Feb 13, 2012 The Obama administration and nearly every U.S. state are reportedly ready to settle for $26 billion with five of the country's largest banks over allegations of abusive foreclosure practices.
Feb 13, 2012 A settlement has been reached between state attorneys general and five major banks, but the problems of the housing market in the U.S. are far from over.
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.
Heidi N. Moore
Dec 28, 2011 From pesky hidden fees to the status of Dodd-Frank financial reform, from the impact of Europe's debt crisis to lending -- we look back at the year in banking.
Dec 16, 2011 Do we go the safe route or the private one?