East Bay College District To Divest From Big BanksThe Peralta Community College District Board of Trustees voted this week to move its money from large, for-profit banks to community-based banks and credit unions.
About The Bay: Switching From Bank To Credit Union Not That EasyKCBS' Mike Sugerman tried to make the switch himself, during his travels About the Bay, but he found that it's not nearly as simple as it might seem.
Protesters Take Grievances Over Local Foreclosures Directly To San Francisco BanksDozens of protesters marched into national banks in San Francisco's Excelsior District Saturday and gave them a letter of demands in response to the number of impending foreclosures in the neighborhood.
Tips In Case You Make The Switch This Bank Transfer DayIf you decide to switch from a large corporate bank to a smaller financial institution on 'Bank Transfer Day', here are some helpful tips for moving your money.
Protesters Converge On Bay Area Banks On 'Bank Transfer Day'Protesters converged on banks across the Bay Area on the Saturday dubbed 'Bank Transfer Day.'
Walnut Creek Protesters Encouraging 'Bank Transfer Day' ParticipationMore than 50 people gathered in downtown Walnut Creek Saturday morning to protest and encourage people to remove their money from various corporate banks.
Successful South Bay Businessman Joins Bank Transfer Movement Well-known Silicon Valley businessman Mike Fox, Sr., a beer magnate and philanthropist, was to announce on Friday his plans to divest his long-held personal account with Bank of America.
ConsumerWatch: Should You Switch On National Bank Transfer Day?Activists have marked Saturday, November 5th as Bank Transfer Day. With more than 40 dedicated Facebook pages, thousands of YouTube videos, and a top trending topic on Twitter, Bank Transfer Day seems to have everyone talking.