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Economy ArchivesFriendly's Seeks Bankruptcy Protection - 2011-10-05
Rising food costs and high rent has proven too much for the family eatery...
PHOTO OF THE DAY: "Occupy Wall Street" Hits Baltimore - 2011-10-05
One protester juggles as the banksters just yawn...
Bernanke: The Recovery is "Close to Faltering" - 2011-10-05
The Bernank says the Federal Reserve will take further action "where necessary"...
Sell Your Gold, It's Not Backed By Anything! - 2011-10-04
You won't believe what this reporter said on national television...
Volatility Index Reaches Record Numbers; Stocks to Rebound - 2011-10-03
With the market continuing to struggle, the newly released VIX figures prove "the market is a good buy."
How the Government Wrecked the Housing Market - 2011-10-03
In order for the housing market to turn around, we just "need the government out of our housing market, and out of our wallets..."
Metals are Still in a Bullish Market - 2011-10-03
After worst commodities drop since 2008, precious metals -- especially gold -- are surprisingly still in a strong position...
Four Ways "Operation Twist" is Attacking Your Retirement Portfolio - 2011-10-03
Under the Fed's $400 billion plan, retirees will have to sacrifice comfort and quality of living...and so will you and everyone else.
Want Silver? Too Bad... - 2011-09-30
Many investors seek to buy silver on dips, but the Mint has suspended silver production on the drastic price dips this week.
2.8 Million Jobs Lost to China - 2011-09-30
A new report shows that trade with China has essentially evaporated U.S. jobs. Just how badly may be shocking news...
George Soros: "Three Bold Steps" To Avoid Global Great Depression - 2011-09-30
Soros on avoiding complete, global, market collapse larger than the Great Depression.
Bernanke Says Unemployment is "National Crisis" - 2011-09-29
With long-term unemployment continuing to remain stagnant, Ben Bernanke hopes for Congress to work toward fixing these "unheard of" figures.
POLL: Federal Government Wastes Half of Every Dollar - 2011-09-28
For the first time a poll shows the federal government wastes most of the money it spends...
17 Facts That Prove That The Average American Family Is Getting Absolutely Pulverized By This Economy - 2011-09-28
How in the world does the average American family survive in this economy?
Jim Rogers: Gold Price Correction May Take Awhile, But Buy the Dips! - 2011-09-28
With these recent gold and silver price drops, Jim Rogers feels they create a great opportunity for long-term investors.
Save Big With Online Coupons - 2011-09-28
With all the economic turmoil, "Extreme Couponing" has breathed new life into coupons. You can save a ton of cash by checking out these 5 online coupon sites...
Operation Twist: Just Another Failed Stimulus Plan - 2011-09-28
One Fed chief says the latest attempt at a economic boost may do just the opposite...
Coca-Cola Would Rather Do Business With China - 2011-09-27
Coca-Cola would rather do business with China, Russia than wrestle with the smothering U.S. tax code...
Stealing From the Grave, Profiting From the Dead - 2011-09-27
People look to save money (or even make money) off of cemetery items and burial plots just to get by...
Housing Prices Drop to Depression-Era Lows - 2011-09-26
As the Commerce Department releases home sales numbers for August, it's hard to see a turnaround in sight...
MUST WATCH: "The Savings of Millions of People are Going to Vanish" - 2011-09-26
"This economic crisis is like a cancer. If you just wait and wait thinking that this is going go away, it's going to grow and it's going to be too late..."
Is the U.S. Government Stockpiling Food in Anticipation of a Major Economic Crisis? - 2011-09-26
The signs that the financial world is melting down are all around us...
CHART: Who Owns Our Government Debt? - 2011-09-26
The U.S. debt issues are bad, but you won't feel quite as bad after you see this chart...
This Isn't Your Grandpa's America: 16 Startling Stats About The Coming Retirement Crisis - 2011-09-23
In a new-age world polluted with economic uncertainty, retirement-aged laborers are trapped in the workforce.
Fed Announcement Scares Down Gold, Copper Prices in Replace of Cash - 2011-09-23
Gold hits its third week of slumping figures while copper is continuing to drop after Bernanke's "significant" risks begin to scare people away.