The federal income tax base is full of holes, like special exemptions, deductions, and credits. Filling them in would broaden the tax base and help the deficit.
Republicans barked ferociously about budget cuts during election season, but they're whimpering now that they see what they're really up against.
To reduce the deficit, tax subsidies should be thought of as spending.
Homeland Security shut down websites that were allegedly streaming sports events illegally.
Income tax weighs on the mind of this high-earner. For a solution to a high income tax, see question No. 3 in the reader mailbag.
If you fear the Fed's up to no good printing money, it's time to buy gold.
In November, an additional 394,957 new recipients were added to the food stamps program.
As the cost of raw commodities rises, some companies are starting to stockpile.
The effects on the global economy will be insignificant.
Railways usage is up, but fares and schedules don't meet the demand of passengers.
Economics orthodoxy may look down on behavioral economics, but it's the most important development in economics in a long time.
The impact of the widespread snowstorm will vary. Two-thirds of employees can't work from home, an expert estimates.
Tax reform should include a redesign of income tax.
The more you question everything you do and buy, the better financial decisions you'll make.
Is lack of access to credit hurting small businesses?
GDP per capita and productivity are important indicators, too.