Jennifer Bjorhus

Business reporter | Banking and consumer finance
Phone: 612-673-4683
Jennifer Bjorhus is an enterprise reporter in the Star Tribune’s business section covering banking and consumer finance. Tips always welcome and appreciated at 612-673-4683 or

Recent content from Jennifer Bjorhus

Wells Fargo cuts another 332 mortgage jobs in Twin Cities

The bank said staffing cuts don’t affect its interest in the Ryan Cos. project near the planned Vikings stadium.

Updated: September 19, 2013, - 09:36 AM

TCF National Bank has new distinction: gripe king

When it comes to bank accounts and services, the Wayzata-based lender is the most complained-about bank in the country, based on the ratio of consumer complaints to total bank deposits.

Updated: September 18, 2013, - 09:32 AM

Online auto scams snaring buyers

The Better Business Bureau is warning about a string of bogus car dealership websites.

Updated: September 13, 2013, - 08:30 PM

Showdown over swipe fee price-fixing settlement

Will one of the more intractable disputes in U.S. business history finally be resolved?

Updated: September 10, 2013, - 09:29 PM

Sept. 7: Banks turn to credit cards for growth

Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank are looking to build on their customer base and increase revenue growth with a new...

Updated: September 07, 2013, - 04:38 PM

Financial advisers seek to close gender gap

In a male-dominated industry, Edward Jones expanded its Twin Cities office, adding several women.

Updated: August 30, 2013, - 09:36 PM

Profit growth slows at state's community banks

Second-quarter earnings rose 3.3 percent from a year ago.

Updated: August 29, 2013, - 09:04 PM

Affinity Plus CEO Kyle Markland resigns

Kyle Markland is the second high-level departure in recent weeks, but the interim CEO says they are unrelated.

Updated: August 29, 2013, - 08:01 PM

Minnesota targets 'patent troll'

Attorney General Lori Swanson settled with MPHJ Technology Investments, a Delaware company accused of trying to wring money out of hundreds of Minnesota businesses.

Updated: August 27, 2013, - 09:20 AM

Two community banks lure customers with gas instead of toasters

Two Minnesota banks joined a national campaign to promote community-based lending — and tricked-out accounts.

Updated: August 26, 2013, - 11:17 AM

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