Sen Warren is back on Twitter ranting about banks and Wall Street. This time she tells the old story of a family who bought a house (with a variable interest rate) with a very stretched two income budget and when rates went up they couldn’t afford payments and the bank foreclosed. 196 more words
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HILLARY WENT TO INDIA TO BLAST AMERICA, FELL ON HER BUTT AGAIN: I MEANT NO DISRESPECT, I WAS MISINTERPRETED
DM: “Hillary Clinton provided an explanation for some recent comments she made that she understood ‘upset or offended’ some Americans – statements that drew criticism from fellow Democrats and the Trump White House alike. 150 more words
The PNB fraud has left many of us feeling cheated although no money has gone out of our pockets directly. We feel cheated because the rich and the well-connected once again appear to have managed to get away after stealing a large amount of money. 272 more words
When you’re poor, the world just seems irrelevant to you. By that I mean anything beyond yourself becomes periphery.
Going from someone who had a stake in the world (albeit small), to someone who doesn’t know how long it will be before I am completely penniless has demonstrated this to me. 265 more words