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Economy ArchivesA Debt Breakdown: Who Spent What...and to Whom? - 2011-07-29
Does the idea of a $14 trillion debt leave your head spinning? This graphic sums up the who, when, what and how...
Can the Government Really Default? - 2011-07-29
Debt talk continue with no resolution, as the deadline looms large. The Treasury Department may use any means necessary to avoid default, and over drafting on the US balance sheet isn't out of the question.
Junk Silver Coins: Cheap, Easy and Profitable - 2011-07-29
The cheapest, easiest and most fun way to own silver right now...
Why the Debt Debate is Like "Lord of the Rings" - 2011-07-29
Politicians prove to be better entertainers than problem solvers. Stephen Colbert has an equally-entertaining follow-up skit.
Apple Has More Cash Than Uncle Sam - 2011-07-29
Apple currently is holding more cash than the U.S. government, and their earnings continue to grow, as the debt ceiling looks to be raised. Now are you worried?
"The End of Our Republic as We Know It" - 2011-07-28
Have lawmakers handled the debt debate the wrong way? Is there irreparable damage...or hope for resolution?
More Banksters to Find Themselves in the Unemployment Line - 2011-07-28
Big banks cut another 12,000 jobs as economic recovery fizzles...
Ratings Agency to Downgrade U.S., Even if Deal is Reached - 2011-07-28
China's Dagong Credit Rating company will cut U.S. rating, regardless of whether there's a compromise or not...
Ever Wondered What Our U.S. Debt Looked Like in Cash? You'll Want to See This... - 2011-07-28
Take a look at what the U.S. debt looks like in cash. You must see these shocking images!
If U.S. Defaults, Stocks Will Dive by 1/3 - 2011-07-28
Stocks may take a very serious dive in the coming weeks. Before they do, take a look at these 5 safe-haven stocks...
President Obama is "Petulant", "Unpresidential" - 2011-07-28
In a fiery interview, the former head of the New York Stock Exchange says the destruction Obama is inflicting "will go on long after we settle the debt limit..."
QE3 More Likely By The Day - 2011-07-27
Goldman Sachs' Chief Economist is hinting that the Fed may start another large "easing" program soon...
Half of Fund Managers Agree: QE3 is Coming - 2011-07-27
More and more top fund managers see QE3 on its way soon, and the overall consensus of its productivity doesn't look good. Why inflation is going to hammer consumers.
U.S. Dollar Hitting All-Time Lows with D.C. Uncertain - 2011-07-27
The U.S. dollar continues its slide against a wide spread of foreign currencies such as the Swiss franc and the Singapore dollar...
Bank of America to Start Demolishing Foreclosures - 2011-07-27
With a whopping 1 in 77 houses under foreclosure, it's time to "get the garbage off"...
Worst Case Scenarios: Debt Debate, Jobs Crisis, and Downgrade Fear - 2011-07-27
Want the latest analysis on the most pressing financial topics in the media? Take a look at this video...
CHART: The Last Time the U.S. Missed a Debt Payment - 2011-07-27
Want know what happened last time the U.S. missed a debt payment? Check out this chart...
George Soros Ends Hedge Fund Career; Gives Investors Money Back - 2011-07-26
Four decades into George Soros' hedge fund career, he has decided to step down and return nearly $1 billion to his clients.
50% Chance of U.S. Rating Downgrade in 90 Days - 2011-07-26
Moody's credit warning lingers...appearing more inevitable with each passing day.
The Raise the Debt Ceiling Rap - 2011-07-26
You won't know whether to laugh or cry after watching the "Raise the Debt Ceiling Rap"...
China is Stealing from the U.S.; Apple - 2011-07-25
Unauthorized stores selling Apple brand products are making a killing in profits within China by claiming they are real.
How To Cut Your Cooling Costs 20-30% - 2011-07-25
With the summer still in full swing, home energy are inevitably going to be high. This video clip has a few tips to reduce the amount you pay by 20%-30%.
Poll: Ron Paul Closes in on Obama - 2011-07-25
As the GOP frontrunner, Mitt Romney was expected to close in on Obama in the polls. But Ron Paul was not...
Stocks Drop, Precious Metals Continue to Rise - 2011-07-25
U.S. debt talks are still proceeding without agreement despite the threat of an August 2 default, sending stock futures down and gold and silver up...
Jim Rogers: "The U.S. is Bankrupt" - 2011-07-25
In this fiery interview, Jim Rogers calls the debt ceiling talks a "charade", says the U.S. has already been downgraded...