Posts by Michael Koretzky
Jun 09, 2011 - In today's news: OPEC may help lower gas prices, the first hurricane may be here soon, your flight might not be, new government rules could hurt housing, and alcohol sales are doing just fine during the recession.
Jun 08, 2011 - In today's news: Credit is on the rise, customer service is plummeting, a carmaker calls for a bigger gas tax, Obama says don't panic, and Bernanke says don't relax just yet.
Jun 07, 2011 - In today's news: Construction is deconstructing jobs, "teen" means "job," wheat prices set to rise, Apple takes a bite out of contests, and the U.S. isn't the happiest country.
Jun 06, 2011 - In today's news: Republicans argue about the federal debt, more Americans are on disability, Wal-Mart is thinking small, Obama says domestic carmakers are finally coming back, and the Post Office is running out of money.
Jun 04, 2011 - Here are some interesting and amusing developments from the past week that aren’t exactly news, but might make you smile.
Jun 03, 2011 - In today's news: Moody's is moody about federal debt, Groupon will make money despite losing money, Gmail has been hacked, Ford thinks the best engines come in threes, New Jersey's governor takes a political hit for taking a spin in a helicopter.
Jun 02, 2011 - In today's news: Job growth is slowing, manufacturing is slowing, tax identity theft is soaring, car sales are falling, and Groupon is blowing up.
Jun 01, 2011 - In today's news: Republicans and Democrats are still fighting about a ceiling, home prices are going down again, so is consumer confidence, food prices are going to go way up, and car loan late payments are going way down.
May 31, 2011 - Renting solar panels? Paperless wedding invitations? Some green-tech ideas are really out there. But if they work, they might save you big bucks.
May 31, 2011 - In today's news: Even the Saudis want lower oil prices, Obama goes after employers of illegals, a Congressman goes after rental car companies, Japan's quake is being felt here, and American Airlines wins at basketball.
May 30, 2011 - In today's news: Tornadoes won't blow away the U.S. economy, American families are spending more than ever on gas, Congress investigates the SAT test, the government gets out of Chrysler, and 3D may be coming to your PC.
May 28, 2011 - Here are some interesting and amusing developments from the past week that aren’t exactly news, but might make you smile.
May 27, 2011 - In today's news: The economy is still dragging, foreclosures are becoming hot deals, Microsoft will finally challenge the iPad, the Supreme Court rules on hiring illegal immigrants, and Maine is older than Florida.
May 26, 2011 - In today's news: Banks are joining forces to make it easier to access your money, dark meat is getting popular, new cars get new labels, orders for durable goods weren't so durable last month, and Mark Haines dies.
May 24, 2011 - In today's news: New home sales defy the experts, the U.S. is not the best place to live, oil speculators get arrested, coffee prices are going the way of oil prices, and your next car might have a "black box."