The Treasury may back risky mortgages and include other industries in its financial rescue effort.
The TARP covers financial institutions, but average Americans are still waiting for help.
McCain and Obama differ on solutions, which could echo FDR’s during the Great Depression.
Think cash, CDs, and government bonds, for a start.
Bank accounts, money-markets, CDs, US Treasuries. Each offers advantages
Barack Obama has the edge on economic issues, but volatile markets could change that.
After 778-point plunge, markets need private investment and bank restructuring for a recovery.
Banks will still need to recapitalize and start lending again.