How many zeroes is that again?
It's getting hard to comprehend just how much money it will take to rescue ailing financial firms and avert the economic disaster President Bush predicts if a bailout doesn't materialize. All told, the proposed $700 billion bailout package, plus the cost of rescues for Bear Stearns, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, AIG, and the three Detroit auto companies, exceeds $1 trillion. How much is that, exactly? Test your mastery of exorbitant figures with this quiz: