Understanding what went wrong with the economy is a lot easier if you peer over Bill Clinton's shoulder to find out what he's been reading, or listen to a radio show that explains what’s happening in an entertaining and informative way.
You'll find links to these resources and more, when you check out AARP’s quick and informal guide to getting a better grip on the financial meltdown and the hoped-for recovery. They appear, with a wealth of other materials, on AARP's Live and Learn web pages.
Alyne says that you’ll find everything from a fireside chat by Warren Buffet to an online course at MIT.
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