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Barclays Shareholders Think Ethics, Bonuses


Barclays continues its efforts of trying to repair its image. Can CEO Antony Jenkins pull it off?

3 Money Trends That May Affect You

March 28, 2013

The recession has resulted in new credit scoring models and borrowing options.

National Consumer Protection Week

March 5, 2013

It’s the 15th Annual National Consumer Protection Week. Here’s where to find resources for credit cards, banks and other financial products.

ING Direct: Just Call Us Capital One 360

February 5, 2013

For ING Direct’s one million customers, there’s a new player in the game and it’s a familiar credit card name: Capital One

Despite High Hopes, US Holiday Retail Sales Weak

December 26, 2012

Those holding out hopes that the holiday season would boost the economy are disappointed with the less than one percent retail sales growth.

October is National Women’s Small Business Month

October 3, 2012

October is Women’s Small Business Month. Women now own 50% of all small businesses in the U.S.

MoneyGram Unveils its Digital Wallet

October 1, 2012

MoneyGram just made it easy to make P2P transfers using a smartphone.

Small Businesses Still Have Credit Woes

September 14, 2012

The economy has been especially difficult for small business owners around the nation. Now, new legislation could ease some of those burdens for owners.

Is Time Right for MasterCard World Elite?

September 12, 2012

Imagine living the life of a rock star. Or Donald Trump. MasterCard World Elite can make it happen – if you can afford it, of course.

Unemployment Filings Up by 2,000

August 16, 2012

It just wouldn’t be American politics if the dems and pubs didn’t bicker on the latest job numbers. In a tough economy, though, there are some saying a 2,000 increase in unemployment filings isn’t a bad thing.

Americans Reduced Credit Card Usage

May 11, 2012

Consumer spending defines 70 percent of the economy and it’s been rising at an impressive pace this past year. It appears they’re using cash far more often than their credit cards.