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Posts under ‘“Bail Out”’

It could be a “wonderful life”

In some ways, a casual visitor to this site could skim post titles and navigate away with the overall impression having been made that this is just another “gripe site,” focused on banks’ bad behavior.  I would have to acknowledge that this critique would be fair, on the surface, at least. Nevertheless, what motivates me […]

Share site poll finds 97% of respondents have experienced abusive treatment from a credit card company “for no reason” (meaning, the customer did not do anything wrong).

I have been watching the votes as they have come in on the site poll pertaining to whether or not credit card customers have been abused “for no reason.”  The other day, the number of total votes reached 1000.  I felt that this was a worthy milestone, and I took the opportunity to capture […]


I want to take my boy fishing, but I find I’m just wishing.

I have received some emails regarding the “Showdown in Chicago” project, and some of the items on the agenda of its organizers.  I have some comments about that. First, I did some Internet searches, and some are for, while others are critical of this organization.  Personally, I am not in favor of everything that this […]