Wealth & Poverty - Editors Picks
Oct 24, 2013
A new documentary film chronicles the journey of minority boys through a predominantly-white, private education system.
Oct 3, 2013
It's Day One, and the healthcare exchanges have just opened across the country.
Sep 6, 2013
Consumer products companies are offering customers upscale versions of everyday household goods -- things like embossed paper towels.
Sep 4, 2013
Whole Foods is opening a new location in Englewood, a low-income neighborhood on Chicago's south side.
Aug 27, 2013
BART employees and management are in the midst of a 60-day cooling-off period, but with little progress reported so far, another strike could be coming.
Aug 6, 2013
By looking at a person's car, you can guess how much money they make a year.
Jun 10, 2013
School's almost out for summer, and that means teachers are handing out summer reading lists. Are students in wealthy school districts are reading different books than their counterparts in less affluent and poor areas?
May 16, 2013
Military brass, consumer advocates and lawmakers are trying to close loopholes in the Military Lending Act.
May 15, 2013
Five years ago, the U.S. military banned payday and title-loans to military families, but small-dollar, high-interest lenders are getting around the Military Lending Act.
May 14, 2013
Mitchell Hartman describes the story of one soldier and how he helped others with financial challenges.