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WATCH: Why I Quit My Finance Job To Travel The World

Posted 03.10.2014 | Healthy Living

When your personal values no longer match your career, it may be a sign that it's time for a change. Annie Pfeifer discovered that her values no lo...

No Wolves on Wall Street

Jeff Danziger | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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What Wall Streeters Are Willing To Do When You Cut Their Precious Bonuses

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.15.2013 | Business

News flash: Apparently some Wall Street workers are only in it for the money. In 2012, 41 percent of Wall Street workers admitted to being ready to...

Wall Street To Obama: Now That You've Won, Let's Be Friends Again

Reuters | Posted 01.06.2013 | Business

* Obama expected to name key financial regulatory heads * Bank lobbyists to focus on regulators as well as issues * Oppo...

Bank Regulators Still Learning To 'Like' Social Media

Reuters | Jason Wallace Suzanne Barlyn | Posted 07.29.2012 | Business

By Jason Wallace and Suzanne Barlyn (Reuters) - As the securities industry finally warms up to using social media sites such as Faceboo...

Wall Street No Longer Taking Up The Most Space In Manahattan

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 04.04.2012 | Business

When it comes to New York office space, Wall Street's no longer king. For the first time ever, financial services firms aren't renting the most of...

Wall Street's Youngest May Be Hit With Pay Freeze This Year

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.10.2012 | Business

Some of Wall Street's youngest workers may not be getting the pay raise they expect this year. Credit Suisse will likely stop its practice of auto...

More Frozen MF Global Funds To Be Released To Customers

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.08.2012 | Business

The judge overseeing the bankruptcy of MF Global has approved releasing $2.2 billion more in frozen funds to customers of the firm. U.S. Bankruptcy J...

Taxing the Financial Sector

Carlo Cottarelli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Carlo Cottarelli

Our challenge is to ensure that financial institutions bear the direct fiscal costs of any future failures or crises -- and maybe somewhat more, given all the other costs that bank failure can impose on the economy.

The Best Little Whorehouse in Washington

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

In just the first half of 2009, the 15 New Democrats on Financial Services committee "received about $1.9 million in contributions from the finance, insurance and real estate industries."

A Senior Progressive On Health Care

Lin B. Farley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lin B. Farley

We do not need more rationing and cost effective cutting of Medicare. We need to expand it. We need to improve it.