Know What Is Going On!

Hamilton Mortgage

If you would like more information about the mortgage opportunities available to you, we can cut through the confusion and make it all very simple! In todays market, obtaining a mortgage has become very complex. Hamilton Mortgage Company aims to ensure that obtaining a mortgage is made as simple as possible. Whether purchasing a home, […]

Banks Can Still Play a Key Role in Payment Disruption

Banks and other traditional payment companies need to keep an open mind when assessing the market today as new entrants build systems to disrupt the old models, said Christine Cumming, first vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The important question is: What makes banks so special in todays world? she asked […]

Where the Next Financial Crisis Will Come From

The next financial crisis wont come from the banking sector. Thats the message implicit in the latest report on the global financial sector from the Financial Stability Board, the group that monitors whats happening with the worlds money flow. Instead, its very likely to come from the massive and growing shadow banking sectoran area mostly […]

Dave Ramsey: Mother-in-law needs a push toward financial independence

Dear Dave, My mother-in-law is in poor health and doesn#x2019;t have a lot of money. She has been giving us a lot of her earnings over the last couple of years as a kind of early inheritance, because she#x2019;s afraid she#x2019;ll spend it all. We#x2019;re setting it aside in a savings account in case she […]

White Way Sign Files For Bankruptcy

White Way Sign, the 98-year-old company responsible for some of Chicagos most iconic marquees, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week. The company lists $10 million in assets against $50 million in liabilities. Irish Immigrant Thomas Flannery founded White Way in 1916, taking its name from the Great White Way nickname of New York […]

5 Things You Might Not Know About Uber

The ride-sharing service Uber is available in more than 150 US cities (not to mention many more across 43 countries), so theres a good chance youve used Uber, or heard of it, at the very least. There are plenty of opinions out there about Uber. Some people swear by it. Others have had experiences so […]

JP Morgan faces US currency trading probe

JP Morgan Chase, the largest bank in the US, has revealed it is under investigation over currency trading. The firm said the US Department of Justice (DoJ) had launched a criminal investigation, while other regulators are running civil investigations. It added that possible losses from all its the legal proceedings could total $5.9bn (£3.7bn). A […]

Hampden County Physician Associates bankruptcy hearing postponed

SPRINGFIELD Clarity on the future of Hampden County Physician Associates, its doctors, its patients and its assets will have to wait at least one more day. A hearing onHampden County Physician Associates bankruptcy case set for Monday morning at the federal courthouse in Springfield was postponed until noon Tuesday, Nov. 4. US Bankruptcy Judge Henry […]

4 Common (but Untrue) Myths about Financial Advisors

Myth 1: Financial advice is only for the rich One of the most persistent beliefs that people hold about financial advice is that its only for people with a lot of money to spend or invest. On the contrary, a financial advisor can help people of all income levels. It starts with basic financial planning, […]

Aussie: worst performing currency against US dollar this week

The reason for the discrepancy is an emerging currency war where struggling major economies such as Europe and Japan are easing monetary policy in an attempt to spur business lending and lower their currencies to make their exporters more competitive. The Reserve Bank of Australia also noted its continued concern about the level of the […]

Previous Posts