The Federal Reserve has declared economic growth "solid." But several new reports show most Americans are treading along a dangerous financial tightrope, where one slip could be devastating.   (Photo by Lee Celano/Getty Images)

Dollar Rises Above 100 Yen For 1st Time In 4 Years

The dollar rose above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years Friday as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo’s aggressive credit-easing moves to help revive Japan’s moribund economy.