Category Archives: Economics

Interest rates on federal student loans could jump from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent if Congress doesn't act before July.

Politicians Bicker Over Fate of Student Loan Interest Rates


A war of words over student loan interest rates shows how hard it is to fix government problems even when most politicians agree that keeping…read more

Workers at China's Foxconn factory protest working conditions there. Foxconn makes many Apple products, including iPhones, iPods and iPads.

Reports of Harmful Conditions in iPhone Factories Spur Action


As products like the iPad, iPod and iPhone gain popularity, there are more questions about the harsh labor practices at Chinese factories where they are…read more


A History of Money


Way Before the Benjamins… Money is a fact of life, it always has been. So as long as there has been an America, there have…read more


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