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A protestor affiliated with Occupy Wall Street holds a sign fashioned as a birthday cake on September 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Occupy Wall Street’s First Anniversary

Occupy Wall Street made the world aware of Wall Street’s nearly-obscene inequities. But, unfortunately, that has been about it. How much has really changed because of the 12-month-old movement?

09/17/2012

CBS 2's Dr. Max Gomez' father is one of 5 million Americans suffering from Alzheimer's. His story, sadly, demonstrates how the disease can impact a patient’s finances.

‘Senior Moment:’ Finances And Alzheimer’s Disease

About five million American seniors are battling Alzheimer ’s disease, and among them is the father of CBS 2’s own Dr. Max Gomez. His story, sadly, demonstrates how the disease can impact a patient’s finances.

11/18/2010

Can money buy happiness?

New Yorkers’ Income Falls For First Time In 70 Years

The pain in New Yorkers’ wallets is real. With paychecks shrinking, New Yorkers’ income fell for the first time in 70 years – and by almost twice as much as the rest of the nation.

10/06/2010