I am constantly amused by those people who claim there is some vast “conspiracy” in this country when it comes to banks, balance sheets, and fraudulent lending and accounting.
There is no conspiracy.
It is, in fact, “in your face” fraud.
The FDIC does us the courtesy of explaining it virtually every Friday night, right on their web page.
I am simply going to take last night’s bank closures, which numbered four. One [...]