Earlier this week, Fed chairman Ben Bernanke ominously declared that a “recession is possible.” The R-word is everywhere. Every time it is uttered, shudders of anxiety spread through the populace and a recession becomes a little more likely.… Read More


A list of America’s Top 5 Fastest-growing Job Markets has just been released, which should get lots of recession-phobes ready to pack up the moving van and move to the promised land. One bitter irony: these once comfortable job markets become rather un-comfortable feeding frenzies.… Read More