Have you heard about LIBOR? If so, you might be thinking it's: (a) The name of the new Spiderman movie villain, (b) The second cousin to Lex Luthor, or (c) A baby name option for the next addition to the Nicolas Cage family. With a funny sounding name like "Libor" it could [...]
You might say I have a little inside information about the SEC. I spent several years there before I was a "recovering attorney" -- first as lawyer in the Enforcement Division who investigated a variety of securities fraud cases and then as Deputy Director of Public Affairs, where I dealt with reporters all day about [...]
Funny or Die's Presidential Reunion from Will Ferrell But I still miss the late Phil Hartman as Ronald Reagan. As for financial regulation? Do we really have to go over this again -- just call Brooksley Born, Elizabeth Warren and Sheila Bair. Oh, and I call dibs on that ambassadorship to France!
While I'm trying to get some book writing work down today, here's some excellent reading -- I just wish I had some time to weigh in on all these right now! -- Why the Game Change guys who want you to believe that Elizabeth Edwards is a crazy bitch are wrong. -- Who knew Cindy [...]
Last week, I received a notice about my Citibank Mastercard. It seems that something around 13 percent wasn't enough interest to charge me for any balances I carried on the card. I wasn't worried because I don't carry a balance. I'm pretty good about monitoring how I use my card and pay off the balance [...]