Things will get ugly if Congress doesn't approve a debt ceiling increase in three days. Here's how it would affect you.
But this much is certain: If Congress fails to act, the Treasury Department won't be able to borrow new money and will soon be strapped for cash to pay all the country's bills coming due.
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