self help

Hill Harper's 'Wealth Cure' for Owe-verwhelmed

"CSI: NY" actor and author Hill Harper dispenses can't-buy-happiness philosophy in his new book "The Wealth Cure: Putting Money in Its Place." It's a guide that doesn't promise to get you rich quick, but to quickly help your life get richer.

Is Your Financial Situation Grave? Try Zombie Economics

If you've ever felt like your debts were going to eat you alive, the authors of "Zombie Economics" have some advice for you: Battle for your financial survival with the same methods you'd use to fight off an approaching horde of the shuffling, brain-chomping undead.

American dreamers get a rude awakening

Historically, the American Dream has taken many forms. In truth, the dream defies one succinct definition. For some people the dream takes its form...

Can the recession make you healthier?

self examinationWhen money gets tight, does our population fail to take care good of itself? When people lose jobs and homes, does it drive them to more actively...