| Sep 17, 2009
Peter Schiff, the broker, author and financial pundit from Weston who has already taken in more than $1 million in campaign contributions and hired a staff, is expected to announce on national television this morning that he is running for the U.S. Senate...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 7:23 PM
5 tips on saving for education
1. Prioritize your savings. Put away enough for retirement.
2. Cut spending, particularly as college years approach.
3. Maintain flexibility with your savings.
4. Seek financial aid and apply quickly.
5. Explore low-...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 5:08 PM
Transition Laguna has accomplished a lot in the year or so it has existed, including the remarkable and very well attended 'Unleashing' this last spring. Walk through Laguna Village and you'll find signs marking Transition "pocket gardens" on nearly every...
| Aug 7, 2009
| 1:45 PM
Today's topic: How much of a fiscal hazard to California does the state's pension system present? Won't CalPERS recover most of the money it has lost this year once the economy recovers?
Without reform, get ready for fiscal disaster Point: Marcia...
| Aug 17, 2009
Charlie Fitzgerald, 48, is a financial planner and principal in Maitland-based Moisand, Fitzgerald & Tamayo. He recently received a distinguished service award from the national Financial Planning Association for his work with the Florida chapter. He...
| Aug 19, 2009
Kenneth Sahs, 71, faced a once-in-a-lifetime decision last year. His $500,000 convertible term life insurance policy would soon expire. Sahs could drop it and get nothing or convert it to universal life, a form of cash-value insurance, and take on $12,000...
| Aug 22, 2009
Actress and Playboy model Bridget Marquardt has become a first-time home buyer with the purchase of a contemporary Mediterranean in Sherman Oaks for $1,725,000.
Update: This version has been updated to include the names of the...
| Feb 18, 2010
Here's a conclusion we can't argue with: Many rewards in life require taking risks, and the decision to take such risks often must be made under stressful circumstances - whether you're a stockbroker, a surgeon or a commuter in rush-hour traffic.
| Feb 14, 2010
About 100 miles southeast of Tucson is the historic gold and copper mining town of Bisbee.
The once-bustling city has been transformed into an artisan community, with an almost cult-like following among returning tourists. In a town historically...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 3:14 PM
Today's topic: When should we start caring about federal deficits? When should we start doing something about them? Dean Baker and Maya MacGuineas continue their debate on the relationship between unemployment rates and economic recovery, and how much...
| Feb 15, 2009
Originally known as a farming community, eastern Baltimore County's Rosedale is recognized today for its comfortable housing, strong sense of community and great accessibility.
"At one time, everyone knew one another, and I think that base is still here,...