Daily Clips: March 29, 2017

Seattle remains nation’s hottest home market, with biggest price growth in 3 years: Good and bad news, I suppose.

Trump administration rolls back protections for people in default on student loans: I found this article on r/economics and here is the *brilliant* top comment from u/matty_a.

Just remember kids, if you’ve gone to college to try and better yourself and things go south, you’re not entitled to the protections of bankruptcy.

If you take on a high-risk real estate deal in a floundering American city, don’t pay your subcontractors, and lose everything then you’re not only entitled to bankruptcy protections and allowed to keep the rest of the millions you inherited/earned, but you can also not pay income taxes for the decades that follow.

Wells Fargo reaches $110 million settlement on fake accounts: That’ll teach ’em.

Here are the 10 states with the highest minimum wages

Tweet of the day: Tommy Friedman spitting fire.




Nick Cassella
Nick Cassella graduated from the University of St Andrews in Scotland in 2014. After graduating, he worked on the Initiative 594 campaign before joining Civic Ventures, where he now manages Civic Skunk Works' social media presence.