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An Artful Investment Sep. 12, 2018

Taking Stock

I have an opportunity to buy a $250,000 half-unit in a multiunit art-related limited partnership. A ... Read More

The Silver Krugerrand Jun. 06, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'm interested in an advertisement by the U.S. Mint offering silver Krugerrands for ... Read More

10 Value Wines for the Holidays Dec. 05, 2017

Wine Talk

'Tis the season to party hardy. If you're a wine enthusiast with discriminating taste and an unlimit... Read More

Somms Know Value Wines, Too Sep. 26, 2017

Wine Talk

It's not exactly news that professional sommeliers are generally well-informed on the latest and gre... Read More

Liberal Thought Police Getting Scarier Apr. 28, 2017

David Limbaugh

The totalitarian left is emboldened by its selective suppression of speech. Just as scary is the del... Read More

Nutcracker Is Sweet Dec. 16, 2016

Antique or Junque

Q: My husband bought a cast-iron dog nutcracker years ago at an antiques shop. It is about 10 inches... Read More

The Trump Brand Goes Down-market Nov. 03, 2016

Froma Harrop

With polls and prayer as a guide, let's assume that Donald Trump loses the election. What will he do... Read More

The Three Best Steam Irons Oct. 06, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

I just asked Siri,* "How do most people relax?" She rattled off a list of activities, including "nos... Read More

Cartoon Character Inspired Camera Name Jul. 22, 2016

Antique or Junque

Q: I am curious about the value of No. 2A Folding Autographic Brownie Camera that is seen in this ph... Read More

Parlor Chairs Are Circa 1840 Jul. 01, 2016

Antique or Junque

Q: My husband and I were given two identical antique mahogany chairs by an elderly man who had been ... Read More

The Goodness of Cheerios Jun. 08, 2016

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I read your column about the Quaker Oats land certificates and wish I had kept mine.... Read More

Will Changing Brokers Help? Apr. 24, 2016

House Calls

Dear Edith: My parents' house has not sold after being on the market for over 260 days. This week wa... Read More

Looked Without Their Agent Apr. 17, 2016

House Calls

HOUSE CALLS BY EDITH LANK FOR RELEASE: SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016 Looked Without Their Agent Dear Ms. ... Read More

Market Value Back Then Apr. 10, 2016

House Calls

Ms. Lank: I own a house that my mom lived in until she recently passed away. I am in the process of ... Read More

What if the Minimum Wage Increase Is a Fraud? Apr. 07, 2016

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

What if the latest craze among the big-government crowd in both major political parties is to use th... Read More

A Little Piece of Land Mar. 09, 2016

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: My dad died several years ago, and I found 72 individual share certificates for a la... Read More

Real Profits From Paper Errors Oct. 08, 2015

Treasure Hunt

Chances are, at some point while paying with paper money you've handed someone a $10 or $20 bill and... Read More

A Diamond Ring and Riches May. 06, 2015

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: My husband unexpectedly passed away four years ago. Several years before he died, a ... Read More

Kids Who Don't Go to College Also Matter Sep. 25, 2014

Froma Harrop

It shouldn't be this way, but the well-to-do tend to dominate public conversations in this country. ... Read More

Mob Rule Economics Sep. 09, 2014

Thomas Sowell

While we talk about democracy and equal rights, we seem increasingly to let both private and governm... Read More