Rebecca Lindland, KBB Senior Analyst
Memorial Day is one of the best times to get a car deal. But the auto industry is in the process of deep changes. The average car on the road is more than 11 years old, but sales this year are expected to fall below last year's record number. We ask Kelley Blue Book's Rebecca Lindland how automakers are shifting to a new future with self-driving cars, and a changing marketplace.
Stock Market Strength
Kourtney Gibson, The Loop Capital Markets President
New records this week for stocks, after recovering from last week's steep drop. Despite gloomy headlines in the economy and overseas, since the "Trump Rally" began, the markets seem invulnerable. We ask Kourtney Gibson, President of Loop Capital Markets why nothing seems to be an obstacle to market growth and if it can continue.
New Wedding Rules
Stephanie Cain, The Knot
Getting married is serious business. Even getting invited to a wedding comes with etiquette challenges. How much should you spend on the new couple? What about a destination wedding? Long-held traditions and rules are changing. We ask The Knot's Stephanie Cain what's the same and what is different with this generation of brides and grooms.
Vera Gibbons, GasBuddy.com Senior Consumer Analyst
This weekend marks the unofficial start of summer. It's also a big shopping weekend. From mattresses to clothing, bargain hunters scouring Memorial Day sales can score some of the year's best deals. We ask Vera Gibbons, GasBuddy.com Senior Consumer Analyst what to buy now and what to wait for.
High School Whiz Kids
Steve Liesman, Reporter
It's the economics equivalent of the National Spelling Bee. 11,000 students compete for the Council for Economic Education's National Economics Challenge. This year's Quiz Bowl features students from high schools in 40 states. Reporter Steve Liesman takes us to the final round to see which school team will take home the National Champion trophy.
NEXT WEEK: On-the-job training through apprenticeships. Could it be a solution to the "skills gap"?