New York City cuts ties with Wells Fargo

Earlier this year, reports began to emerge that New York City was considering becoming the next in a string of cities and states that cut ties with Wells Fargo in the wake of the bank’s fake account scandal.

And Wednesday, that’s exactly what happened, as New York City’s mayor and comptroller announced that the city is ending its business relationship with Wells Fargo.

According to the office of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, the city is suspending its relationship with Wells Fargo due to the bank’s failure to meet its requirements under the Community Reinvestment Act.

Read on.


One response to “New York City cuts ties with Wells Fargo

  1. Reblogged this on California freelance paralegal and commented:
    This has to be one of the few times that I agree with something that Bill de Blasio has done. If more big cities in the United States would do the same thing it might convince Wells Fargo and the other big banks to clean up their act.

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