Oct 26, 2012 The government is estimating U.S. GDP grew two percent for the past three months. The figure is better than economists had expected -- but then again, they weren't expecting much.
Oct 15, 2012 U.S. retail sales rose 1.1 percent in September with Americans spending more on cars, electronics and gas.
Aug 30, 2012 The government said this morning that consumer spending grew 0.4 percent last month.
Aug 30, 2012 NYC, you are the worst offender. In Wisconsin, on the other hand, kids apparently get by in hand-me-downs, playing with discarded pieces of string.
Aug 24, 2012 A married man in his forties reflects on his choice to not have children.
Jul 20, 2012 Piggy will be headed to paradise, to the home of one listener who took the financially sound advice of a TV dad.
Jul 14, 2012 This week's letter segments tackles questions for the senior set.
Jun 29, 2012 Your most recent program discussed the amount and kind of emergency funds needed for people working. My question is what those of us who are retired should consider for emergency funds. William, Schenectady, NY
Jun 25, 2012 A new study says almost half of Americans don't have enough saved to cover three months expenses, up slightly from a year ago.