Oct 11, 2013 Americans used to believe that when you retired, your house should be paid off. That was, of course, before the refinancing boom.
Oct 8, 2013 While the big banks have mostly paid the money back, small community banks are now struggling.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 26, 2013 The record settlement could help the bank avoid future lawsuits.
Sep 24, 2013 The S&P Case Shiller home price index indicates that housing prices continue to recover.
Sep 20, 2013 We call it TBTF. The government calls it SIFI. Which companies can threaten the economy if they go bust?
Sep 17, 2013 Mortgage lenders fueled the financial collapse by marketing subprime loans to people who couldn't afford them. They disappeared as the housing market crashed, but subprime mortgages could return.
Sep 6, 2013 Traditional wisdom says you should pay off your mortgage before you retire, but sometimes that's not the best choice.
Aug 19, 2013 JPMorgan Chase is facing six federal investigations or lawsuits, in line to unseat Bank of America as the bank with the most legal problems.
Aug 19, 2013 The SEC is looking into whether the investment bank hired the children of powerful Chinese leaders in an effort to win business.
Aug 13, 2013 Big banks are in the cross hairs of the Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission, as authorities push for tougher punishment for misbehavior.