2013 In The Economy

Housing prices rebounded in 2013 and U.S. stock indexes hit all-time highs, though unemployment still held above 7 percent and the recovery from the Great Recession remained tepid. How did the economy affect you this year?

“I found five dollars. Yeah, just lying on the street!”

Herbert Beavers • Unemployed


“I had about 200,000 jobs in October, so I guess it’s going okay.”

Ken Davis • Welder

“Don’t know if this counts, but I lost my dog, bought two more dogs, and then found the first dog.”

Bonnie Barrigan • Physical Therapist