Marketplace Index for Thursday, December 15, 2011

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Lots of not-so-terrible news was enough to put markets in positive territory today, but not by much. It gives us a chance to take a step back and talk about something different, like the $34-trillion bond market.

Checking in on the Bond Market

Lots of not-so-terrible news was enough to put markets in positive territory today, but not by much. It gives us a chance to take a step back and talk about something different. Bonds.
Posted In: bonds, mortgage

Chase clarifies checking account fees

Three banks unveil a new three-page checking account guide. Experts hope a new era of simplified disclosure will follow.
Posted In: bank regulations, checking account, Chase, fees, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau