Man Arrested After Robbing Two Banks Using Nothing But an Avocado
The alleged robber made off with nearly US $8,000 from two separate incidents before his weapon was revealed to be a fruit.
Canadian Banks and Telecoms Are Collaborating on a Digital ID System
Verified.Me will allow people to consent to an institution sharing their data to verify their identity or access services.
How Banks and Lenders Are Helping Workers Affected by the Government Shutdown
Many federal workers aren't getting paid. Here’s how some banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions are helping them out.
Don’t Buy This: There's No Reason to Pay Maintenance Fees on Your Bank Account
You shouldn't have to pay your bank for the privilege of storing your money for you. Here’s how to avoid these fees entirely.
If You're Not Earning Two Percent Interest on Your Savings, You're Doing It Wrong
Rising rates are good news for savers. Here are 11 banks offering high savings rates even if you have hardly any money to save in the first place.
Wells Fargo: You Can’t Sue Because You Should Have Known We Misled You
A new legal argument from the extremely shady bank is basically: "We can't be trusted to tell the actual truth." And it might work.
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The Bailouts for the Rich Are Why America Is So Screwed Right Now
Did they prevent a full-scale collapse? Yes. Was it necessary to do it the way we did? Not at all.
Don’t Buy This: Only Suckers Pay ATM Fees
There's really no reason to pay an ATM fee ever again.
Dump Your Bank and Join a Credit Union Instead
If your bank is taking too much of your hard-earned cash in fees, all while denying you decent interest rates on your checking and savings accounts, it may be time to switch to a credit union.
Goldman Sachs Is Worried Your Rising Pay Will Hurt Rich People
The latest reminder that American capitalism is in a dark, dark place.
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
It Might Be Time to Leave Your Big Bank
On today's episode, Allie Conti considers the pros and cons of major institutions like Wells Fargo, and smaller, less popular community banks and credit unions.
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Amazon Is Too Big to Tax and It's Terrifying
The mega corporation led by the richest man in the world is flexing its political muscle more than ever. You should be worried.