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Vietnamese dong banknotes. MANAN VATSYAYANA / AFP via Getty Images Vietnam has just struck a deal with the US Treasury Department: we won’t weaken the dong if you remove us from the dreaded list of “currency manipulators”. It is in fact a bigger victory for Hanoi than the government of Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính …

Banks and other financial services companies face a more assertive Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that has weathered constitutional challenges, leadership changes and political wrangling in its first decade. The CFPB is celebrating its 10th anniversary on Wednesday, ending a tumultuous period in which it established historic mortgage rules after the financial crisis, attempted to regulate …

Suntory CEO Takeshi Niinami told CNN Business in an exclusive interview Monday that his company has decided not to sponsor the upcoming Tokyo Games, saying it was “too expensive”. “We thought we were an Olympic partner … but the economy was not up to par,” said the boss of the Japanese beverage giant, which is …

For centuries, small businesses owned by people of color have contributed to the fabric of innovation and economic growth in this country. Between 2007 and 2017, businesses owned by people of color grew 10 times faster than the overall growth rate of U.S. small businesses during the same period, and today entrepreneurs of color operate …

“Corruption, embezzlement, fraud,” Alan Greenspan, longtime chairman of the Federal Reserve once said, “are all characteristics that exist everywhere… what successful economies do is minimize. No one has ever eliminated any of this stuff. But we keep trying, which explains one of the federal government’s new bureaucracies, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which is …

Law360 (July 19, 2021, 8:08 p.m. EDT) – Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Said on Monday that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should be part of the regulatory response to emerging cryptocurrency risks and cited the bank “predatory” overdraft fee practices as an area where she hopes to see the agency’s action as it marks its …

Dive brief: LendingClub agreed last week to pay $ 18 million to resolve a three-year battle with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), which said the online lender made misleading statements to customers about the fees and whether they were approved for loans. The FTC sued LendingClub in 2018, alleging borrowers were charged a set-up fee …

OAKLAND PARK, Florida (PRWEB) July 18, 2021 National Payday Loan Relief is one of the best debt consolidation companies in the country. It aims to help debtors overcome loopholes and deadly traps of loan debt and lenders. As the debt and loan crisis grows exponentially in the United States, many families and individuals are sinking …

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A man in Prairie Village, Kansas was convicted in federal court today for engaging in two separate fraud schemes linked to millions of dollars in bogus payday loans and tax evasion totaling over $ 8 million. “After raising millions of dollars from the victims of his fraud scheme, the accused repeatedly …

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Have you ever noticed how many credit card offers you start getting when your finances are a little tight? It’s as if they know every little detail about you and like vultures circling around for the feast. This is often what it feels like even if it is not exactly the case. The reason is …