Sep 17, 2013 Mortgage lenders fueled the financial collapse by marketing subprime loans to people who couldn't afford them. They disappeared as the housing market crashed, but subprime mortgages could return.
Sep 11, 2013 Douglas Duncan says the economy today is “improving but it's not robust."
Sep 10, 2013 Syria doesn't produce much oil. But the Middle Eastern country's issues are having a big effect on the market for crude.
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 29, 2013 The levee board for the New Orleans region sued oil companies over their damage to delta wetlands that are a protective buffer against storm surges.
Aug 28, 2013 With the Syria headlines, the price of oil could become a drag for the U.S. economy and beyond.
Aug 27, 2013 The headlines about Syria are altering the shape of financial markets this morning.
Aug 23, 2013 "Full House," "The Cosby Show," "Golden Girls" -- all of these TV shows featured noteworthy homes. Play our matching game and see if you can match each house with its TV show.
Aug 23, 2013 Existing home sales topped an almost four-year high in July. So what should you expect to encounter as a first-time home buyer?
Aug 23, 2013 The government is trying to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which could really change the mortgage picture out there. What can we expect to see if the government-backed companies go private or have a diminished role?