The past few years of economic upheaval should sound an alarm that the old ways of earn and spend demand a critical review.
Entrepreneurial young people aren't letting a tough job market keep them from earning. They're starting their own businesses.
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Forget about the official 9.7% unemployment rate. A new study shows that more than half of American workers lost jobs, hours or pay.
Progress is being made to find permanent homes for 'street people,' yet the number of homeless families is growing.
Few Americans can take advantage of near-record rates. But down-payment requirements for purchases may be easing.
Georgia has had the most bank failures since 2000, edging out Illinois. Who knew?
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