Jul 16, 2012 A new study that finds Americans still paid $30 billion in overdraft fees last year despite efforts to curb them. Here are the facts you need to know.
Jun 6, 2012 Gas prices may be a bit of bright spot in a dark and stormy world economy.
May 29, 2012 Housing prices in March were up a tiny bit from the month before, but it is the first time in seven months that the data hasn't shown a decline.
May 23, 2012 Some adults buy stocks for kids, less as an investment and more for a teaching tool.
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.
Feb 28, 2012 With Super Tuesday a week away, we wanted to know which measures of the economy are the ones to watch.