That could hurt consumers but benefit banks and dealerships.
The Big Book
In her new book, Alissa Quart examines the lives of middle-class families struggling to get by.
Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser, told CNBC this morning that it would be hard for the current tax bill to reduce federal tax rates further for a family earning median income without going into negative tax rates. But…
The decline of chain restaurants coincides with the growth in income disparities.
Discriminatory employment and housing practices have made it difficult for black men and women to enter the middle class, according to a new documentary.
The Marketplace Quiz
He says that the music industry is a reflection of the general economy.
He's had more than 100 jobs, but hasn't progressed economically.
The company plans to open more than 2,000 additional stores in the next five years.
Taking an annual out-of-town vacation is a mark of middle-class attainment in the U.S. But about 1 in 4 households haven't managed to get away for a week or more — in five years.
How The Deck Is Stacked
An economist explains why things have gotten more expensive and we make less money.