economy

It's been five years since the collapse of the U.S. economy. A recent poll reveals Americans' confidence still isn't fully restored.

In the "new normal" economy, more consumers are saving ... except for one specific demographic. Here are 4 ways to market to baby boomers, who are ready and willing to spend.

After years of cutbacks, it's finally time to start spending. Start by evaluating and investing in these 5 key areas of your business.

The Federal Reserve has injected trillions of dollars into our economy, with only tepid stimulus results. Come fall, it will scale back funding. What does this mean for your business?

A new survey ranking all 50 U.S. states on more than 30 economic measures finds some surprising states at the top--and bottom--of the list.

A recent survey says small businesses are "clutching to a branch jutting out over the fiscal chasm."

Gold prices plummeted 10 percent in just two days as investors decide that the economy may be...improving.

Pessimism looms large among small business owners in California. That may be good news.

Thirty-somethings are suffering the most from the aftermath of the financial crisis, with long-term consequences that small-business owners should keep in mind.

An important financial organization has issued a grave warning about the global economic "recovery."

The DJIA hit an all-time high Tuesday. Caveat emptor.

Why Subway's billionaire founder believes if he had to start the successful sandwich franchise today, he wouldn't be able to do it.