Apr 30, 2014 There are a million get-rich schemes out there, but here's one of the oldest: borrowing.
Jan 7, 2014 Economic historian John Steele Gordon describes the only time in American history that a president erased the federal debt.
Dec 11, 2013 Warren Buffett's son Peter and his wife Jennifer wife talk about their ideas on philanthropy.
Nov 27, 2013 This time of year, some lenders send out offers to let you "skip a payment."
Oct 17, 2013 There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.
Oct 9, 2013 The Oracle of Omaha's Berkshire Hathaway made a killing off investments in distressed companies.
Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Oct 4, 2013 On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. Supporters say the move is a cost-cutting measure as well.
Oct 2, 2013 Although we often think of our debt as owed to foreign countries, in reality, America owes a lot of money to ourselves. Even regular Americans indirectly own a large chunk of our national debt.
Oct 1, 2013 Japan is hiking its national sales tax, from 5 percent all the way to 8 percent.