Ben Bernanke was chair of the Federal Reserve during what became the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. An inside look at the meltdown from the former Fed chair and his defense of bailing out Wall Street.
Many Americans have benefited from the economic boom of recent years – but if predictions of a recession are true, the landing will be especially rough for those of us who have accumulated credit card debt. In a new book, economic sociologist Robert Manning outlines the extent of the consumer debt problem, and explains how we got to this point.
- Robert Manning author of "Credit Card Nation" and "Living With Debt," and is the founder of the Responsible Debt Relief Institute.
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