Global Economic Crisis

Shocking statistics, expert analysis and preparatory tips to stay afloat during this ever-changing global economic crisis.

From mobsters to fraud to ridiculous levels of leverage, these corporate meltdowns were not your run-of-the-mill bankruptcies. Learn what went wrong and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim of the next big collapse.
We'll tell you how to make sure a bank failure doesn't destroy your nest egg..
Whether they're going under, being bought out, or simply getting a new face, we believe these 11 companies will have a hard time making it to 2012 unchanged.

Read on to find out about the serious fiscal dangers individual states are facing, and to see if your state is in trouble. 
The Sunshine State is the poster child for fiscal irresponsibility. Find out which other states are at the highest risk of financially collapsing.
These four states make up over 25% of America's GDP and are home to over 25% of its population. Get the names of these four states now.

We've put together a list of 10 companies that are teetering on the brink of insolvency -- and you'll probably be surprised at who made the cut.
Your understanding of global events and how they impact the domestic economy has never been more important.
Buckle up and hold on -- a new round of quantitative easing is here and things could start getting very ugly in the financial world over the coming months.

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