Bryan Voltaggio: Closing Family Meal in Baltimore 'was no easy decision'
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U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Reshaping the banking landscape in Baltimore

Reshaping the banking landscape in Baltimore

For most people outside of our beltway, the mere mention of Baltimore conjures up vivid images of poverty and decay. It's certainly a little-known fact that, among large metropolitan areas, the Baltimore area has the seventh highest average per-capita income in the nation. But this positive ranking can easily mask the significant wage gap in the city, where bottom-earning households bring in $13,588, while top-earning households bring in $166,924.

The growing gulf between the haves and the have-nots threatens to push vulnerable families further from the economic...

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