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Occupy Finance: How To Manage Your Money When Big Banks Are Evil 


American culture, dominated by the influence of wealthy advertising, teaches its young people to look to Wall Street for help — even if the series of recent fiscal catastrophes paints major banking corporations in a wholly corrupt light. Is there a way to reach fiscal security without going down Wall Street.

Occupy Wall Street says there is, and has the directions to get you there. On September 17, at their two-year anniversary action in Zuccotti Park, the OWS Alternative Banking Group released Occupy Finance: a free, independently published guidebook to “fighting our way out of the financial maze.” The book details the history of the current economic crisis, the problems that Wall Street poses for consumers, and offers a host of resources and models moving forward for engaging alternatives to major banking corporations...