and to refinance existing mortgages.

Banks Will Remain Unaccountable Until (Share) Owners Hold Directors Personally Liable

Jack Ucciferri | Posted 02.01.2012 | Business
Jack Ucciferri

Hopefully the next time a bank commits a crime, the guys who fell asleep at the wheel won't have their defense paid for out of your retirement account. We'll only see improvements in banks when directors are liable.

The Procrastinator's Guide to Bank Transfer Day

Deyanira Del Rio | Posted 01.05.2012 | Business
Deyanira Del Rio

You want to do it. You've been meaning to do it. Here are 5 reasons to finally ditch your too-big-to-fail bank and move your money to a local credit union.

Arthur Delaney

Gibbs: White House 'Committed To Holding Accountable Any Bank That Has Violated The Law'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House said Tuesday that the government is committed to holding banks accountable for any laws that are broken during an ongoing foreclosure ...

Republican Defenders of Wall Street Beware: The Tea Party Is Coming

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Creamer

Wall Street is a powerful political "wedge" issue. Lining up with the Wall Street Banks this spring is going to be really bad politics for Republicans this fall.