John Andrew Holmes: Gift-Giving to Retailers

Posted by admin on Saturday, December 20, 2014

John Andrew Holmes Money Quotation saying that we give without restraint in the short time between black Friday and Christmas Eve – our biggest gift to retail stores. John Andrew Holmes said:

The Christmas season has come to mean the period when the public plays Santa Claus to the merchants
– John Andrew Holmes

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Laurie Halse Anderson: Admit Failure, Divide Money

Posted by admin on Friday, December 19, 2014

Laurie Halse Anderson Money Quotation saying we could have an alternative Christmas if we simply admit failure and divide the dough and split. Laurie Halse Anderson said:

It’s a shame we just can’t admit that we have failed at family living, sell the house, split up the money, and get on with our lives. Merry Christmas
– Laurie Halse Anderson

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Ebenezer Scrooge: Threatening Disinheritance

Posted by admin on Thursday, December 18, 2014

Money Quotation by Charles Dickens character Ebenezer Scrooge, in ‘A Christmas Carol’ annoyed, warned his cheerful nephew that he will not inherit the misers fortune. Ebenezer Scrooge said:

As for you, nephew, if you were in my will, I’d disinherit you!

– Ebenezer Scrooge

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Elizabeth Warren: Big Company Lobbyists & Lawyers

Posted by admin on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying voters elected congress to protect the interest of taxpayers and not the interests of Wall Street banks. Elizabeth Warren said:

The American people sent us here. Republicans, democrats, and independents. They sent us here to stand up for them, to stand up for taxpayers, to protect the economy. Nobody sent us here to stand up for Citigroup — Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren: Taxpayer Funded Bailouts

Posted by admin on Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation warning of omnibus spending bill language that allows derivatives trading by banks and requires government bailouts to cover losses. Elizabeth Warren said:

This legal change could trigger more taxpayer (funded) bailouts and could ultimately threaten our entire economy – but it will also make a lot of money for Wall Street banks
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren on Washington Power $

Posted by admin on Monday, December 15, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying provisions of the Omnibus spending bill provided by Wall Street lobbyists protect powerful banks. Elizabeth Warren said:

This fight isn’t about conservatives or liberals, it’s not about democrats or republicans, it’s about money – and it’s about power right here in Washington

– Elizabeth Warren

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Bernie Sanders: Break Up Big Banks

Posted by admin on Sunday, December 14, 2014

Bernie Sanders Money Quotation saying big banks wield too much control over Congress, so they must be divided into smaller banks. Bernie Sanders said:

It is not Congress which regulates Wall Street, but Wall Street that regulates Congress. The Solution: The major Wall Street banks must be broken up, and I will introduce legislation to do that
– Bernie Sanders

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Steven Wright: Borrowing Dollars for Sugar

Posted by admin on Saturday, December 13, 2014

Steven Wright Money Quotation saying a small amount of food is so expensive it takes a cup of money to afford it. Steven Wright said:

I went to the bank and asked to borrow a cup of money. They said, ‘What for?’ I said, ‘I’m going to buy some sugar.’
– Steven Wright

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