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Natasha Mayers’s wide-ranging vision

For outspoken artist and activist Natasha Mayers, art, politics, and life are seamlessly interconnected for mutual benefit.
Postcards from the conscience
By BRITTA KONAU  |  February 15, 2013
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What your dollars need to know about maine accounts

When you move to a new city, you need your money as accessible as it can be — especially if you're lucky enough to get a refund from the finance office after your student loans come through.
Bank check
By CHELSEA COOK  |  September 14, 2012
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Banks suck

It is no longer a question of whether Wall Street and the rest of the international finance system is corrupt.
Plus, the Bain of Romney's existence
By EDITORIAL  |  July 20, 2012
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Financial Reform Proposals(1)

Won't somebody think of the Beanie Baby ladies?
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By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  May 25, 2012
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How They Lost $2 Billion

Let's start with the magic bean derivatives ...
Big Fat Whale
By  |  May 18, 2012
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Photos: Occupy Boston protesters rally with unions, veterans, and more

Occupy  Boston protesters march alongside Veterans for Peace, as well as other activist groups such as Jobs with Justice and the AFL-CIO, at Downtown Crossing on October 13, 2011.
Downtown Crossing | October 13, 2011
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 14, 2011


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Bank of America's Future Plans

America's favorite unfeeling corporate bank has some new ideas.
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By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  October 07, 2011
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Put your money where your home is

FDIC statistics show that in Cumberland County, more than 80 percent of the market share of deposits is in TD Bank, Key Bank, or Bank of America.
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By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  September 16, 2011
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Do you accept this fee?

How much do you spend in ATM fees? Maine consumers are paying more — by one estimate, the average per-transaction charge has risen from $1.50 in 2006 to $2.35 last year.
Maine ATMs pack a wallop on your wallet
By JEFF INGLIS  |  June 24, 2011
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Keep your money in Maine

You're short on cash. Local businesses are short on cash. But you probably didn't know that even your local bank is short on cash.
What banking locally can do for you, for the state, and for the overall economy
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 24, 2011
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Boston activists infiltrate bankers' convention

On Tuesday, I got a tip to tail a fleet of activists to the Hynes Convention Center while they infiltrated the American Bankers Association's Business Expo and Director's Forum.
Foreclose on this
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 16, 2010