Finance News Page 2

This is page #2 of the finance news archives.

Parisians Pawning Valuables During Tough Economy

  • CNN reports that more Parisians are turning to pawn shops to help with cash flow during the tough economy. Read more... 2012-05-11

  • $640 Million Jackpot Leads to Surge in Lottery Ticket Purchases

  • The $640 million Mega Millions jackpot is the largest in the world. Read more... 2012-03-30

  • Mark Zuckerberg Facing $2 Billion Tax Bill For Facebook Stock Option Purchase

  • CNN reports that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg may be facing a $2 billion tax bill in connection with the company's IPO. Read more... 2012-02-10

  • Jean-Paul Gaultier and Dillon Gage Partner for Designer Gold Bars

  • Dillon Gage and Jean-Paul Gaultier have partnered for designer gold bars. Read more... 2012-01-27

  • S&P Downgrades Credit Rating of Nine Eurozone Nations, Including France and Italy

  • The Guardian is reporting that Standard & Poor's is downgrading the credit rating of nine eurozone nations. Read more... 2012-01-13

  • $5 a Gallon Gas a Possibility Later This Year

  • Five dollars a gallon gas is a possibility later this year. Read more... 2012-01-03

  • Man Tries to Spend Fake $1 Million Bill at Walmart

  • A man tried to use a fake $1 million bill at a Walmart in Lexington, N. Read more... 2012-01-01

  • Bank Transfer Day is November 5th

  • Bank Transfer Day is a movement encouraging people to swtich away from large banks like Bank of America, Citi and Wells Fargo. Read more... 2011-11-04

  • Bank of America Backs Off Debit Usage Fee Plan

  • Bank of America has backed off plans to implement a $5 monthly debit card usage fee. Read more... 2011-11-01

  • Report: Bank of America May Offer Ways for Customers to Avoid $5 Debit Card Fee

  • CNN/Money is reporting that Bank of America is considering offering new ways for customers to avoid its $5 a month debit card fee. Read more... 2011-10-28

  • Perth Mint Unveils World's Largest Gold Coin

  • The Perth Mint in Australia has unveiled the world's largest gold coin. Read more... 2011-10-28

  • Occupy Wall Street Protests Enter Third Week, Permanent Camp Setting Up Near Wall Street

  • The Occupy Wall Street movement had new been going on for three weeks. Read more... 2011-10-09

  • Joe Biden Criticizes Bank of America For Introducing New Debit Card Fee

  • The Huffington Post reports that Vice President Joe Biden has criticized Bank of America for adding a debit card fee in a speech given at the Washington Ideas Forum at the Newseum in Washington, D. Read more... 2011-10-07

  • Athens, Greece Shuts Down as Massive Strikes and Protests Sweep City

  • Athens, Greece is prety much shut down today due to massive protests over austerity measures put into effect as a condition for an IMF bailout of the the country, which has major economic woes. Read more... 2011-10-05

  • Citi Hikes Checking Account Fees

  • CNN reports that Citibank is raising checking account fees. Read more... 2011-10-05

  • Customers Outraged by New Monthly Bank of America Debit Card Fee

  • Some customers are angry at Bank of America's new debit card fee. Read more... 2011-10-01

  • Thousands Protest Against Bank of America, 24 People Arrested

  • The Boston Herald reports that thousands of people took to the streets in Boston to protest against Bank of America's foreclosure policies. Read more... 2011-10-01

  • Bank of America to Add $5 Monthly Debit Card Fee

  • Reuters reports that bank of America is going to start charging users $5 a month for debit card use. Read more... 2011-09-30

  • Surge in Foreclosures Expected. Defaults Surged 33% in August

  • A new wave of foreclosures is on the way. Read more... 2011-09-15