NY Regulators Say 11 Lenders To Monitor Vacant PropertiesThe banks, mortgage companies and credit unions represent nearly 70 percent of the New York market and will adopt practices to limit the damage from so-called "zombie properties."
Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean EnergyPresident Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.
3 Men Plead Guilty To Roles In Vast Tri-State Area ATM Skimming RingThree New York City men pleaded guilty Tuesday to roles in an ATM skimming ring that stole millions of dollars from U.S. bank customers, federal authorities in New Jersey said Tuesday.
Wells Fargo Settles Complaint Over Alleged Sex Harassment By Loan OfficerWells Fargo Bank announced Wednesday that it has settled a civil rights complaint, in which a New Jersey woman who was seeking a loan claimed a bank employee pressured her for sex.
Seen At 11: Direct Mobile Payments Catching OnYou can now use your smartphone to settle up the check at dinner or pay the baby sitter or the person who mows your lawn.
AG Schneiderman Sues Wells Fargo For Failing To Comply With Mortgage SettlementSimilar action was being sought against Bank of America but has been suspended after the bank and the AG reached an agreement.
Schneiderman To Sue Wells Fargo Over Mortgage SettlementThe nation's largest home lender has failed to comply with the terms of last year's national mortgage settlement, Schneiderman said.
Cops: Same Man Robbed Linden, Greenwich BanksThe robber struck a Wells Fargo in Linden on Aug. 20 before hitting a People's United Bank in Greenwich eight days later.
N.Y. Attorney General: Banks Dropped The Ball On Loan Modification ApplicationsThe New York State Attorney General’s office has announced plans to sue Bank of America and Wells Fargo for violating the terms of a $26 million mortgage settlement.
Threatening Letters Containing White Powder Sent To Manhattan Banks Five of the envelopes were sent to Wells Fargo banks, one was sent to JP Morgan Chase headquarters and another was sent to the mayor's office and ended up in a mailroom on Gold Street.
Bank Of America Cancels Plan To Charge Debit Card FeeThe news comes after other major banks, including Chase and Wells Fargo, said last week that they were canceling tests of similar fees.
Judge Lifts Holds On New Jersey ForeclosuresA New Jersey judge has ruled that four major banks can resume uncontested foreclosure actions in the state under court monitoring.