The SEC has charged Goldman Sachs with fraud over its packaging of a subprime mortgage investment.
Gold is what investors buy when they suspect that financial policymakers are making mistakes. If we're on the road to recovery, why do they continue to buy gold?
Singapore is allowing its currency to float upward modestly, using a managed float-system that China is also likely to adopt eventually.
China's first reported trade deficit will ease international pressure to raise the value of the currency. Although some critics say China cooked the books, it's hard to lie with trade statistics.
With consumer prices down 3 percent, Ireland is seeing a tough but necessary restructuring through deflation.
Whew! You've filed your 2009 tax return, but it's not too early to think about 2010. Personal-finance experts say this is a year to plan for some significant tax changes on the horizon.
President and Michelle Obama earned $5.5 million in 2009, the highest total ever reported by a presidential couple. But some of the richest presidents never released their tax returns.
The IRS has released a list of 42 'contentions' that people make when they don't want to file their IRS forms on tax day, including 'I am not a person.' None fly legally, the IRS says.
Environmental impulses fall to economic reasoning in McDonalds' decision not to use organic eggs.
Almost everyone agrees that the US tax code needs fixing, but people don't agree on how to do it.