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Trump's Treasury Department Hands Banks a Windfall | Capital & Main
Banking is not a "financial service", according to the administration, at least with respect to massive tax cuts that rich owners of banks were hoping for.
banking  taxes  corruption  politics  finance 
august 2018 by npdoty
Mugged by a Mug Shot Online -
Detailing the business of extorting money by publicizing mugshot photos. At the end, the article presents some surprisingly positive news: voluntary efforts by Google (on SEO) and PayPal/credit card companies (on shutting off payments) have significantly diminished the business.
mugshots  privacy  google  paypal  banking  seo  public  New_York_Times_(Org) 
october 2013 by npdoty
Internet Credit Union
"The Internet Archive now has a Credit Union." Despite the lofty title, this credit union doesn't seem Internet-specific in any way.
banking  creditunion  internetarchive  from twitter_favs
june 2013 by npdoty

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