It?s Labor Day?What Kind Of Capitalism Do You Support?

Today is Labor Day and unfortunately this year many American?s are without a job. Unemployment is at record levels and the economy is in the tank, so to speak. It is reminiscent of the times of FDR and the Great Depression. ...

Sales Of Previously Occupied Homes Lowest In 15 Years

July 2010 statistics on home sales or previously owned homes fell by more than 27 percent to a seasonally adjusted 3.83 million, the National Association of Realtors reported on Tuesday. This represented the largest monthly drop on record, dating back to...

Economic Tweets Worth Mentioning

Funny and insightful tweets about the economy, credit cards and more. Enjoy! From Sherrill3773, SybilBillings, Maryjo8019 and many, many more?. ? Blaming Obama for the economy is like blaming your hangover on the guy making breakfast. From FoxTrot1984 ? New FN poll shows majority of Americans think Obama should...

Not The Kind Of Double Dip That You Want

Not like a double dip ice cream cone on a hot summer day, no the kind of double dip that some economists say is on the horizon is much more ominous. Some economists are now predicting a double dip recession, meaning that just...

How Would You Fix The Economy?

There seems to be some huge political disagreements about how to handle the current recession. Do we stop spending all together in order to halt the growing national debts? After all, who's gonna pay in the future? Are we mortgaging our kids future?? Or...

Bringing Back The Past With Lay-away Plans

Back in the day, shoppers used to use special plans at the stores in order to purchase things like back-to-school items and Christmas presents. It was called a ?lay-a-way? system or a ?Christmas Club? program. The merchandise would remain at the store...

No Upfront Fees For Debt Relief

Starting on October 27, 2010, all debt relief companies must settle for reduce a customer?s credit card or other unsecured debt before they can legally collect a fee. The debt relief provider or counselor can only collect payment is ? They successfully renegotiates, settles, reduces...

Small Business Loan Setback

At least part of the problem with the current recession is the fact that right now it is next to impossible for small businesses to borrow money. And many small businesses are ready, able and willing to expand, if they just had the money...