I’ve been a major dissenter against Citigroup, Citicorp, Citibank… whatever you want to call them, for many years. They were the poster child of bad banks, falling apart to the point of nonexistence and taking this country and many other countries down with them. As they fumbled around trying to recover, I felt almost gleeful […]

Faced with the loss of many millions from the ending of all those bank fees due to being overdrawn, many banks are coming out with new ways to stick it to consumers so that they can build up their coffers once more. Of course last November I wrote about Citibank and Bank of America raising […]

Well, I guess it had to happen eventually. After Citigroup finally posted its first profit in a very long time, the Treasury Department finally feels it’s time to shed itself of all that stock that they bought when Citigroup was in trouble. How much are we talking about? The government, which by extension means we […]