Wells Fargo plans to cut roughly 1,000 US jobs

REUTERS/Rick Wilking Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday it notified about 1,000 employees in its Consumer Lending and Payments, Virtual Solutions and Innovations groups of plans to eliminate their positions. Most of those affected received 60-day notices, but some received pre-notices, meaning they will get a 60-day notice sometime next year. Over the summer, […]

The Critical Points: A Wells Fargo Card Duo Is Better Than the Chase Sapphire Reserve

The Critical Points: Wells Fargo Duo Better Than Chase Sapphire Reserve Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site […]

Wells Fargo says hundreds lost homes to computing ‘error’

Software mistakes are normally little more than inconveniences, but they had particularly serious consequences for some Wells Fargo customers. An SEC filing from the bank has revealed that a “calculation error” in its mortgage loan modification underwriting tool led to about 625 customers either being denied loan changes or not receiving offers when they would […]

Daily Podcast: Chris Gets Quoted, The Grudge, Meet Jimmy, Star Wars, Fargo, McDonalds, Netflix, & Spider-Verse

On the August 3, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista discuss the latest film and TV news, including The Grudge remake, Meet Jimmy, Star Wars Episode 9, Fargo Season 4, the McDonalds Monopoly Fraud movie, Netflix Calibrated mode, and Kraven the […]

Wells Fargo is launching a new rewards credit card to go toe-to-toe with the popular Chase Sapphire Reserve

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Wells Fargo Wells Fargo is launching a new rewards credit card, a revamped iteration of its Propel Card. The card will earn 3x points per dollar spent on […]

Other American banks may have misbehaved as Wells Fargo did. Which ones?

Role model IF THERE is a single example of how dramatically the regulatory environment has changed for American banks in the past 18 months, it may be the trickle of information that has recently emerged about an inquiry into their sales practices. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), a banking watchdog, began […]

Brian Fargo would like his Robot Cache to ‘be the Steam of blockchain games’

Brian Fargo is the founder of Interplay Entertainment, a studio known for role-playing games like Wasteland and The Bard’s Tale, and InXile Entertainment (Wasteland 2 and Torment: Tides of Numenera). Now his new company, Robot Cache, wants to use blockchain to change the way people own digital games. Speaking today at our GamesBeat Summit 201…Read […]

TV Bits: ‘Fargo’ Season 4, ‘Fahrenheit 451’, ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ Season 2, and More

In this edition of TV Bits: An update on Fargo season 4 HBO announces a premiere date for Fahrenheit 451 Happy Holidays! Hallmark will debut 34 new Christmas movies in 2018 The line-up for Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity has been announced Margot Robbie will produce a Shakespeare anthology series with a female spin A behind-the-scenes look at […]

Bill Hader and Alec Berg on How ‘Fargo’ and ‘Boogie Nights’ Influenced ‘Barry’ [Interview]

Imagine you’re staring down the barrel of a gun, and the man pulling the trigger is the guy who played Stefon on Saturday Night Live. Of course in the world of Barry, no one knows Bill Hader from TV and he’s playing Barry, a professional hitman. On a job in L.A., Barry discovers an acting […]

Wells Fargo suffers a rare punishment—a cap on assets

ON HER way out, Janet Yellen, who stood down as the Federal Reserve’s chair on February 2nd, paused to add yet another sanction to those already imposed on Wells Fargo for foisting unwanted insurance and banking products on clients. The latest punishment is a highly unusual one. Wells will be blocked from adding assets to […]