Apr 26, 2012 Gallup's latest surveys asked how Americans were feeling about their personal finances, and whether they think they'll be able to retire comfortably.
Mar 30, 2012 Consumer spending was the big surprise of the morning. The government said Americans spent 0.8 percent more in February.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 27, 2012 Since the recession hit, we just haven't been shopping like we used to -- unless we're talking about electronics.
Mar 15, 2012 Your politics even determines your take on the weather outside.
Mar 16, 2012 Electronics manufacturer Foxconn is taking steps to improve worker salaries and conditions after increasing international pressure to do so.
Feb 9, 2012 The national mood about the economy is one thing, but what states have the best, and worst, confidence about the direction of the economy?
Feb 7, 2012 A borrowing consumer is a confident consumer. But it's not all good news.
Jan 31, 2012 Today saw drops in both home prices and consumer confidence. Could the recovery experts have been tracking be stalled?