Finding Positives in Bad Economy


While the economic news is definitely dismal, there are a few groups benefiting from the current recession. In this report, economics correspondent Paul Solman talks…read more


Can ‘Savings Man’ Save the Economy?


While the government is encouraging Americans to spend more money as a way to lift the economy out of the recession, TV ads featuring the…read more

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Trade on the Agenda for Obama’s Canada Visit


President Barack Obama is making his first foreign trip as president by visiting our friendly neighbor to the north, Canada, to talk about trade and…read more

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Family Copes With Loss of House


With America experiencing one of the most serious economic downturns in recent history, families across the country are coping with the financial crisis first-hand. The…read more

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Life on the Economic Edge


With unemployment on the rise and almost 2 million workers laid off in the last months more and more people are left without healthcare and…read more

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