| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Story: FDIC names former Bear Jim McMahon in Broadway Bank suit The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., seeking to recover $104 million in losses from 17 bad loans, last month sued former officers and directors of (Chicago-based Broadway Bank). Among (the......
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Federal regulators are settling a lawsuit they had brought against three former executives at Washington Mutual Inc.for a small amount of the damages that were originally sought....
| May 28, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Saving for College
Save for your child's college expenses in the context of your total financial plan. As the saying goes, "You can borrow money for college, but you can't borrow for your retirement." Create a college savings plan that considers your...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 7:59 PM
Three executives who led high-risk home lender Washington Mutual Bank as it skidded toward the biggest bank failure in U.S. history have agreed to settle a government lawsuit for as much as $64 million — far from the $900 million the Federal Deposit...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:06 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration couldn’t keep pace with the increasing number of people asking for copies of government documents, emails, photographs and more under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, according to a new analysis...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The banking industry continues to be the major source of agricultural credit, providing more than half of all outstanding farm loans, according to the American Bankers Association's annual Farm Bank Performance Report.
The nation's 2,185 farm banks...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:13 PM
“Ripped off, taken, scammed,” said Ashley Everman, about how she felt after trying to get a rapid anticipation loan, which she thought would provide her with $1,500 within 24 hours of filing her taxes.
She said she did not find out until...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Four days after Super Bowl XLVI, Fox59 has learned two big Indianapolis conventions have inquired about using Georgia Street as part of their activities.
According to Chris Gahl, VP of Marketing and Communications for the Indianapolis Convention and...
| Jan 26, 2012
When President Barack Obama said in his State of the Union speech Tuesday that big banks are "required to write out a living will," it was the first time that many Americans had heard of the banking rule.
Obama, who appears to be in re-election mode,...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:50 AM
State Sen. Juan Vargas, D-Chula Vista, announced he has introduced three bills intended to help protect homeowners and provide transparency for investors.
The chairman of the Senate Banking and Financial Institutions Committee is pushing forward Senate...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:00 PM
HARBOR SPRINGS — Superintendent Mark Tompkins presented a proposal that would keep the Harbor Springs Community Pool open and operating for the foreseeable future.
"I'm pleased to present this proposal to you. This has been a two-year effort and...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:46 AM
The number of Americans without bank accounts is rising, with 10 million households lacking last year, up from 9 million in 2009.
That’s 8.2% of U.S. households, or 17 million adults who are categorized as "unbanked," according to a report from the...