The US economy cratered in 08. How far it’s come

Low unemployment. Stock market records. Rising home prices. The US economy is in pretty good shape today. Ten years ago, it was about to fall off a cliff. This month is the anniversary of the meltdown in financial markets, which turned a regular recession into the Great Recession. Millions of people lost their jobs, and millions more lost their homes. The recovery has been uneven, but the progress is impressive.


Source: CNN Money