US lawmakers challenge Wells over overdraft charges

Bank faces regulatory battle in wake of last year’s fake accounts scandal.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

How College Students Can Avoid Overdraft and Late Fees

Over four years of school, bank charges add up to $1,016 for the average student......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcJun 19th, 2017

Wells Fargo may be in hot water again (WFC)

REUTERS/Rick WilkingWells Fargo is coming under fire again. The bank stands accused of making changes to customers' mortgages without telling them. The charges, set out in lawsuits, come as the bank attempts to recover from the re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 17th, 2017

Democratic Lawmakers Sue Trump, Handing The President Another Legal Challenge

Members of Congress say President Trump is violating the Constitution by profiting from foreign governments — without congressional consent. The more than 190 Democrats want the court to make.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJun 14th, 2017

Federal regulator is looking into allegedly inappropriate charges in Wells Fargo mortgage practices

REUTERS/Rick Wilking(ProPublica) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is conducting.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2017

Wells Fargo (WFC) Hit with Lawsuit on Discriminatory Charges

In a federal lawsuit filed against Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) on Monday, the City of Philadelphia claimed that the bank was engaged in discriminatory lending pr.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 16th, 2017

California lawmakers want to rein in Wells Fargo"s arbitration clause. But can they?

State legislators are working on a bill that would allow bank customers to sue over unauthorized accounts, a direct response to Wells Fargo's practices......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 16th, 2017

Republicans Pose Growing Challenge to Trump"s Trade Agenda

Republican lawmakers are showing increasing resistance to President Donald Trump’s trade agenda, worried that his plans could hurt exports from their states and undermine longstanding U.S. alliances......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 11th, 2017

This entrepreneur is accepting donations — for an app that helps prevent overdrafts

An app that tries to prevent you from paying overdraft fees charges a fee......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2017

Activists Challenge Wells Fargo Directors At Shareholder Action Across The Country

Actions in more than a dozen cities and letter from more than 75 organizations maintain pressure on Wells Fargo to change its behavior and make management and board changes April 25, 2017:  As Wells Fargo’s Annual Sha.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 25th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Republicans accuse CFPB of dawdling on Wells Fargo probe

Republican lawmakers escalated their accusations that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was slow to start investigating allegedly fraudulent sales practices at Well Fargo & Co., saying the agency joined in well after other regulators......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s trade agenda faces challenge in winning over Republicans

Republican lawmakers are showing increasing resistance to President Donald Trump’s trade agenda, worried that his plans could hurt exports from their states and undermine longstanding U.S. alliances......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2017

Big Banks Made a Ton of Money Last Year From ATM and Overdraft Fees

And the charges show no sign of decline ATM and overdraft fees cost .....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 23rd, 2017

Brexit Disruptors Challenge Government"s Plans in Court

With lawmakers divided in Parliament, a handful of people see the courts as their best chance at disrupting or derailing Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans for Britain’s exit from the EU......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 29th, 2017

Legislature 2017: 2 bills take aim at hospital charges

Oregon lawmakers will consider two bills during the upcoming session that take aim at how much hospitals can charge their patients. House Bill 2679, sponsored by Rep. Rob Nosse of Portland, would establish a hospital rate commission within the Or.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2017

Wells Fargo overdraft income significantly ahead of peers, FT says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 2nd, 2017

Banks’ overdraft fees have critics seeing red

New rules to curb charges may depend on political climate under Trump administration.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 2nd, 2017

Wells Fargo’s overdraft income surges ahead of rivals

Growth likely to attract interest from consumer banking regulator.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 2nd, 2017

This Week In Credit Card News: 10 Biggest Security Breaches Of 2016; Beware Of Overdraft Charges

The 10 Biggest Hacks, Breaches, and Security Stories of 2016 It's been a long, depressing, breach-filled year in the world of computer secu.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 23rd, 2016

We paid $6 billion in fees to the three biggest banks last year

CNN and SNL Financial found that Americans paid a total of $6 billion in overdraft and ATM fees to JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Video provided by Newsy  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 20th, 2016

Wells Fargo fraud charges escalate to sham insurance policies

Wells Fargo has a partnership with Prudential to sell a low-cost life insurance policy to the bank's retail customers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 10th, 2016