psychology

When economic stress proves too much

The reported suicide of acting Freddie Mac (FRE) Chief Financial Officer David Kellermann puts a human face on the damage the recession has taken on...

A free Kiss beats a truffle

Valentine's Day is a long three months away, but what would you rather have: the American classic Hershey's Kiss or the Swedish treat, a Lindt...

8 Ways to Sabotage Your Success

Ever know someone who "has it all," then throws it away by doing something stupid or worse--something fatal? The most well-known examples are...

NJ may be the most stressed state

We New Jersey residents are awfully proud of leading the country in car insurance rates, property taxes and political corruption. Now no less of an...

6 questions to to ask before you shop

It doesn't take a genius to figure out that our country has a serious shopping problem: our national savings rate is below zero, most Americans carry...

Save money: shop when you're happy!

Looking to avoid overpaying on trips to the mall? Don't shop when you're in a bad mood.At least that's the conclusion of a study conducted by...