Investors worldwide have grown more cautious about the outlook for the economy and corporate profits.
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?
Just as Joseph stored food ahead of a drought, banks should build capital for lean times.
Banking woes, rising debt levels, and unemployment will put consumers in greater trouble, economists say.
Many nations have begun to tighten their credit reins in an effort to curb rising prices.