Survive This Economy

People shop at the Century City shopping mall in Los Angeles, California, for the day after Thanksgiving 'Black Friday' sales on November 26, 2010. Black Friday is traditionally the busiest shopping day of the year and kicks off the holiday shopping season for retailers.(GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Survive This Economy: Black Friday Shopping

This might be the hardest time of the year to “Survive This Economy.” The holiday meals, travel and all that holiday shopping really add up.

CBS 2–11/22/2011

Montage Of Credit Cards. (AP Graphic)

Survive This Economy: Tackling Credit Card Debt

Every week on CBS 2, we’re trying to help you, “Survive This Economy.” Today, we tackle a problem millions of us have – credit card debt.

CBS 2–11/15/2011

Marcus and Sinora Wright sit down with psychologist and life coach, Dr. Amy Johnson, to talk about their family finances. (Credit: CBS)

Survive This Economy: Meet The Wrights

Meet the Wrights, a suburban couple with four children. They are ready to save some cash. Every week, CBS 2 will have experts work with the Wright family on everything from tackling credit card debt to retirement savings to cutting everyday bills.

CBS 2–11/08/2011