Financial Cents: Posts About History
Lions and tigers and allegories for the bimetallist fiscal policy and turn of the century agrarian political movements, oh my!
Posted on: August 24, 2018
From the "OG" Ponzi himself through "Count Victor Lustig" (we're pretty sure he was a vampire too) and all-time favorite Bernie Madoff, these are the 12 biggest financial scandals of all time!
Posted on: June 11, 2018
Before credit scores were invented in the 1950's, lenders took a much more social approach to determining creditworthiness.
Posted on: April 26, 2018
Some financial lessons for Marvel Studios as they move into a new phase following Avengers: Infinity War.
Posted on: April 25, 2018
Over the past decade, the Best Picture Award's relationship to box office success has completely flipped.
Posted on: March 01, 2018
Turns out that a number of famous U.S. Presidents weren't so great at managing their personal finances.
Posted on: February 19, 2018
Credit and credit cards have become a part of everyday life for most Americans. Odds are you have one in your wallet right now. So what is credit anyway? If you’re in need of a bad credit loan, our look at the history of credit cards may be of great interest to you.
Posted on: July 29, 2016