May 31, 2013 OMG! Mortgage rates are surging to 4 percent! The financial crisis and recession distorted our perception of what a normal benchmark should be.
May 15, 2013 France today entered a double-dip recession. It depends on exports to Italy and Spain and they, like many eurozone nations, are still feeling the pinch. Europe's slump is dragging down the global economy.
May 13, 2013 Did you buy a car or get some new clothes recently? You were not alone.
May 7, 2013 Health care costs have been rising at a slower rate for the last four years. Why? Hint: The answer is not the recession.
May 17, 2013 Ten years ago, Marketplace Money listener Greg McKenna was over $20K in debt. Today, he's debt free and has a nest egg worth over $100,000. Here's how he did it.
May 3, 2013 For the first time in history, the 17 nations that use the euro are headed for two years of back-to-back recession, according to the European Commission.
Apr 9, 2013 A growing number of U.S. homeowners are renting rooms to recovering addicts and turning their properties into so-called ‘sober homes.’ It's a hot but sketchy new real estate market.
Feb 14, 2013 A slew of GDP numbers out of Europe and Asia today paint a gory picture of the global economy.
Feb 1, 2013 A new prepaid debit card targeted at former substance abusers aims to keep the holder's spending on a very short leash.
Apr 10, 2013 In the third installment of Marketplace's "You Know You're Wealthy When" series, we traveled to New Orleans to ask residents of "The Big Easy" what being wealthy means to them.