Renting a house or apartment can allow travelers to maximize their budget. Not only are some property owners cutting prices to attract guests, but more people who own second homes are renting them out in order to cope with the economic downturn. As a result, interest in rental properties is growing.
Power generating company Duke Energy has been hurt by the recession showing a 26 percent profit fall in the first quarter.
As this week's Master's tournament brings golf back into the spotlight, the golf industry itself is struggling.