| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:31 PM
Chicago-based TV pitchman Kevin Trudeau has made a fortune marketing himself as a truth teller who reveals secrets that the rich and powerful want to keep from the public.
Hawking everything from financial advice to weight-loss solutions, the smooth-...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:22 PM
A cautious Costa Mesa council is urging that the city not spend all of a $7.1-million budget surplus and instead shore up its reserves.
Three of the five council members met Tuesday — Mayor Jim Righeimer and Councilman Gary Monahan were absent...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Most of the federal workers calling financial planner Stephen Zelcer have an observation and a question.
They're worried Congress will kick off a shutdown sequel in January — and they want to know what, financially speaking, they should do to...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Q: Will I receive Medicaid if I am receiving monthly income from an annuity and have equity in my house? – No name given
A: To qualify for Medicaid for 2013, the monthly income cap is $2,130. The equity in your home, up to $525,000 in 2013, can...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Today's Birthday (11/20/13). Creativity flavors this year, animating your career. Romance and partnership rise to a new level. Travel with your work around summer, when you've got the microphone and people are listening. Express what you love, your...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The Glenview Park District's expenses are going up significantly in the new fiscal year as officials prepare for major improvements at the Glenview Park Golf Course and updates to other facilities.
Total expenditures in the new fiscal year budget are up...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Bob Hoskins, a British actor whose powerful screen presence earned him a reputation as "the Cockney Cagney" and who, at 5 feet 6 and with a face he likened to a squashed cabbage, gave the short, bald men of the world a reason to swagger, has died. He...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Not only is Women at Work celebrating its 35th anniversary, it's also welcoming its new executive director, Camille Levee, who is the former executive director of Glendale Healthy Kids.
At a recent welcome reception at the Women at Work's Pasadena...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Gilda Chan doesn't mind tweeting about the TV she's watching, the causes she supports, or her job as an inventory manager at Sears. And when her friends ask her about the rent she pays on her Gold Coast apartment, she's happy to tell them. (It's $1,700...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Today's Birthday (03/04/14). Creativity, organization and partnership form keys to prosperity this year. Consider energy like gold, and spend thoughtfully. Streamline routines for efficiency, prioritizing fun at home and with family. Summer brings...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Dear Liz: Recently I've paid off almost $20,000 in credit card debt and am determined not to go down that path again. Because I haven't used these cards in a while, though, I'm starting to get notifications from the credit card companies that they're...