Nation was first in Europe to bring in notes in 1661, Bills and coins now just 3% of Sweden's economy, Bank robberies plunge, but cyber crime surges
REVEALED: HOW VENIZELOS REGIME SECRETLY REMOVED 70% OF MAJOR HOSPITAL, UTILITY & UNIVERSITY BANK ACCOUNT FUNDS TO PAY BONDHOLDERS
The Katrina debacle was a warm-up act. So was the mortgage fraud with its 30 million foreclosures and resultant homelessness. So is the lifetime indebtedness of young people seeking a college degree.
In early December, Christophe de Margerie, CEO of Total, the Exxon à la Française, shocked the French when he said that there was "no doubt" that a liter of gasoline would reach €2 and that the only question was when.
We recently highlighted the concerns of economist Karl Smith, who stated that the chief threat to the economy was not gas prices, but rather a Fed unwilling to hold rates low in the face of an improving economy.
he surprising tale that I will attempt to pen in this blog entry has a very familiar cast of characters; the Obama Administration, the Housing Bubble, “Toxic Mortgages”, and Too Big To Fail “TBTF” Banks among others.
In a story that should be getting lots of attention, American Banker has released an excellent and disturbing exposé of J.P. Morgan Chase's credit card services division, relying on multiple current and former Chase employees.
GOP presidential candidates are blasting President Obama for not lowering the price of gasoline. Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) doesn’t stop there. He claims Obama is deliberately driving prices to $4 a gallon.
There is a simple reason health care in the United States costs more than it does anywhere else: The prices are higher.
I had been waiting with apprehension for our court date, Monday, at which Avram Ludwig and I would have to go on to trial.