Latest effort to lower the federal price tag taps companies that don't offer health insurance to employees. They would pay an annual fee.
To save money, more people are buying seeds to grow their own vegetable gardens.
Fashion meets frugality as self-confidence, pragmatism drive labels to broad market.
As it once sucked the life out of Main Street, the suburban mall is being reconsidered – or torn down – as towns move back to the concept of a multiuse town center.
From the rise of the tightwad to the decline of the Sun Belt, American values and industries will be reinvented as the nation comes out of the worst recession since the 1930s.