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Move Your Money Campaign

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.

Break Up With Your Abusive Big Bank -- Move Your Money

Scott Kwasny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Scott Kwasny

Colorado customers of the "Too Big To Fail" banks are sending a clear message that they've had enough of Wall Street excess, and they're hitting the banks where it hurts the most.

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.

Julian Hattem

Are Your Tax Dollars Sitting In Big Banks?

HuffingtonPost.com | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When it comes to banking, state and local governments are choosing Wall Street over Main Street. As of the third quarter of 2009 (the latest data ava...

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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.

HuffPost's Nico Pitney Discusses Move Your Money Campaign On MSNBC (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Huff TV

Huffington Post National Editor Nico Pitney appeared on MSNBC today to discuss the Move Your Campaign, a movement that encourages people to switch the...

The Nation: 'Move Your Money' Is 'Lighting Up The Internet'

thenation.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Are you angry about Wall Street's reckless excesses? Are you disappointed with President Obama's limp approach to reform? You can change this, acting ...

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.