Jan 20, 2012 After refinancing my house with a low-rate, conventional 15-year mortgage, I received an offer to set up bi-weekly or weekly payments. What are the benefits and pitfalls of such a plan? Ron, Richmond Hill, GA
Jan 20, 2012 A review of the week's biggest business news. This week: News of a debt deal for Greece and what U.S. bank earnings says about the industry in the future.
Jan 17, 2012 Wells Fargo announced a 20 percent yearly profit today, making money on its mortgage business. But Citigroup stumbled as trading revenue dips for stocks and bonds.
Jan 13, 2012 J.P. Morgan Chase reported its earnings were down 23 percent today. What does this mean for the rest of the big banks?
Jan 10, 2012 Security officials from Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are expected to discuss creating a data center that would be responsible for sifting through mounds of secret bank information to signal whether any cyber attacks could happen.
Jan 4, 2012 While some banks are being encourage to lend more, pressure is also coming from regulators to crack down on riskier customers.
Jan 3, 2012 Other banks are also choosier about which businesses they lend to, and how much.
Jan 2, 2012 The Dow’s best- and worst-performing stocks of 2011.
Dec 30, 2011 Verizon's had its "B of A moment," reversing on its decision to add a new fee after customers retaliated.