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The Epic Rise and Hard Fall of New
York's Taxi King
By Brian M. Rosenthal
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Dec. 5, 2019

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5 days 11 hours ago

The meeting scheduled for Dec. 12 will also include discussion of a proposal on the agency's definition of brokered deposits.

Read More from: BankThink

5 days 11 hours ago

credit score increaseBefore bankruptcy, a miserable credit score was no surprise.  My client reported a 498 credit score before he filed.

What was surprising is that, three month after he filed bankruptcy, his score was 614!

That’s a 116 point increase in his score in three months. 

That’s while his bankruptcy case is still active, and long before he gets a Chapter 13 discharge.

So let’s hear no more about bankruptcy always trashing your credit score.

Setting worries about future credit issue aside allows you to  focus on the health of your balance sheet and the peace that comes with reduced debts.

What credit scores measure

Read More from: The Soap Box

5 days 12 hours ago

With customers now having the opportunity to onboard across multiple devices and channels, or even through a call center, the likelihood of an inconsistent experience is drastically increased, Neal Keene of Intelledox says.

Read More from: BankThink

5 days 13 hours ago

Bankers are disputing upstarts' claims customers don't like them, noting progress that traditional institutions have made in recent years.

Read More from: BankThink

5 days 13 hours ago

Issuers have started adding metal to their credit cards; banks have been “slow” to add diversity in executive ranks, filings suggest.

Read More from: BankThink

5 days 14 hours ago

The percentage of farm lenders losing money hit a six-year high in the third quarter, according to the FDIC.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 55 min ago

The company will pay $122 million for six branches and nearly $1 billion in assets.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 5 hours ago

While digital channels are becoming more popular, many banks remain committed to highway advertising.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 6 hours ago

Wealthfront could roll out a debit card, automated bill pay and direct deposit in early 2020, Chief Executive Andy Rachleff said.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 6 hours ago

A day after House Democrats urged the banking agencies to unite behind a joint plan to update the Community Reinvestment Act, Senate Democrats worried that an impending proposal from the OCC and FDIC will reduce access to credit.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 7 hours ago

The Treasury secretary suggested a role for lawmakers in containing any fallout with financial contracts stemming from the transition to a new interest rate benchmark.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 8 hours ago

The largest U.S. bank will share data through application programming interfaces with a sometimes-controversial data aggregator.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 11 hours ago

The country's top six banks were sideswiped by rising provisions for soured loans and slumping capital markets.

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6 days 11 hours ago

In some cases bankers' willingness to close branches and cut staff is a testament to their company's strength.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 13 hours ago

CEO Charlie Scharf said in a letter to Congress that a review is underway to determine how many customers were affected by confusion over monthly fees and that the bank will begin issuing refunds next year.

Read More from: BankThink

6 days 14 hours ago

The regulator says the bank needs to address employee complaints and pay controls; the presidential hopeful would make it more difficult for banks to combine.

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6 days 14 hours ago

If administrators use leased property for the benefit of the administration, rent is payable to the landlord for the period of occupation, as an expense of the administration.

Read More from: eSQUIRE Global Crossings

6 days 15 hours ago

In search of new sources of revenue now that it has slashed fees on stock trades, the brokerage giant could use the influx of deposits it will get from acquiring its rival to grow its loan portfolio and add new banking services.

Read More from: BankThink

1 week 54 min ago

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