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Five Steps Women Can Take Toward Financial Empowerment Nov. 13, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Carrie: Despite our many advances, it seems like women still fall behind men when it comes to m... Read More

Business Roundtable Statement Contains Promising Words. So Far, They're Just That Aug. 20, 2019

Daily Editorials

The Business Roundtable, which represents the most elite of America's top chief executives, issued a... Read More

Fake News: The Post-Trump Economic 'Disaster' May. 02, 2019

Larry Elder

Many "experts" expected, predicted and warned of instant economic disaster under a Donald Trump pres... Read More

We Need to Improve Our Financial Literacy May. 02, 2019

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

The economy continues to roar, and most Americans are keeping more of the money that they earn, but ... Read More

Where the Money Is May. 01, 2019

Jim Hightower

Famed bank robber Willie Sutton once explained that he busted into banks because "that's where the m... Read More

What Trump's Fed Nominations Say About the US Economy Apr. 11, 2019

Armstrong Williams

President Donald Trump's latest nominees to the Federal Reserve's board of governors typify the pres... Read More

How to Talk to Your Girls (and Boys) About Money Mar. 13, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: Recently, I've focused a lot on the challenges women often face in securing their fina... Read More

Are You Prepared for a Financial Emergency? Mar. 06, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: What would happen if you were hit with an unexpected medical bill or layoff or your ad... Read More

Cheap Stocks Mar. 06, 2019

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'd like to speculate with about $30,000 and buy six or seven stocks selling for les... Read More

Is Your Mother, Wife, Daughter Investing? Are You? Feb. 13, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: My last two columns have focused on what are, to me, two very important topics: the im... Read More

Looking for a Good Way to Start Investing? Feb. 06, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: In last week's column, I made a case for why getting into the stock market still makes... Read More

Treatments for Prostate Cancer Jan. 30, 2019

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: My husband of 34 years is a retired Marine colonel with prostate cancer, and the doc... Read More

The Case for Investing -- Year In, Year Out Jan. 30, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: If you had an extra $2,000, would you invest it in the stock market today? Should you?... Read More

Investing in Mary Jane Nov. 28, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: Three other people and I own a small company. We've been in business together for 14... Read More

The Ultra-Rich Are Finally Getting Relief From Their Estate-Tax Burden Nov. 13, 2018

Daily Editorials

Under siege and weary from their crushing financial burden, the nation's ultra-rich are finally gett... Read More

Forever Stocks Nov. 07, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'd like to thank you. We used the pro bono lawyer you recommended in 2012. It took ... Read More

3 Unknown Stocks Explained Oct. 17, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: When our father passed away about a year ago, he left my sister and me eight stocks.... Read More

The Rule of 72 Oct. 10, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: Could you please explain how the rule of 72 works for growing the principal and inco... Read More

Mueller Water Jul. 25, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: My Morgan Stanley broker just recommended that I buy 800 shares of Mueller Water Pro... Read More

The Villages Jul. 25, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'm 78, and my spouse is 80. We bowl, play golf and bridge together, and I've become... Read More