Americans' view of money as central to their life is at an all-time high, according to a recent Wall Street Journal survey.  


More and more central banks around the world are in the early stages of creating digital currencies. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told the House Financial Services Committee in March that the Fed had already begun testing a digital dollar.   


The U.S. dollar has been the world's reserve currency since the Bretton Woods agreement in 1944, yet some economists believe the dollar's reign could be in jeopardy. If the dollar falls from its "throne," you will feel it in your pocketbook. There's been plenty talk lately that the U.S. dollar could lose its reserve currency status.


With new and used cars still painfully expensive, Ryan Holdsworth says he plans to keep his 9-year-old Chevy Cruze for at least four more years. Limiting his car payments and his overall debt is a bigger priority for him than having a new vehicle.

First Republic Bank in San Francisco has collapsed, but JPMorgan Chase Bank has taken it over to prevent further banking turmoil  (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Regulators seized troubled First Republic Bank early Monday and sold all of its deposits and most of its assets to JPMorgan Chase Bank in a bid to head off further banking turmoil in the U.S.

Bishop T.D. Jakes. (Photo Credit: Official Steven Furtick via YouTube)

Bishop T.D. Jakes has announced a $1 billion partnership with Wells Fargo to increase the "economic vitality and inclusivity" of underserved communities across America.


The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a 2019 natural gas ban that applied to the construction of new buildings in Berkeley, California. 


Inflation remains stubbornly high according to the latest Consumer Price Index. February numbers lined up with economists' expectations, but prices are still 6% higher than one year ago and increased slightly from January. 


Facebook parent Meta is slashing another 10,000 jobs and will not fill 5,000 open positions as the social media pioneer cuts costs.

A sign of a branch of the Silicon Valley Bank is pictured at an office building where the bank is located in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, March 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

Governments in the UK and U.S. took extraordinary steps to stop a potential banking crisis after the historic failure of Silicon Valley Bank, even as another major bank was shut down. \