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  • 'Polar vortex' wallops fliers' wallets

    'Polar vortex' wallops fliers' wallets
    Flights canceled in January's "polar vortex" inflicted $2.5 billion in costs on stranded travelers, according to a new analysis. The 49,000 flights canceled last month more than doubled the number halted by Superstorm Sandy in 2012. Snow, sleet and...
  • On the Town: Women at Work welcomes new executive director; third annual Heart of Business Expo and Luncheon; "Let Your Light So Shine" musical fireside

    On the Town: Women at Work welcomes new executive director;  third annual Heart of Business Expo and Luncheon; "Let Your Light So Shine" musical fireside
    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...
  • LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 02/04/14

    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...
  • Retirement: How to set a nest-egg goal

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance Less than one-third of middle-class Americans age 40 to 59 have a written retirement plan, according to a recent study by Wells Fargo. "People are saving blindly. There's no sense of how they're doing or where they are trying...
  • Race organizer TriColumbia plots way to get back on track

    Race organizer TriColumbia plots way to get back on track
    The Columbia Triathlon Association — one of the country's premier endurance race organizers — expects to be taking event registrations again and offering reassurance to nervous athletes on its website next week after drafting a plan to put the...
  • A new way to gauge college debt, starting salary

    Here's a typical college scenario: Your daughter's dream job is to be an elementary school teacher and reading specialist. Yet she'll need to dive deep into debt to pursue her undergraduate degree, and borrow more if continuing to grad school. She's...
  • Giving the poor more choices sounds good, unless they make poor choices [Letter]

    The problem with giving poor people the choice to "cash out" of the welfare system is the number of opportunities it affords for even more abuses ("Escaping the rat maze of the welfare state," Jan. 13). If recipients choose to take the cash, then lose...
  • 14 money tips for 2014

    I gave you an adequate re-entry period from the holidays. Now, it's time to get back to business and start the new year off on the right foot. 1. Track your expenses. Almost every financial plan starts with this most dreaded task. The good news is that...
  • LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 01/16/14

    Today's Birthday (01/16/14). Career and financial gain comes naturally this year, as you discover experimental, creative and innovative solutions. Social fun heats up into February, when reinvention sparks with spiritual and philosophical inquiry. Romance...
  • Financial planning advice for the year ahead

    Larry Swedroe, principal and director of research for Buckingham Asset Management, LLC, holds an investment philosophy similar to my own. He maintains an investment blog, "On Seeking Alpha," and at last year's end, Swedroe presented a series of three...
  • Rocky start, happy ending

    Rocky start, happy ending
    He was a late bloomer, confessed Chicagoan Rob Shindler, who lived with his parents until he was 30 and earned "an undergraduate degree in tequila." After meeting the right girl, though, he made up for lost time. A friend of Rob's tried to match him...