by Alan Pyke Posted on August 7, 2014
"If you let a thief buy his way out of jail, you should really make sure the check doesn't bounce," a foreclosure activist warns.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 30, 2014
A company that lured servicemen and women into bad debt for consumer electronics gets busted for good by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
A hedge fund is now the country's largest landlord, and the first formal study of living conditions for its tenants shows critics' concerns are justified.
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by Alan Pyke Posted on July 2, 2014
The rent was already too damn high, but it just got too-damn-higher.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 13, 2014 Updated: May 13, 2014
The size of your bank matters more than what you do with it, according to a new analysis.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 28, 2014
The woman who handed the government proof of widespread "robosigning" says it is letting other foreclosure fraudsters off the hook.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 27, 2014 Updated: April 28, 2014
The Massachusetts Senator told George Stephanopoulos that she left the GOP after the party dedicated itself to tilting the playing field in favor of Wall Street.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 11, 2014
Weak rules for how retirement advisers disclose their fees are stealing years from workers' retirements.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 27, 2014
Citigroup failed its second "stress test" in three years on Wednesday thanks to shoddy internal processes.
by Alan Pyke Posted 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.