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Jacksonian Misconceptions

Proponents of Andrew Jackson’s policies cite his… veto of the rechartering of the Second National Bank as a victory for the ‘little guy.’  Old Hickory was defending the interests of  States and the common man against the wicked monopoly held by the ‘monstrous’ bank.  208 more words


Many Canadian lenders 'concerned' about housing 'bubble': survey

It’s been months since a big foreign bank has warned about massive overvaluations in the housing market, or another observer has blasted the sizable gulf that’s opened up between Canadian home prices and incomes. 413 more words


Suspect Charged In 2 Bank Robberies Leads To 2 Others Arrested

RISING SUN, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police say they have arrested a suspect in two Harford County bank robberies last week and made two more arrests from the investigation. 282 more words


Big banks to extend no-cost accounts

OTTAWA – The country’s eight largest banks have agreed to expand low-cost and no-cost banking services for Canadians, Finance Minister Joe Oliver announced Tuesday.

The initiative comes as a result of negotiations between the government and the banks following a commitment in last year’s Throne Speech and in the most recent budget on cheap access to banking services. 547 more words


Banks, Bugs & Bangs

So yesterday we visited the national banks museum. The National Bank here is the equivalent of the Federal Reserve in the States..The state of the economy along with other things were presented on and followed up with a tour of the museum. 689 more words