Oct 17, 2013 There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.
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.
Aug 13, 2013 Credit card delinquencies fall to their lowest level in nearly 20 years. One reason: people are paying their credit card bills before other bills.
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 3, 2013 From learning the lingo to paying on time, we've got some guidelines for avoiding common credit card pitfalls.
Aug 2, 2013 Advice on how to take advantage of credit card offers without letting credit companies take advantage of you.
Aug 2, 2013 From credit cards to credit scores, personal finance expert Louis Barajas answers your questions about getting in and out of debt.