NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries

NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries North Carolina's budget director told the state education agency in October that it should not plan to pay agency salaries with money that was intended to help improve student reading. But the Department of Public Instruction tried anyway, requesting … Read more on Charlotte […]

Hard Money Comes Easy as Wall Street Funds Home Flippers

Hard Money Comes Easy as Wall Street Funds Home Flippers The foray represents a deepening bet on the housing market by Wall Street-backed companies, many of which have built rental-home empires during the past three years and started specialty-lending businesses to finance smaller investors. Big firms with … Read more on Bloomberg Stocks leap as Wall […]

Weekly Money: Round-up of the personal finance stories you may have missed …

Weekly Money: Round-up of the personal finance stories you may have missed … Christopher Woolard, director of strategy and competition at the Financial Conduct Authority said: “The decisions consumers make about what to do with their pension pot are important and in some instances these choices are irreversible. We want to … Read more on […]

Wall Street’s Record Midterm Money Flows to Republicans

Wall Street's Record Midterm Money Flows to Republicans “If Wall Street is in fact the largest contributor to the midterms, it is precisely because of its true concern for the future of our country,” said Dan Lufkin, who co-founded investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and has donated to candidates … Read more on Bloomberg […]

Power, Money, and Wall Street : Documentary on The Problems of Wall Street and Big Money 1

Power, Money, and Wall Street : Documentary on The Problems of Wall Street and Big Money 1. 2014 Education is a fundamental and integral part of our society … Video Rating: 5 / 5 Russell Brand and around 200 Occupy Wall Street protesters descended onto New York City’s financial district, where the celebrity called for […]