May 23, 2012 The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office released a study yesterday warning of a U.S. recession if lawmakers let the Bush-era tax cuts expire and enact a round of automatic spending cuts -- allowing for a 'fiscal cliff.'
May 17, 2012 The middle-class has lost significant wealth for the long term. The wealthy -- not so much.
Apr 30, 2012 Spain has officially slipped back into recession and to make matters worse, Standard & Poor’s has downgraded the credit rating on 11 Spanish banks. That makes it harder for those banks to borrow money.
Apr 18, 2012 Far too many poor people are living in the modern-day equivalent of debtors' prison without a chance of a fresh start. It's wrong -- a terrible state of affairs.
Mar 22, 2012 Connecticut contractor Peter Schneider is surviving the recession thanks to his hard-won skills, hard-working attitude, and a little bit of luck.
Tara Siegel Bernard
Mar 26, 2012 An investment portfolio owes its comeback to diversification and time.
Mar 2, 2012 A new book explains why the Obama administration didn't go far enough to encourage economic recovery.
Mar 1, 2012 But is the mild winter cooking the books?
Jan 27, 2012 The government said this morning that the U.S. economy grew at a rate of 2.8 percent in the last three months of 2011. What does this say about our recovery?