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The Idiot’s Guide to the S&P Credit Downgrade

On August 5th, Standard and Poor’s downgraded the United State’s sterling AAA rating to AA+. But what does this letter…

Making the Grade: A Guide to S&P’s Latest Credit Ratings by Country

Last month, the credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s lowered its outlook on U.S. debt to “negative,” suggesting that the…