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Fun Fact: Not One Crooked Banker Has Gone to Jail

Not one of the executives at any of the 10 or so giant international investment banks in the U.S. and Europe that imploded the financial system five years ago by using illegal trading methods has gone to jail, or even been prosecuted. Why hasn't more been done? That's a good, and frustrating, question.
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Are You Working Yourself to Death? (Probably)

What will you risk to get ahead? We live in culture that applauds overworking. Commonly heard complaints, such as "I am killing myself at work" usually get met with a pat on the back rather than a look of concern. Although, it's rare that even extreme cases of overworking lead to death, it's not unheard of. And this mentality isn't going anywhere. Any change in corporate culture will not take place overnight, especially in environments where excessive hours are a long-held tradition.
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Loonar Eclipse

For snowbirds looking to make their annual sojourn to southern U.S. climates, this recent weakness in the canuck buck couldn't have come at a worse time. My advice for those who are going to be looking to convert Loonies for greenbacks is to stagger those purchases over the next few months.
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Biggest U.S. Bank To Slash 10,000 Jobs

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Bank of America Corp. is cutting 3,500 jobs, the latest sign that the banking industry is becoming smaller, simpler and less profitable.It's quite a transformation from the go-go days...
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TD Bank Bets Big On Credit Cards

TORONTO - TD Bank has agreed to buy the Canadian credit card business of Bank of America Corp., bulking up its position in the cards segment of the Canadian consumer debt market, an area where it has...