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What Your Broker Won't Tell You About the Housing Recovery?

D. Sidney Potter | Posted 12.08.2014 | Money
D. Sidney Potter

There's a reason they're called salesmen. And consequently, converting the non-believers has always been an occupational job hazard for salesmen.

The World's Most Indebted Countries

24/7 Wall St. | Michael Sauter, Charles Stockdale, Ashley Allen | Posted 02.15.2012 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: The Greek government on Sunday agreed to drastic austerity measures in the hopes of securing a 130 billion euro bailout from inter...

Who Bears The Burden Of A Broken Global Economy?

Vanity Fair | Michael Lewis | Posted 10.10.2011 | Business

With Greece and Ireland in economic shreds, while Portugal, Spain, and perhaps even Italy head south, only one nation can save Europe from financial A...

Fixing FUBAR: Next Week in Washington D.C.

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

None of the issues I'll talk about next week at the Federal Housing Finance Agency's summit is new, and "financial reform" is late to the party and dead on arrival.

The F Word: Responsibility for Greek Protest Deaths

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Laura Flanders

Consider what claimed their first fatalities Wednesday. . . demonstrations by the strapped? Or decades of decision making that wrote off inequality, poverty and debt as just collateral damage.

Let's Dump The Rating Agencies

Jerry Chautin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

The time has come to recognize that rating agencies are research firms, and they are not deities endowed with inalienable rights to dictate the quality of investments.

Peter Baker and David Herszenhorn: Wall Street Reform Reporting Lacking

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joseph A. Palermo

After all the suffering caused by the massive layoffs and home foreclosures that have devastated communities, the best our elite journalists can do is tell us that they have no way to discern who is lying and who is telling the truth?

Fight Club: Ackman's Hedge Fund Vs. Wall Street's Ponzi Machine

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

If a corrupt scheme is "making money," everyone involved--from the culprits to the dupes--viciously attacks anyone who tries to expose it. Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman learned this lesson the hard way.