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Shadow Elite: Move Your Money and Beyond -- Reforming Market Culture From the Bottom Up

Annelise Riles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Annelise Riles

Like efforts by good citizens to clean up a decrepit park frequented by drug dealers, it's time to pick up the trash left by the financial destruction, and challenge each other to clean up our acts.

Arianna On 'John King USA': Move Your Money, Support Your Community Instead Of Too Big To Fail

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on CNN's "John King USA" Wednesday night to talk about the "Move Your Money" campaign, which she said allows people to act where gove...

Help Take the Move Your Money Campaign to the Next Level

Rob Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rob Johnson

In the short time since the Move Your Money project started, we've seen the movement grow beyond anything we ever anticipated. Now we're asking for your help to take it to the next level.

Bad Banks Beware

Rob Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rob Rubin

Banks actually want lazy customers. When they invent new fees, they determine how many customers will be upset enough to switch. Unfortunately for us, it's so difficult to switch banks the math has always worked in their favor.

Move Your Money and Save

Stacy Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stacy Mitchell

Big banks impose much higher costs on their customers than small banks and credit unions do. Moving our money could save us billions of dollars a year.

Spiritual Institutions Should Move Their Money Too

Jacques Henri Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jacques Henri Taylor

Over the past month, I have noticed an extraordinary improvement in customer service at my old Big Bank. Even so, I am moving my money.

Move Your Money Update: More Americans Considering Community Banks

NPR | 6:07 a.m. | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bailouts and bonuses have many Americans frustrated with big banks. Some consumers think these giant institutions have lost touch with customers and b...

Move Your Money: Make the Switch and Invest in America

Dave Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dave Adams

Tea Party Movement step aside. When it comes to personal finance, people are angry but they can take matters into their own hands by voting with their feet and by switching to a credit union.

The Only Way to Restore the Flow of Credit to Small Businesses

Stacy Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stacy Mitchell

Big banks have constricted lending, making small banks the key to restoring the flow of credit. But their capacity to do so during a recession hinges on whether the Senate reauthorizes a key loan-guarantee program.

Move Your Politicians

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Simon Johnson

How can politicians claim to be against Too Big To Fail banks when they actually have an account or a credit card or a mortgage at one such offender? Shouldn't state officials be held accountable for where they park the taxpayers' funds?

Move Your Borrowing Along with Your Money

Stacy Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stacy Mitchell

As we start down the path of breaking up with the big banks and defending our own economic interests and that of our communities, we should think about the whole range of financial services we use.

Julian Hattem

Move Your Money: Where Populist Fervor Meets Friendly Faces | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Huge bonuses to bank executives, casino-style financial practices and millions of unreturned stimulus dollars have made many consumers angry at the na...

Ending My "Abusive Relationship"

Rep. Jan Schakowsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Rep. Jan Schakowsky

I am happy to report that I have taken the first very important steps in ending the abusive relationship I am in. That's right. I am breaking up -- with my "too big to fail" bank.

Stop the Abuse: It's Time to Break Up With Your Big Bank

Bill Maher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill Maher

I'm talking to all of you that keep doing your banking at the giant, too big to fail, Wall Street banks that brought our economy to the brink of disaster. It's time to break up with your banker and get the hell out.

Move Your Money Movement Surges In Social Media

Huffington Post | Adam Clark Estes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Take the pledge to Move Your Money! In the past week, Move Your Money evolved from a New Year's Resolution into a national movement. Press cover...

Take The Pledge To Move Your Money

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Take the pledge to Move Your Money! People fed up with the nation's biggest banks, whose casino-style investment practices are partly responsible f...

Move Your Money's Rob Johnson On Tech Ticker: 'The American People Are Energized By This'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Economist Rob Johnson spoke with Aaron Task and Henry Blodget on Yahoo's Tech Ticker today about Move Your Money, the project that encourages people t...