Two-Thirds Of Americans Would Struggle To Cover $1,000 EmergencyIt's a sign that despite years of recovery from the Great Recession, Americans' financial condition remains as precarious as ever.
Blame Economy For Worst U.S. Traffic EverMore jobs and cheaper gasoline come with a big, honking downside. U.S. roads are more clogged than ever now that the recession is in the nation's rearview mirror.
Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad HabitsAs the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
Texas Ranks 2nd In Job CreationSince the Great Recession officially ended in June 2009, the U.S. economy has generated 7.8 million jobs. But the gains haven't been spread evenly across the country.
May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession LevelsGood weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Texas Families Looking To Downsize In Hot Real Estate MarketLooking to downsize, the Sunderlands put their Southlake home on the market expecting to have time to find a smaller place. But, just hours into the open house, the plan changed… quickly. A realtor says the trend is helping fuel “the new bubble.”
Economists: Texas Economy Strong, Getting Stronger Official and independent economists have told state lawmakers that the $1.3 billion Texas economy has completely recovered from the Great Recession and is getting stronger.
Texas Labor Day Travel Back To Pre-Recession LevelsNearly 2.5 million Texans are planning a Labor Day getaway, according to AAA Texas.
Record Number Of Millennials Moving Back HomeA record 21.6 million millennials are refusing to leave the nest, according to a new Pew Research Center Poll.
Local Businesses Think U.S. Still Dangling On Fiscal CliffAfter decisions in Washington, D.C. many are asking – will the vote to avoid going over the fiscal cliff help North Texas companies? CBS 11 News spoke with one local business owner who said years of uncertainty have proven costly.
Recession Babies More Likely To Be Delinquents?The state of the economy during a child's infancy may have an influence on their level of substance abuse and delinquent behavior later in life.
Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove EffectiveOn Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.
More Young Adults Living With Mom & DadAccording to a study, the percentage of adults ages 20 to 34 who live with their parents has risen over the past 30 years. The report primarily blames the economic recession.
State Comptroller Expecting Slow Growth Next YearTexas has emerged from the Great Recession but economic growth will continue to be slow, in part because of hesitant consumers, the state comptroller's top revenue estimator told lawmakers Wednesday.
Study: Child Abuse Increases Tied To Bad EconomyA study published in the journal Pediatrics suggests the bad economy has ties to a rise in child abuse.