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    Lincoln Savings and Loan Association Summary In 1978, Charles Keating, Jr. founded the American Continental Corp. and used it to acquire the Lincoln Savings and Loan Association in 1984 with the promises to retain the Lincoln management team, not expand with brokered deposits, and maintain focus on residential home loans. Five years later, Keating’s obvious deviation from these promises and subsequent involvement in high-risk land development projects led to the Federal Home Loan Bank Board to

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    Daniel’s conduct as a director of Berle Saving & Loan Association was not ethical. The problem stems from his background as being both a director for one company while being a business partner of Josh and Brad. This causes a conflict because there is an interlocking directorate. Daniel is in a high position in Berle where he is able to influence decisions made towards his own interests. Since he is a business partner of Josh, he overstepped his boundaries to help Josh and Brad. With this intention

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    Business skills for life has taught me many important life skills. We have covered career planning skills such as making a resume or cover letter and completing a job interview. It has also taught me the value and importance of a budget and how to make one. Another life skill that we talked about was the different ways to save money. An important topic in society today that we covered was consumer credit since the accumulation of credit cards and credit card debt is becoming an epidemic in America

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    Combined, they held over $666 Million assets and served almost ½ million members. Some of their advantages are:  Offer consumer or installments loans to their members at competitive interest rates.  Hold a significant share of the automobile loans in the Dallas market.  Provide share drafts to their members.  Hold substantial funds in member savings accounts. The Organization The Republic National Bank is a progressive and growth-oriented organization whose focus has been customer related since

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    * Most RB’s have ATMs, Remittance services, Peso and Dollar Accounts, Checking accounts, Time Deposits, Micro financing loans and OFW placement loan packages. 4. Quasi Banks a. Non-bank quasi bank Investment House P20 Million b. Investment House not Non-bank quasi bank P20 Million http://beginnersinvest.about.com/od/banking/a/investment-bank.htm II. NON-BANK FINANCIAL

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    Chapter 1 1- Why are financial markets important to the health of the economy? Because they channel funds from those who do not have a productive use for them to those who do, thereby resulting in higher economic efficiency. 2- When interest rates rise, how might businesses and consumers change their economic behavior? Businesses would cut investment spending because the cost of financing this spending is now higher, and consumers would be less likely to purchase a house or a car because the

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    The False Claims Act

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    On October 24, 2012 the Unites States of America filed a lawsuit against the Bank of America Corporation for selling toxic mortgages to Fanny Mae and Freddy Mac which cost the taxpayers more than $1 billion dollars. The lawsuit sought penalties under two laws; the False Claims Act, which is normally used to target fraud against the government, and the 1989 FIRREA Law. FIRREA does not usually hold up in court, but the government is once again relying on it because of the financial crisis as a possibility

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    CenTrust Bank Scandal CenTrust, first called Dade Federal Savings and Loan, was founded in 1934 during the Great Depression and eventually became a stalwart of the South Florida business establishment. By the early 1980s, Miami had a corporate community that any city would envy. The companies were large and growing. They contributed mightily to local causes. They virtually invented a skyline where none existed as late as the early 1980s. CenTrust Bank and David Paul gave huge sums of money and much

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    The Savings & Loans crisis of the 1980s produced the biggest collapse of US financial institutions since the Great Depression. It emerged due to volatile interest rate climate in late 1970s when depositors withdrew from these S&L institutions in large number and put them in money market funds where they could get higher returns as these money market funds were not under the purview of Regulation Q which restricted the interest these S&Ls could offer to their depositors. 1) How did the crisis begin

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    This turned into a crisis which cost tax payers about $124 billion and many people their life savings. One inside job that occurred in the 1980s involved Charles Keating. The documentary briefly touches on this subject, but I decided to delve a little deeper into the matter in order to see if it was truly worth mentioning. Lincoln Savings and the Keating Five was overtaken by the American Continental Corporation. Before Keating became in power, the company was regulated

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