Elizabeth Warren’s First Senate Banking Committee Hearing

Democratic Underground Senator Warren: ‘Why aren’t more bank execs in jail?’ The Senator says, “I’m just concerned that too big to fail has become too big for trial.” “Too big for trial,” that’s a powerful tagline to hit the Goldman Sachs crowd with. It’s a brilliant turn of phrase. Related articles “Too big to fail has… More Elizabeth Warren’s First Senate Banking Committee Hearing

Hey, Bank of America, how many times do I have to tell you my husband is dead?

If corporations are people too, BOA is one stupid ^%$%^(*  person! Daily Kos – Kaili Joy Gray Dear Bank of America, My husband died on May 12, 2010. You know this because I dutifully informed you shortly after he died. And you so generously told me that since he was such a valued customer, and you sure were going to miss… More Hey, Bank of America, how many times do I have to tell you my husband is dead?

Man loses his job after Chase bank has him arrested for cashing their own check

If this story doesn’t make you angry, then nothing can make you angry… Crooks & Liars Lynda Bryon at KING-5 News in Seattle has the story, ably summed up at The Consumerist: Ikenna [Njoku], a 28-year old construction worker, went to deposit a $8,463.21 Chase cashier’s check at his local Chase branch, only for the teller to… More Man loses his job after Chase bank has him arrested for cashing their own check

Foreclosure Fairy Dust

Is Bank of America a miracle worker? (Not.) Slate Did Bank of America really review 102,000 foreclosures in two and a half weeks? Yeah, right. On Oct. 1 Bank of America said it would temporarily halt foreclosures in the 23 states where foreclosures require a court proceeding so that it might review the seizures in light of reports… More Foreclosure Fairy Dust