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Old 09-30-2008, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Huntersville
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Charlotte Observer this morning still had an ad for Wachovia CD... pays 4.25% ! I wonder why they didn't pull it?
They are still in business and trying to make money. It will take time before the Wachovia name gets converted.
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Old 10-02-2008, 05:19 AM
 
Location: North Carolina
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A couple of articles from the Winston-Salem Journal

How did it come to this for Wachovia? (http://www2.journalnow.com/content/2008/oct/01/how-did-it-come-to-this-the-writing-some-say-was-o/ - broken link)

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A Lightning Rod: Stunned former CEO defends his deal

Funny that whenever Wachovia is mentioned, I automatically think "Winston-Salem". Partly because I live in that area and because Wachovia was founded there. Charlotte will lose jobs because of this debacle, but W-S loses a big chunk of history
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Old 10-02-2008, 07:12 AM
 
Location: Huntersville
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Wachovia faced a ‘silent' bank run; FDIC forced sale - Business - Charlotte Observer

Not for the bail out personally but....
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