Instead of letting Republicans frame the tax debate, Democrats should use their energy against them, jujitsu-style, and change the conversation.
Current trends suggest that the housing market is collapsing. Again. Will it take the economy further down with it?
Obama's tax cut, Making Work Pay, is set to expire at the end of this year. Should it be extended along with the Bush tax cuts?
If you want nearly-free fruits and vegetables next summer, now's the time to save your seeds. Want more varieties? Start a seed-swap with your neighbors.
Social Security reform will more likely cut the rate of growth in benefits, not the Social Security benefits themselves.
High-tech small businesses don't employ as many people or spend as much on R&D, so what are they good for?
Home sales in July 2010 were their lowest in decades. Buyers, here's your chance for a bargain.
Ever go to 'bargain' websites and find yourself buying more than you wanted?
It depends on what you define as "the web". Browsers? Maybe. But internet traffic is higher than ever.
Since the mortgage market can't suddenly wean itself off government-supported Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, some experts want more federal intervention. They're wrong.
There's no free lunch, but here - at no cost* - find the nine fundamental principles of economics. It's like Economics 101 without the college tuition.
Japanese investors had the same choice a decade ago: low-yield bonds or stocks. Only one group did well.
We need to literally pay for things as we go along, including paying for continued policies. If we don't want to pay for them - or can't - then perhaps we shouldn’t extend them.
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Gift cards must remain valid for five years, and if you don't spend it in that time, you get a new one for free, according to federal regulations that just took effect.
Online coupons are shaking up the advertising industry, according to a new report from Borrell Associates. The local ad research and consulting firm in Williamsburg, Va., forecasts the online coupons business will grow almost 14 percent in 2011, reaching $9.1 billion. That's still small compared with an overall ad market forecast at $238.6 billion. But its fast growth portends big changes in the way you get your coupons and, ultimately, how you shop. Here are four strategies to take advantage now of the expected flurry of online coupons: