Jan 13, 2012 Richard Cordray, chief of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, discusses what powers he'll have and how he plans to use them.
Jan 12, 2012 As the cost of an education rises and students borrow to cover the costs, lenders worry about recouping funds.
Jan 11, 2012 News today that the German economy contracted sent markets down sharply. But was it all just noise?
Jan 11, 2012 It's been making big gains during the European debt crisis.
Jan 11, 2012 Parents and their students need to work very hard at avoiding taking on too much debt to earn a college diploma.
Jan 10, 2012 One of the world's largest aluminum producers, Alcoa, announced its first quarterly loss since 2009, blaming problems on the European debt crisis.
Jan 10, 2012 Alcoa, a major aluminum producer, kicked off earnings season on a dull note. Will other American companies be affected by the ongoing problems in Europe?
Jan 9, 2012 In the face of the euro crisis, so many investors are desperate for a safe place to park money, they're paying the German government to hold onto their cash.
Jan 9, 2012 In Berlin today, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Nicolas Sarkozy meet for the first time this new year to talk about European debt, and treaties to allow for more budget control of eurozone nations.