Tag Archives: Trillion

Obama Making College More Affordable

obama.college.costsPresident Obama unveiled a plan today that is aimed to make college costs more affordable.  The plan, he says, will rate colleges on the value they provide for the money students spend, and then tie those ratings to Federal student aid.  The plan would also include provisions...
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Will U.S. Default On Our Debt?

We are getting close to the August 3rd deadline and many Americans are wondering, "Will the US default on our debt?"  The implications of this happening could be disasterous.  But the fact that we're in this position alone has probably already done a lot of damage to our credit reputation.  Here's a great article from the...
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How To Get Banks To Start Lending Money

We would all like to know how to get banks to start lending money to individuals and businesses, right?  Many of them have recieved bail out money over the last few years.  And many of those bail out dollars have...
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Raise the Debt Ceiling

This was an article today on www.CNNmoney.com written by Jennifer Liberto.  I'd love to hear your thoughts about this topic. Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke reinforced his call on Thursday for Congress to raise the cap on U.S. borrowing, saying a failure to do so could lead...
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