May 17, 2012 The Federal Reserve and lawmakers in Washington are warning of a fiscal cliff coming at the end of the year.
May 7, 2012 When estimating expenses in retirement, it's good to think about family and friends, as well as the mortgage, utilities, food, clothes, and other financial-planning staples.
Apr 25, 2012 Climate Central combed federal weather and disaster data and found that in the next 20 years, hundreds of coastal oil and gas refineries could end up underwater.
Apr 5, 2012 The city of Detroit has a projected a deficit of more than $200 million his year -- and it could run out of money by June. Last night, Detroit's city council narrowly passed a controversial deal with the State of Michigan.
Mar 29, 2012 The GOP casts itself as the party of fiscal discipline. The Paul Ryan budget blueprint does not close deficits until around 2040.
Mar 2, 2012 Kids are expensive! Author Carmen Wong Ulrich discusses the serious financial decisions to-be parents should be thinking about.
Mar 2, 2012 Jacqueline Byers' salary is in the low $40,000 range, but she budgets, tracks her spending and saves up for what she really loves -- travel.
Feb 27, 2012 Mars researchers are meeting with NASA today to figure out if there's a way to pay for future trips to the red planet.
Feb 20, 2012 In Australia, conservationists are making the case that koalas are a threatened species. Government regulators aren't so sure.
Feb 16, 2012 Do Americans agree with President Obama's latest budget proposal? Gallup's editor-in-chief Frank Newport explains what Americans want the government to cut and spend more money on.