April 16, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Can neighborhood bank branch offices works smarter, and not harder?
Oh, and can they work smaller, too?
April 9, 2013
The Regulation CC (Reg. CC) or the Expedited Funds Availability Act (EFAA) was enacted in 1987 by the United States Congress as a way of standardizing and regulating the holding period for deposits that were made to commercial banks.
April 8, 2013
The story of Scott and Erika should be a wake-up call.
They married in 2005. As any new spouse would do, Erika made Scott the beneficiary of her...
April 6, 2013
NEW YORK (LowCards.com) — More consumers are turning to their phones to take care of their banking needs, according to data from the Federal Reserve.
A late-November study,...
April 5, 2013
For a business whose main products fetch record prices, the financial services industry sure is firing a lot of people.
That combination may illustrate why finance is a sector you want to own, very possibly for the long haul.
March 25, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Payday loans continue to be a blight on the nation’s economic health, but one large bank says it’s committed to doing something about the problem.
March 20, 2013
The Federal Reserve has a pledge to keep interest rates low until unemployment falls below 6.5 percent and inflation tops 2.5 percent. But with the...
March 17, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Uh-oh.
After two years of declining rates of identity fraud, more than 12.6 million Americans fell victim to identity fraud in 2012.
March 14, 2013
March 13, 2013
My daughter just celebrated her 9th birthday. At her birthday party, instead of giving presents, just about everyone gave her money as a gift. Her instant cash infusion gave me a perfect opportunity to...