The 2013 shutdown offers some clues as to what the impact will be now after Republicans and Democrats failed to agree to a short-term spending deal.
It might seem ridiculously early, but you may wish to heed the benefits of starting your Christmas shopping early.
New research shows uncertainty isn't the cause of slow economic growth. But that could change if the government isn't clearer about policies.
Economists have been tracking how consumers feel for decades now. But what does it all mean?
While some pundits claim the much-hyped shopping day that follows our Thanksgiving feasts has lost its relevance, the reality is a lot more complicated, as four important facts show.
John Lewis' Christmas ad is highly anticipated and guaranteed to get Britain spending.
Perhaps the world's most famous index dropped 1,000 points in a matter of minutes Monday as part of an ongoing global stocks sell-off. What does that mean for you and me?