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Straight Story: Foreclosure victims . . . or not?

| Apr 20, 2007
This week, Chris Farrell says he has less sympathy for people who gamble with home-buying.

Educating Rico: Finding a good real estate agent

| Apr 20, 2007
To find a good home, you need the help of a good real estate agent. But how to find one? In part two of his home-buying series, Rico Gagliano helps you pick out an agent who will really work for you.

Doing foreclosure damage control

| Apr 20, 2007
If there's a foreclosure on your house, what can you do to start repairing your credit? Tess Vigeland talks to housing expert Gabriel Del Rio about helpful things to do if you've lost your home.

Rebuilding after a foreclosure

| Apr 20, 2007
The foreclosure rate in the U.S. is at an alarming high. Tess Vigeland met up with Monique Parker, who lost her home in Long Beach, Calif., to talk about what she went through in the foreclosure process.

Mailbag for Friday, April 20, 2007

| Apr 20, 2007
This week, economics editor Chris Farrell offers his advice on diversifying a 401k, stopping credit card offers and using a power of attorney.

Recycling gets a 'raise'

| Apr 20, 2007
What if Americans were paid to be environmentally conscious? One company in Philadelphia is helping the city see a sustainability surge by offering rewards for recyclers.

Day in the Work Life: Tobacconist

| Apr 20, 2007
Smoking has its hazards, but in moderation, enjoying a cigar can be an art form. For the tobacconist, it's a living.

Doing some heavy equipment business

Alisa Roth | Apr 20, 2007
Caterpillar is selling a whole mess of bulldozers and other heavy equipment, despite a slowdown in the U.S. market. Alisa Roth digs in to what's keeping the company pushing forward.
Posted In: Canada

Airbus offers a 2fer

Lisa Napoli | Apr 20, 2007
Airbus has a new, low price on its A-350: Only $100 million. And if you buy one, they'll give you another! Lisa Napoli explains.
Posted In: Travel

A drive in Manhattan could cost you

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Apr 20, 2007
New York City's Mayor Bloomberg is expected to announce a proposal to charge drivers entering busy parts of Manhattan as much as $8 for the privilege. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: New York