Fire Dog Lake's Continued Coverage of Move Your Money
The revived Move Your Money movement continues to grow, leading up to Bank Transfer Day on November 5. The Facebook page for Bank Transfer Day has nearly 33,000 likes. And now one of the big progressive hitters has jumped in. MoveOn.org has rallied their millions of supporters and sought pledges from them to move their money out of Wall Street banks and into community banks and credit unions. So far they have secured over 39,000 pledges. They have 16,686, at press time, planning to move their money from Bank of America; 8,282 from JPMorgan Chase, and 2,231 from Citi. In addition, they have 12,082 pledges from supporters to move accounts at other big banks.