Sunday, May 3, 2009

The most disturbing, manipulative commercial. Ever.

This one is from 2005 or 2006 I believe. This would have been about the time people were questioning the wisdom of overpaying for a house.

It kinda makes you wonder what Suzanne's research is pointing to these days. And where destiny has led the apocryphal Suzanne...

The Californian does SJV Bank

San Joaquin reports quarterly loss
BY JOHN COX, Californian staff writer jcox@bakersfield.com Friday, May 01 2009 06:35 PM


Bank officials said the company would have earned a profit of more than $2 million if not for the $10.69 million it deposited in a reserve fund to buffer it against the declining value of residential property it holds as collateral in loans to local homebuilders.

Hahaha. I like this!

In a similar vein, I would have much more money in my checking account at the end of each month, if I didn't have to set aside money to pay bills.