August 15, 2013 The car is advertised at 47 miles per gallon in combined city and highway driving, but tests have reportedly shown the figure is too high.
August 15, 2013 A 2 percent rise in Social Security taxes that went into effect in January has had a negative impact on the company's cost-conscious shoppers.
August 15, 2013 Last week, 320,000 Americans applied for jobless benefits. The figure hadn't been that low since October 2007.
August 15, 2013 Millions of Americans have been living with relatives or renting, trying to ride out the Great Recession and the slow recovery. Those people may be now itching to buy homes before interest rates go up further. But some experts point to negative factors that could hold back a housing boom.
August 14, 2013 That's according to the USDA's yearly "Cost of Raising a Child" report. Adjusted for inflation the damage is $301,970.
August 14, 2013 A hopeful-sounding GDP report led to headlines declaring that Europe's economy is over. But much more evidence is needed before that conclusion can be reached, say the experts who study economies' ups and downs.