Nov 29, 2013 Congress and the White House are weighing what is next for the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Oct 8, 2013 While the big banks have mostly paid the money back, small community banks are now struggling.
Oct 3, 2013 Five years ago today, the Troubled Asset Relief Program became law.
Sep 26, 2013 Reuters reports the Federal Housing Administration may need a bailout from the federal government.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 12, 2013 'Too big to fail' became the signature line of the financial crisis. Five years after the crash, many big financial firms are only bigger. But one has decided it's time to shrink.
Sep 4, 2013 The Treasury Department has changed the rules on a program meant to help people hit by the housing crisis stay in their homes, allowing states to use some money from the $7.6 billion foreclosure prevention program to demolish homes instead.
Aug 21, 2013 Germany's finance minister says Greece may need another big bailout.
Jul 17, 2013 The Greek parliament votes today on whether to send as many as 25,000 government workers into a so-called 'labor reserve.'
Jul 10, 2013 Federal regulators have identified two companies, insurer AIG and GE Capital, as 'systemically important' corporations and say that both will be subject to increased scrutiny.