Be selective about spending on the bells and whistles.
Home values keep rising, but experts say we’re due for a slowdown.
The government says inflation is under control. But what you see could be different.
The Electronic Payments Coalition says consumers aren’t seeing savings on retail products since the Durbin Amendment.
Price increases are slowing, but fears of a housing bubble loom.
Wealthy bidders are paying staggering sums at auction for precious gems.
Some of the states hit hardest by the housing crash are seeing double-digit gains.
Home prices are showing double-digit increases in some areas of the country.
Buyers are still shopping for homes and homeowners are sprucing up.
Several factors are contributing to a run-up in home prices that might signal a bubble.