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Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad Habits

As 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.


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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good 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.


Checks, Money, Payment, Loans

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Paycheck To Paycheck

It’s a story worth telling since we hear so much about an economic recovery.


WBZ Radio Mic

WBZ Business Breakfast: Innovation And Investment

As New England struggles to shrug off the effects of the recession, Boston’s innovation economy is growing and creating hundreds of new jobs.


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Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove Effective

On 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.


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Food Stamp Usage Soars In Mass.

The number of people on food stamps in Massachusetts has increased by 86.4 percent since the beginning of the recession, according to a new report.


Stocks, Bonds, Funds, Investments

Down Economy Divides People Into Two Camps

On one hand, you have those who are terrified, and on the other, those who see an opportunity. And it’s all based on their ages.


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Poll: We’re In A Recession

Many business leaders in Boston say we’re already in a recession, according to a new poll.


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Keller @ Large: U.S., European Economies In The Same Boat

We’ve struggled to find political compromise in this country, but when you hear talk of a global recession, it’s triggered in large part by the epic European failure to find solutions.


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Recession Now Affecting Women More Than Men

In the years following the recession, men have gained more than 700,000 jobs while women continue to lose jobs.