Dec 4, 2013 The credit rating agency Experian says Americans are taking out bigger car loans and are taking longer to pay them back.
Dec 2, 2013 The 30-year fixed-rate is a popular mortgage, but is it here to stay?
Rowan Moore Gerety
Dec 3, 2013 Nearly half of people living in foreclosed homes are actually renters
Nov 19, 2013 The Justice Department is expected to announce a record-setting settlement with J.P. Morgan Chase over mortgages and mortgage-backed bonds.
Oct 18, 2013 Ben Bernanke completes his term in January. Help us send him off!
Oct 16, 2013 The Federal Reserve notes that pheasants in South Dakota can tell us a lot about the economy.
Oct 11, 2013 Americans used to believe that when you retired, your house should be paid off. That was, of course, before the refinancing boom.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 9, 2013 The outgoing Fed chairman presided over the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression.
Sep 20, 2013 You've heard of the Federal Reserve. You've heard of Ben Bernanke. You know that they're important. But do you know how the Fed's decisions directly affect your wallet?