Despite momentary downdrafts, the major stock market indexes keep reaching new highs. The good news is that there are few...
Updated: November 30, 2013, - 02:00 PM
The power of stories is vastly underestimated when it comes to economics, managing money and other aspects of everyday life....
Updated: November 16, 2013, - 02:00 PM
Would you like to weigh in on the debt collection industry’s practices?The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is seeking comments on...
Updated: November 09, 2013, - 02:00 PM
Who can you trust when it comes to managing your money, especially your retirement savings?Sad to say, trust is in...
Updated: November 02, 2013, - 04:59 PM
The Nobel Prize in economics took a strange twist this year. Lars Peter Hansen is an uncontroversial choice, respected for...
Updated: October 19, 2013, - 02:00 PM
I gave a talk recently on personal finance and financial literacy at Century College in White Bear Lake. Students, teachers,...
Updated: October 12, 2013, - 02:00 PM
Q: Should I manage our portfolio myself? As my wife and I near the age 59 ½ milestone in our planning...
Updated: October 05, 2013, - 03:39 PM
Memo to parents, grandparents, recent college graduates and, well, anyone interested in managing their money well: Personal finance is nothing...
Updated: September 21, 2013, - 04:30 PM
Alexis de Tocqueville, the 19th century social-philosopher (and the only Frenchman that Americans consistently seem to love), marveled in “Democracy...
Updated: September 14, 2013, - 11:30 AM