By Alan Pyke on January 22, 2014
Activists will reportedly make repealing a law cracking down on tax evasion an official party goal at this week's Republican National Committee meeting.
By Alan Pyke on January 21, 2014
Just a few years after they launched high-rate short-term loans for depositors, some big banks are getting out of the cash advance business.
By Alan Pyke on January 16, 2014
The emergency manager wanted to pay banks 60 cents on the dollar while planning to give retirees far less.
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By Alan Pyke on January 15, 2014
A complaint filed Wednesday alleges that companies hired by the federal government to run a food court have cheated workers out of $3 million in pay.
By Alan Pyke on January 10, 2014
The inflated JP Morgan deal from last year is getting used as a blueprint for further Wall Street settlements.
More than half of all current members of Congress now have a net worth of over $1 million.
By Alan Pyke on January 2, 2014
After payday lenders helped drive one opponent out of office, a second Utah lawmaker is taking up his campaign to curb their predatory practices.
By Annie-Rose Strasser and Alan Pyke on December 20, 2013
Is Paul Ryan really making a policy shift, or is BuzzFeed falling for his rebranding tricks?
By Alan Pyke on December 11, 2013
Walmart depends on a California warehouse company that just decided to pay wage theft claims rather than fight its workers in court.
By Alan Pyke on December 4, 2013
President Obama called for dropping the focus on austerity in favor of restoring America's lost economic mobility in a speech Wednesday hosted by the Center for American Progress.