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Police are searching for a White man who reportedly wore blackface while robbing a bank. The incident occurred at a PNC Bank in Perryville, Maryland, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, according to the Baltimore Sun. Police say the unidentified bank robber, who is a White male, was wearing a white coat and maroon hat and covered…

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After winning a lawsuit centered around discrimination in the workplace, a Michigan man ran into another round of discrimination from his bank. Sauntore Thomas initially sued his former employer, Enterprise Leasing Company of Detroit, for racial discrimination. Details of the lawsuit and settlement remain confidential, according to the Detroit Free Press. On Wednesday, Jan. 22,…

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On Friday, Oct. 28 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Financial Services Pipeline hosted its annual summit to address solutions to increase financial diversity in the industry due to recent declines. FSP is a coalition of financial services firms whose joint goal is to increase racial diversity within Chicago’s financial sector. The summit served as the…

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  One of the nation’s largest Black-owned banks has failed. Capitol City Bank & Trust was taken over by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance on Friday evening and appointed the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. as receiver. All depositors are now being handled by a White-owned bank located in Raleigh, North Carolina. Founded in…

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“Real Housewives of Atlanta” husband Apollo Nida, 35, was sentenced today in federal court. Nida has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison followed by five years supervised release for his involvement in a scheme that involved bank, mail and wire fraud and ID theft. Nida served time in state prison (2003 to 2009) on…

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Detroit – We should all be as lucky as Ronald Page who hit a wind fall at Bank of America when the banking institution accidentally changed the status on his account allowing him to make unlimited ATM cash overdraft withdrawals. The 55-year-old Page, took advantage of what should have been a God send, and over…

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