by Alan Pyke May 24, 2016
One of the government's few successful prosecutions of a bank for mortgage fraud just fell apart more than two years after a jury convicted Bank of America.
by Jeremy Deaton - Guest Contributor & Mariya Pylayev - Guest Contributor May 17, 2016
Green banks help clean energy firms access capital by making them more attractive to commercial lenders.
by Alan Pyke May 17, 2016
"Contract for deed" housing finance arrangements are exploitative, financially dangerous, and intrinsically linked to America's long history of state-sponsored racism and inequality.
by Alan Pyke May 10, 2016
Long-awaited regulations are going to make the "payday lending" business look very, very different -- and banks returning to small-dollar loans would disprove predatory lenders' primary talking point.
by Alan Pyke Apr 11, 2016
Headlines proclaiming a $5 billion settlement with Goldman Sachs ignore the fine print of the deal.
by Alan Pyke Mar 17, 2016
A few members of Congress really, really want you to believe that Florida's weak, ineffectual payday lending law is a "gold standard."
by Bryce Covert Mar 2, 2016
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released damning numbers about how many customers complained about the outage.
by Alan Pyke Feb 17, 2016
Marijuana businesses in states that have legalized the drug for recreational use are drowning in cash and cut off from key services that growing businesses rely upon. Can the internet fix it?
by Alan Pyke Feb 5, 2016
Unpacking the story behind Clinton's debate night dagger at the heart of Sanders' political brand.
by Alan Pyke Dec 22, 2015
The lawyer who allegedly helped drug price-gouger Martin Shkreli run a miniature Ponzi scheme is getting some unusual latitude from a judge.