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Greenspan Sees U.S. Interest Rates Rising Soon, Perhaps RapidlyBy: Shorebreak2 commentsRobocall Strike ForceBy: cumulus2 comments5 Common Misconceptions About FDIC Insurance ... And The Real FactsBy: pearlbrown2 commentsMelrose Credit Union UndercapitalizedBy: pearlbrown2 comments

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Posted by: Shorebreak  |   8 votes  |  2 Comments

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan forecast that interest rates will begin rising soon, perhaps rapidly. "I cannot perceive that we can maintain these read more

Posted by: Carpline  |   7 votes  |  2 Comments

Two weeks after he pleaded guilty to bank fraud and attempted bank fraud, Sean Jelen filed a civil lawsuit claiming another credit union allegedly offered him a CEO read more

Posted by: Carpline  |   2 votes  |  Comment

Some members are receiving phone and text messages stating that their debit cards have been compromised or deactivated. This could possibly be a phishing attempt to read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   5 votes  |  Comment

Those in retirement who are receiving Social Security benefits and are enrolled in Medicare may want to sit up and take notice of the latest Medicare Board of read more

Posted by: cumulus  |   6 votes  |  2 Comments

Good intentions; certainly hope it succeeds. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 30 major technology and communication companies said on Friday they are joining the read more

Posted by: Shorebreak  |   4 votes  |  Comment

The U.S. Federal Reserve has two guiding goals when designing monetary policy: maximum employment and stable inflation. But as the country's central bankers read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   5 votes  |  2 Comments

A refresher for some members of the DA community, new info for others.

Posted by: Ally6770  |   3 votes  |  Comment

According to the Medicare Board of Trustees, "If the Social Security COLA is actually zero percent for 2017, then the provisions of the Bipartisan Budget Act of read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   4 votes  |  Comment

Refresher from the FDIC on this popular topic. 

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

The latest FDIC Consumer News features simple tips on how to choose and manage a checking or savings account wisely. The Summer 2016 edition also has articles on read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

Clothing store chain Eddie Bauer said today it has detected and removed malicious software from point-of-sale systems at all of its 350+ stores in North read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

In April, Charles Robert Poore, 45, pleaded guilty to embezzlement when he was president/CEO of the $50 million Toledo Metro FCU. Judge Bissoon also ordered him read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

From Credit Union Times

Posted by: Shorebreak  |   4 votes  |  Comment

Despite banks' nudging toward online tools, many U.S. customers are not ready to give up regular visits to their nearest branch, complicating the industry's efforts read more

Posted by: cumulus  |   4 votes  |  5 Comments

Today's doom and gloom report: one famous economist, James Dale Davidson, boldly states… “We could see the end of Social Security as soon as 2017,  and there read more

Posted by: CapitalClimate  |   2 votes  |  Comment

United Bankshares has reached an agreement to buy Tysons Corner, Va.-based Cardinal Financial for $912 million in a deal that would make it one of the read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   5 votes  |  Comment

NCR technology researchers asserted they found an upgrade flaw in chip-based cards in the United States that allows hackers to rewrite the magstripe code in order read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

For the second time this year, Michigan regulators placed a credit union into conservatorship. The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services said read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  Comment

a former head teller at the $112 million Bear Paw Credit Union pleaded guilty Monday to embezzling $129,409 from the Harve, Mont. Credit union over nine read more

Posted by: Shorebreak  |   3 votes  |  Comment

Frustrated consumers who want to take their banks to court are increasingly running into a wall. More and more, the nation's biggest financial institutions are read more

Posted by: cumulus  |   5 votes  |  Comment

Article By: Scott Burns When it comes to future government spending, the future has already been written: rising interest costs will consume increases in federal read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   2 votes  |  1 Comment

From Credit Union Times: A Michigan credit union lost $1.8 million in a $145 million circular check kiting scheme that involved two other Michigan banks, according read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   4 votes  |  Comment

Refresher for some, new info for others. Q. Can you explain how Social Security benefits are calculated? I know they're based on an average of the last 35 years read more

Posted by: Ken Tumin  |   2 votes  |  1 Comment

From the WSJ: Taken together, the latest Fed release suggested a rate increase is a possibility as early as September, but the Fed won’t commit to moving until a read more

Posted by: cumulus  |   2 votes  |  1 Comment

"We are edging closer towards the point in time when it will be appropriate to raise rates further," New York Fed President William Dudley told Fox Business on read more

Posted by: Ally6770  |   3 votes  |  Comment

Fed up with clients only interested in getting the maximum tax break for themselves while doing as little as possible for their employees, he began to feel he could read more

Posted by: pearlbrown  |   4 votes  |  Comment

An examination by state and federal regulators of the undercapitalized $1.9 billion Melrose Credit Union identified unsafe and unsound banking practices, apparent read more

Posted by: Shorebreak  |   2 votes  |  Comment

In the first six months of this year, foreign central banks sold a net $192 billion of U.S. Treasury bonds, more than double the pace in the same period last year, read more

Posted by: Ken Tumin  |   3 votes  |  1 Comment

From Reuters:Japan's financial watchdog estimates that negative interest rates under the Bank of Japan's monetary easing policy will reduce profits for the read more

Posted by: cumulus  |   3 votes  |  Comment

Raising the Social Security retirement age would not mean you have to wait longer to claim benefits.

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