US Economy News

Unemployment rates, inflation, GDP. Making sense of the most relevant economic indicators can be daunting. The Balance not only keeps you updated, but helps you understand what to watch for while navigating these uncertain times.
Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on September 23, 2022 in New York City
The Market Is Down. Should I Sell All My Stocks?
Workers on car assembly line
The Balance Today: News You Need To Know on Oct. 3, 2022
An illustration shows the percentages by which certain Halloween products have increased in price in the last year.
Inflation Boosts Some Halloween Costs by 14% This Year