By Alan Pyke on April 11, 2014
Weak rules for how retirement advisers disclose their fees are stealing years from workers' retirements.
By Alan Pyke on March 27, 2014
Citigroup failed its second "stress test" in three years on Wednesday thanks to shoddy internal processes.
By Alan Pyke on March 25, 2014
Most people who use payday loans pay them back quickly, but the industry's profits rely entirely on those who get trapped in debt.
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By Alan Pyke on March 13, 2014
A Wells Fargo instructional manual allegedly showed staff how to falsify documents and create missing ones that the bank needed for foreclosures.
By Alan Pyke on March 11, 2014
In just the last eight months, members of the armed forces have reported almost 4,000 separate instances of debt collector harassment.
By Alan Pyke on March 7, 2014
Payday loan interest rates average 339 percent nationwide. Louisiana legislators want to cap rates at 36 percent in their state.
By Alan Pyke on March 1, 2014
Only 15 states prohibit high-interest payday loans, and that could fall to 14 if a pair of Pennsylania Republicans get their way.
By Alan Pyke on February 20, 2014
Wall Street's entry into being America's landlord is set to explode over the coming years. That's great for banks, but probably terrible for their tenants.
By Alan Pyke on February 18, 2014
The companies that profit off of the 401(k) system are pleased to report that America's retirement accounts have never been so full.
By Alan Pyke on February 14, 2014
By a 44-37 margin, Americans support replacing predatory cash-advance companies with the U.S. Postal Service.