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"Well, I guess the bubble has burst over at Phillips Rodny Associates."
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Sign over one of three teller lines at a bank reads "Reassurances"
Tags:bank, banks, banking, bank teller, bank tellers, teller, tellers, cashier, cashiers, customer service, money, finances, withdrawals, deposits, reassurances, line, lines, queue, queues, lineup, lineups, line up, line ups, lining, queuing, sign, signs, signage, bankruptcy, bankruptcies, economy, economic troubles, economic problems, recession, bank failure, bank failures, insolvency, financial institution, financial institutions, financial crisis, failure, failures, too big to fail, banking crisis
"I'm really quite comfortable with failure on this level."
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"Mr. Joyner, while you were out, your carefully constructed financial empire collapsed like a house of cards."
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"It may be a figment of my imagination, Herb, but I thought I just felt another shock wave go through the business community."
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"That? Oh, that's our debtors' prison."
Tags:money, finances, personal finances, loan, loans, credit, debt, debts, lender, lenders, loan company, loan companies, borrower, borrowers, borrowing money, lending money, loan officer, loan officers, debtor, debtors, debtors' prison, debtors' prisons, bankruptcy, bankrupt, insolvency, prison, prisons, jail, jails
"I'm down here, enjoying a quiet beer at the stack-o'-bills-that-I-can't-pay cafe."
A man walks by a shop called "Friendly Bailout Co.".
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'So this is how they're recovering from insolvency?'
"Sorry, I went bankrupt. If you want payment you'll have to get in line like everybody else."
"And, hey, don't kill yourself trying to pay it back. You know our motto-'What the hell, it's only money.' "
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"Sales are worse than I thought."
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"I thought it would be appropriate to have a band playing as we went down."
Tags:business, businesses, company, companies, corporation, corporations, corporate, businessman, businessmen, businesswoman, businesswomen, meeting, meetings, boardroom, boardrooms, board meeting, board meetings, chairman, chairmen, executive, executives, ceo, ceos, c.e.o., c.e.o.s, chief executive officer, chief executive officers, boss, bosses, manager, managers, board member, board members, office, offices, office life, graph, graphs, chart, charts, decline, declining, sinking, sink, profits, profit, sinking ship, sinking ships, musician, musicians, music, musical instrument, musical instruments, musical accompaniment, band, bands, bankruptcy, insolvency, appropriate, cliche, cliches
'We're going to need a bigger rug or we're sunk.'
"I'm a Schedule D kind of guy with a little Schedule E thrown in."
Tags:schedule d, schedule e, accountant, accountants, accounting, 1040, 1040 form, 1040 forms, investor, investors, asset, assets, broke, lose money, loses money, losing money, investment, investments, broker, brokers, stockbroker, stockbrokers, tax return, tax returns, penniless, loss, losses, financial loss, financial losses, hedge fund, hedge funds, hedge fund manager, hedge fund managers, tax season, taxes, filing taxes, personality type, personality types, date, dates, dinner date, dinner dates, insolvent, insolvency
Thurston Pendleton: Independently Broke
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"We've been pre-disapproved for another loan."
Tags:money, finances, personal finances, credit card, credit cards, credit, credit score, credit scores, credit report, credit history, disapproved, rejected, pre-approve, pre-approval, bank, banks, banking, loan, loans, financial difficulties, financial issues, financial problems, money problems, money issues, debt, borrower, borrowers, lender, lenders, borrowing, lending, poor, poverty, bankruptcy, insolvency
'Let me tell you why I'm here...'
A man looks at condolences cards from the “Chapter 11” section.
Tags:death, condolence, condolences, greeting card, greeting cards, card, cards, section, sections, buying cards, buying greeting cards, money, finances, bankruptcy, insolvency, chapter 11, chapter 7, chapter 13, financial crisis, recession, economy, bad economy, economic crisis, debt, debts, debtors, debtor, creditor, creditors, business, businessmen, businessman, finacial issues, financial problems, money problems, money issues, money troubles, financial troubles, bankrupt, filing for bankruptcy, insolvent
'And the good news is - we're in deep doo-doo.'
It's more insolvent abuse from an unpaid creditor.'
'Good thing we downgraded XYZ Corp. this morning, before it hit zero; we nearly jeopardized our credibility.'
People on the street pass by gravestones of shops that have shut down.
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"Being insolvent isn't all that bad...just be thankful you're not one of your creditors."
God throwing books down to earth entitled "The Coming Recession".
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