A Baltimore teacher, who is White, said that Wells Fargo rejected her bank card designed with the words "Black Lives Matter" and an image of a raised fist. She added that a customer service rep said the company didn't want to be associated with any "antisocial and offensive" organizations.

Rachel Nash, who is white, created the bank card art as a means of expressing her disgust with the death of Freddie Gray and her endearment for BLM.

Last week, Wells Fargo Bank agreed to pay $185 million in fines and refund customers some $2.5 million. Why? Mellody: It’s pretty straightforward. Some employees at Wells Fargo were caught illegally signing customers up for products – credit cards, deposit accounts, other items – that they had not requested. According to Wells Fargo, the company’s […]


According to The Houston Chronicle, Wells Fargo was fined $185 million yesterday (September 8th) for its employees secretly setting up fake accounts without customers’ consent for years. These included credit cards that were issued, accounts that were opened, and online banking services that were signed up for, and customers only found out about it when […]

The Afrikan Black Coalition successfully persuaded the Chief Investment Officer for the Univ. of California to sell their prison stocks.

Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly robbed a Wells Fargo Bank on Saturday. The FBI-Houston Division offers details the…


Up to 4.3 million mortgage borrowers who were foreclosed on in 2009 and 2010 will have a chance to request an independent review of how their foreclosure was handled. However, very few have taken advantage of the program.  Last chance! The program has been extended for three months.  CNNMoney.com has the story.  Read More:


Everyone is not happy with the $26 billion mortgage settlement deal, which will settle charges of mortgage fraud. Liberals say the deal offers too little relief and doesn’t cover enough people. While, conservatives say the deal unfairly rewards those who miss payments. CNN.com has the story.

Time to protect yourself and be more aware of your surroundings because Wells Fargo reports that crooks are impersonating relatives or friends and asking for rescue funds.  Dubbed the “Grandma Scam,” a new type of crime is sweeping the nation and costing unwitting consumers untold thousands of dollars. Here’s how it works: the crook contacts […]

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