U.S. lenders are giving as large a portion of new car loans to subprime borrowers as they did just before the start of the financial crisis, according to a new study.
Fantastic paragraph and sentence here from Nomura bond strategist George Goncalves
Summer's over. Welcome to September. Something you should know: It's the worst month for stocks.
Baltic Exchange Dry Index (BDI) & Freight Rates
When you are aware, you can prepare...
There is an ongoing three way debate between those who believe the Fed should do more to strengthen the recovery, those who believe that the recovery is strong enough to continue on its own, and those who believe that the economy has been so fundamen
Reader "X." wrote an article Re: State Government Debt Levels, in which the author makes the case that the US income to debt ratio is approximately 1:1
In my last BUSINESS INSIDER article posted in May, I explained why a housing collapse in major metros was coming and why you needed to prepare now.
Stocks are surging early in the U.S. trading session. The S&P 500 is at the highest level since 2008.
A few weeks ago, Morgan Stanley's head global economics Joachim Fels sent a note to clients entitled Into the Twilight Zone.
The bankrupt California city of San Bernardino failed to pass an emergency budget plan in the early hours of Wednesday morning after an acrimonious fight over plans to sack firefighters.
Some Of The Really Bad Things That Could Happen If You Do Not Prepare For The Coming Economic Collapse
Marc Faber on the big conclave at Jackson Hole
The Treasury Dept. said the national debt topped $16 trillion, the result of chronic government deficits that have poured more than $50,000 worth of red ink onto federal ledgers for every man, woman and child in the United States.
The Great Fiscal Cliff of 2012-13 - Charles Goyette / What Will Ron Paul Say on the Jay Leno Show? / Can Doctors, Drugs, and Hospitals Make You Sick? - Joseph Mercola
The Game Is Rigged
A finance professor in Stockton, Calif., took a hard look at his city’s bankruptcy and thought he saw a smoking gun: a dubious bond deal that bankers had pushed on Stockton just as the local economy was starting to tank in 2007, he said.
The fall of the House of Morgan has begun as stock prices on the global market at Morgan Stanley (MS) begin to fall on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
A reader sent us the following chart and asked whether it was accurate.
We had the opportunity to sit down with Frank Giustra last week, the lion behind Lionsgate Films, and an early architect of countless resource companies
Ron Paul TX Straight Talk 9/3/12: The Doomed Dollar & the Case For a Stable Currency
Apple Inc., accusing Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) of flooding the market with “copycat products,” added the Galaxy S III smartphone to a list of products that it says infringe Apple patents.
John Butler is a Marin County native who studied economics, history, philosophy and international politics at university before embarking on a career in the financial industry.
Did you know that median household income in the United States is lower today than it was when the last recession supposedly ended?
Is the stock market going to crash by the end of this year?
If you could live in any state in America, where would you go? During troubled times like these, what is the best place in the United States to live?
If you just knew two things about the current state of the US economy