Personal Finance | It's all about supply and demand
by David L. Bahnsen
Posted 9/06/08, 12:00 am
Dominating the causes of the trouble in the stock market over the last year has been the rising cost of oil. Though the price per barrel has come down in recent weeks (the price was at an all-time high of $147 per barrel in early July), the fact remains that the price has virtually doubled in the last year. While many speculate on the root causes of the price increase, fewer suggest practical applications to your own situation.