Dems facing sticker shock for Obamacare

by Colin Flaherty -- As politicians, the Democratic members of the Wilmington, Del., City Council were early and enthusiastic supporters of Obamacare. As employers, they are suffering from sticker shock after learning more…

Time to don the secret-Santa hat?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We're debt-free except for our house, and that's on a 15-year, fixed-rate mortgage. We also have an emergency fund in place. We'd like to give back more…

Uncle Sam books 50% loss on GM

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) A few days after divesting its stake in the firm that started it all, AIG, and at a profit at that (ignoring that the risk has merely more…

Wal-Mart stores sell out of guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) With President Barack Obama endorsing sweeping gun restrictions in the wake of the school shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, prices for handgun magazines are surging on EBay (EBAY) more…

Coal demand to rival oil within 5 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The IEA (International Energy Agency), has just released its Medium Term Coal Market report in which it has predicted that coal will grow to rival oil as more…