More quotes from Elizabeth Warren

  • If large financial institutions can break the law and accumulate million in profits – and, if they get caught, settle by paying out of those profits – they do not have much incentive to follow the law.”

  • Credit card agreements run as long as 30 pages, and it’s 30 pages of largely incomprehensible text.”

  • Credit cards are like snakes: Handle ’em long enough, and one will bite you.”

  • No matter how good a deal sounds, if your name goes on the bottom line, you need to understand it and be sure you’ll be able to pay.  You are responsible for yourself forever.  Forever.”

  • Writing laws based on an abstract theory, rather than reality, is a dangerous undertaking.”

  • In America today, a young person needs more education after high school just to have a chance to make it in the middle class.  Not a guarantee, just a chance to make it.”


Also in this issue:

“I accept” on the internet

So long and thanks for all the business

Switched at birth

Courts against legal uncertainty?

A different take on franchising

The baker must bake