Category: Economy

The Credit Card Bomb Just Waiting to Go Off

Last quarter, Americans collectively paid down $32.5 billion worth of credit card debt—but don’t pat yourself on the back just yet: That’s actually way less than we paid down at the end of the...

The Economy Is Back—Barely

Jobs have recovered, but wages aren’t growing Let’s get the good news out there first: Yes, the U.S. has finally, after four years of recovery, exceeded its pre-recession jobs peak of 138.4 million new...