It only makes sense to favor gold over productive investments at a time like this: when the world's monetary system is heading for a crackup.
Six of the highest-paid players in World Cup 2010 have lost up to $21 million collectively because of the euro's slide.
Three IRS rulings the rulings will lower the tax burden for many same-sex couples. But the changes don’t address a host of other ways in which same-sex couples face less-favorable tax treatment.
The McDonald's recall of 12 million Shrek glasses has prompted a House investigation of cadmium in children's products.
Government stimulus has powered much of the economic recovery so far, the Fed's Bernanke says. Can the private sector take over?
How would you spend today if it were the one day by which your entire life would be judged?
Polls show public disapproval over the Obama administration's handling of the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
China is unleashing its billions of buying power on the deteriorating economy of Greece.
The legendary UCLA basketball coach offers important lessons about good management.
The Fed's Ben Bernanke said Wednesday the US economy will grow this year but not fast enough to make big inroads in the unemployment rate. He signaled that interest rates are likely to remain low.
The economy responds to consumer fear and confidence, and confident workers quitting their jobs in search of something better signal to economists that things are looking up.
The latest data shows that the average rate for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage declined 2 basis points since the last week to 4.81 percent.
Stimulus now, coupled with a medium to long-term deficit plan, will spur job creation and cap the potential increase in interest rates.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton points to Brazil, saying that a high tax-to-GDP ratio leads to broad economic growth. Is she right?
Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says that the coalition government's approach to deficit reduction will differ from Margaret Thatcher's cuts, avoiding confrontations, social divisions, and regional disparities.
Government leaders have spent too much money and put too much of the economy under their control. Now, the markets are forcing a correction.
UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne told parliament today that the new government will be seeking broad public input on an 'emergency budget' designed to slash the deficit and modeled on a crash program used by Canada in the 1990s.
Tuesday's GM recall is the auto company's second attempt to deal with a faulty heated windshield wiper system that can cause fires. The feature will be permanently disabled.
DirecTV customer service had a tough Tuesday. A glitch caused a flood of calls. Customers even misspelled its name: Direct TV.
McDonalds hopes to collect all 12 million collectible glasses after announcing the Shrek glasses recall June 4.