Mar 12, 2012 Marketplace's economics editor Chris Farrell says government needs to push sound saving, rather than sound borrowing.
Feb 6, 2012 Most entrepreneurs in the U.S. are male, but more and more women are starting businesses. Meet two women who've taken very different paths to entrepreneurship and growth.
Feb 2, 2012 A number of law schools across the country are being sued by former students who claim they inflated the numbers on post-graduate job placement.
Feb 2, 2012 A group of recent law graduates sues a dozen law schools, saying the institutions misled them about job and salary prospects.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 4, 2012 In an effort to boost the economy, Mario Monti announced that Italian businesses can now stay open at all hours. That has some Italian shopkeepers worried.
Dec 30, 2011 What can we expect from the housing, jobs, and European markets in the year ahead?
Dec 29, 2011 How do Americans feel about all the GOP candidates before next Tuesday? Also, Gallup's most admired people of 2011, and gauging support for the Democrats and the Republicans after the payroll tax cuts showdown.
Dec 28, 2011 I have both private and federal student loans from undergrad and law school... I was wondering if you have any advice as to how best to manage this debt? I'm 28 and single so my financial obligations are otherwise relatively minimal for now, but due to my debt-to-income ratio, I've been unable to really lay away much in the way of personal savings in the 3+ years I've been out of school, let alone start saving for retirement. I'd really appreciate any advice you might be able to give to someone in my situation. Thank you! Kira, New York, NY
Dec 22, 2011 A report on the high cost of law school, which many students borrow to cover, suggests schools should provide information on how their graduates fare in the work world.