Posted tagged ‘economy’

WSJ.com – Pinched Consumers Scramble for Cash (6/2/08)

June 2, 2008

Americans are resorting to often-risky ways of shoring up cash as banks tighten lending standards, jobs dwindle, home prices fall, and food and energy prices continue to climb.

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More Cars Running on Empty

June 2, 2008

More and more motorist are running out of gas while driving. The main reason is that they can’t make their money stretch from week to week while the gas prices continue to rise daily. Check out the full article from CNN by clicking HERE.

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Making a decent living, but still not making ends meet

May 28, 2008

I just read a story on the CNN website about how more and more families are dealing with the continuing crush of the economy.  You can read the story by clicking HERE.  I am hearing about this more and more, in fact I am living it.  I won’t go into details, but just suffice it to say that more and more of us at all income levels are feeling crushed by the weight of our economy.

What have you had to do to help make ends meet?