Oct 11, 2012 New weekly claims for unemployment fell last week to the lowest level in four and a half years. Elsewhere around the world, the S&P has downgraded the soveign debt of Spain.
Oct 8, 2012 Grinnell is a very small liberal arts college in Iowa with a very big endowment: $1.4 billion. Why the financially sound institution is looking at how to control future costs.
Sep 27, 2012 Host Tess Vigeland and Jill Schlesinger, editor at large for CBS's Moneywatch.com, answers listener questions about retirement, savings, students loans, and money management.
Sep 10, 2012 Scott Reynolds Nelson argues in his new book, "A Nation of Deadbeats," that Americans' deadbeat nature has been the cause of many of the country's economic crisis.
Sep 4, 2012 Companies in some of the weaker eurozone economies are facing much higher borrowing costs, as much as 50 percent higher than for companies in Germany.
Aug 31, 2012 The cost of college continues to soar higher and higher. An education expert posits that costs can go down if the public sector pulls out of higher education.
Aug 31, 2012 David Lazarus of the Los Angeles Times answers caller questions on personal finance, along with CBS MoneyWatch.com editor-at-large Jill Schlesinger.
Aug 16, 2012 The beginning of the new semester means that many students receiving financial aid can look forward to large "refund" checks from their grants or loans.
Aug 15, 2012 Has the attitude about debt and the deficit changed over time?