03/26/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Green Stimulus Buyers' Guide: Obama's Got You Covered

The stimulus bill has finally been passed and signed into law--and now it's time to help put the thing into action. Which shouldn't be tough to do: tucked into the thousands of pages of confounding language, there are tons of fantastic new tax credits you can get simply for buying great green stuff. Here's what our government's blowout sale's got in the catalog.

Hybrid Car -- If you've always wanted to buy a hybrid car but keep coming up $7,500 short, you're in luck. The stimulus offers a tax credit for up to that much for anyone who purchases a hybrid car in 2009. Hybrid electrics count, too. Recession be damned--it might be time to spring for a Prius.