Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Oct 4, 2013 On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. Supporters say the move is a cost-cutting measure as well.
Oct 1, 2013 Japan is hiking its national sales tax, from 5 percent all the way to 8 percent.
Sep 30, 2013 We might not be getting a jobs report this Friday.
Aug 22, 2013 Things may be better in Europe than we thought.
Aug 21, 2013 Germany's finance minister says Greece may need another big bailout.
Aug 19, 2013 As violence escalates and criticism grows of Egypt's military-backed regime, European aid to Egypt is now under greater scrutiny.
Aug 14, 2013 It takes two quarters of economic shrinking to be called a recession, but just one quarter of growth to end one.
Aug 9, 2013 A survey issued by Credit Karma, a personal finance company, found that 72 percent of Americans would rather keep their current debt than gain 25 pounds and be completely debt free.
Aug 6, 2013 The London International Financial Futures Exchange is considering a move to the U.S. That should make transactions marginally faster, but is this a wise move?