Finance

Credit 101 for Teens and Young Adults

Credit 101 for Teens and Young Adults

July 29, 2010

New credit card laws require people under twenty-one to either have a co-signer or prove they can pay their bills. Teaching young people how to manage money responsibly and build a good credit history.

The Outlook for the U.S. Housing Market.

The Outlook for the U.S. Housing Market.

July 26, 2010

Home inventories continue to rise despite record low interest rates. The administration is turning its attention to the struggling housing market. What it could mean for buyers, renters and the economy as a whole.

What's in the New Financial Reform Bill

What's in the New Financial Reform Bill

July 19, 2010

What's next for consumers and business after Congress approves the largest overhaul of financial regulations since the Great Depression. How the new rules could re-shape Wall Street.

Financial  Regulations

Financial Regulations

June 28, 2010

After months of wrangling Congress will likely pass legislation to radically reshape the U.S. financial sector: What the new rules will mean for banks, consumers and the regulatory powers of government.

Financial Regulatory Reform Legislation

Financial Regulatory Reform Legislation

April 26, 2010

The Senate takes up regulatory reform - what it may mean for Wall Street and Main Street.

Financial Regulatory Reform

Financial Regulatory Reform

April 19, 2010

Senate Majority leader Harry Reid plans to bring to a vote legislation overhauling the U.S. financial system. What the proposal could mean for Wall Street and why many Republicans oppose it.

Simon Johnson: "13 Bankers" (Rebroadcast)

April 1, 2010

recent U.S. financial history and how to prevent a future meltdown

Student Loan Overhaul

Student Loan Overhaul

March 30, 2010

Revamping student loan programs.

Jobless and Looking

Jobless and Looking

March 18, 2010

The struggle to find work when jobs are scarce.

The President's National Export Initiative

The President's National Export Initiative

March 15, 2010

President Obama wants to double U.S. exports in five years. A senior State Department official explains the administration's five-step plan to expand sales of goods and services abroad.

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