No surprise, it's American families. Many of their homes are worth less than they paid; now what they can afford to eat and how much they can drive is being affected.
It's good news for the auto industry, but can mean bad things for credit-poor buyers.
Girl Scouts add another tactic to their powerhouse sales machine. Have they no mercy?
They're everywhere and they're a problem that won't go away -- unless you fire them, which is another problem.
Cited for speeding, 20-year-old tells the judge that his smart phone proves he was driving under the limit.
Many travelers take that long -- and longer -- in search of the best bargain and the just-right flight. That could create problems for the airlines up the road.
After a couple of years of restraint, America's wealthy are back to flaunting it. This is not all bad, but not everyone is happy about it.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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